Emily Paxhia

Co-Founder and Managing Director
Poseidon

Emily Paxhia is a co-founder and one of the Managing Directors of Poseidon Asset Management, an investment management company founded in 2013 to invest exclusively in the cannabis industry. Emily has reviewed thousands of companies in the cannabis industry and has worked with countless founders in many capacities. She had helped to shape founders’ pitch preparations, their go-to-market strategies/ product launches, and advised on day-to-day business operations. Emily has held board seats for three portfolio companies and participates as an adviser to multiple teams.
Extremely active in the investment decision making and ongoing investment oversight processes, she works closely with her partners to create meaningful deal structures, ensuring that proper governance is carried out at the company level. Further, Emily has dedicated time and energy to supporting policy groups and serves on the Board of Directors of the Marijuana Policy Project.



Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.