Organic Cannabis Extracts

Organic Cannabis Extracts

Organic cannabis extracts with Jon Ruiz Executive President & CEO, Medcann. Medcann’s raison d’être is to produce 100% organic cannabis extracts certified for medicinal use, in an innovative, responsible and sustainable manner. They ensure the highest quality for the development of therapeutic solutions that contribute to improving people’s lives around the world. Medcann aspires to become the largest and most cost-effective operator of outdoor medicinal cannabis and one of the largest gene banks in the world. Their aim is to add value to society by promoting research, development, and access to efficient cannabis-based therapeutic solutions for patients that may benefit from their use. To achieve the purpose Medcann believes in working jointly with health professionals, patients, governments, patient organizations, technology partners and investors.


Born in Spain (Bilbao, 1966), he became Colombian in 2010, has more than 25 years’ experience leading both national and international companies in different sectors. President of Philip Morris International in Portugal (Tabaqueira) and since 2006 for Colombia (Coltabaco). President of Casa Editorial El Tiempo, between 2010 and 2015, President of PharmaCielo Ltd., the first company to obtain a cannabis processing license for medicinal use and research. Voted one of the 100 most influential Spaniards abroad in 2014. Before joining full time as CEO of medcann, Jon held the position of CEO of Caracol Radio, belonging to the Prisa group. He is currently CEO of Medcann, first and only company to obtain authorization to grow 5 varieties of psychoactive cannabis. Jon is an economist from UPV with an MBA with distinction from Instituto de Empresa (ie) in Madrid, Spain.