Glo-up: Leading the change in the cannabis industry

Barclays Eagle Lab - Victoria Street Douglas, IM1 2LH - View Map Isle of Man
Thu, Nov 24, 2022, 5:30 PM (GMT)

About this event

Alex is the co-founder and CEO of GrowLab Organics Ltd (GLO), the first cannabis company on the Isle of Man to receive regulatory approval to cultivate, process, manufacture, import and export legal cannabis products. GLO have also developed GLOchain, a proprietary blockchain software to allow complete traceability for all plants.

Alex has held multiple Hemp licences in the UK and brings expertise to the emerging cannabis industry both locally and internationally. Prior to GLO, Alex has twice been a Founder and held a series of C-suite roles both on and off-island.

As part of the Island plan, building a cannabis sector is seen as a priority by many MHK’s as well as a large proportion of the local population for a range of reasons, and we are very excited to have Alex bringing the next fireside chat to you.

Who should attend?

• Established and early-stage business founders

• Those looking to network with local founders

• Enterprising students and future founders

• Investors and service providers actively support the Isle of Man entrepreneurship economy

Tickets include hearty canapes from the team at The Eatery plus an arrival drink from the Wine Cellar.


17:30 – 18:00 Arrival and networking

18:00 – 18:40 Fireside chat

18:40 – 19:15 Audience Q&A and networking


GrowLab Organics

GrowLab Organics is a British cannabis company. We believe that people should never struggle to access medicinal cannabis to treat their conditions.



Thursday, Nov 24
5:30 PM - 7:15 PM (GMT)


Barclays Eagle Lab
Victoria Street DouglasIM1 2LH

Brought to you by

  • Katie Nicholson

    Katie Nicholson

    Petra Consulting


  • Alexandra Wilson

    Alexandra Wilson



Brought to you by

  • Alexandra Wilson

    Alexandra Wilson


    Chapter Co-Director

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  • Katie Nicholson

    Katie Nicholson

    Startup Grind / founded

    Chapter Co-Director

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  • Sophie van Hooven