CannabisNewsBreaks – Flora Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FLGC) Names Former Amazon, Boeing Exec as CFO

Flora Growth’s (NASDAQ: FLGC), a leading all-outdoor cultivator, manufacturer and distributor of global cannabis products and brands, has announced a new chief financial officer. Former Amazon and Boeing official Elshad Garayev has accepted the new position and will be joining the FLTC team on the business day following the date on which the company files its mid-year financial results with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Garayev has more than two decades of financial leadership experience, and has worked at Amazon, Boeing, BP and RPK Capital. In his new role, he will focus on FLGTC growth initiatives as well as financial discipline and reporting. According to the announcement, Garayev is currently serving as vice president of finance and is working closely with Flora Growth’s current CFO Lee Leiderman, who is moving to an advisory role to enable him to spend more time with his family and focus on his health. Garayev has a proven track record in assisting organizations with the development and implementation of accounting and reporting policies as well as building high-performance finance teams. “Mr. Garayev is a deeply talented and experienced individual, and I am thrilled to welcome him to the Flora team at this exciting time in the company’s evolution. As Flora seeks to establish itself as a global leader in cannabis, adding someone of his caliber will further strengthen our position,” said Flora Growth Corp.’s chair and CEO Luis Merchan in the press release. “On behalf of both our executive leadership team and our Board of Directors, I want to personally thank Mr. Leiderman for his commitment and service to Flora through an incredible growth phase for the company. He has played an important role in setting the foundation for our future success and we look forward to continuing to work with him in his new capacity.”

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About Flora Growth Corp.

Flora is building a connected, design-led collective of plant-based wellness and lifestyle brands designed to deliver the most compelling customer experiences in the world, one community at a time. As the operator of one of the largest outdoor cannabis cultivation facilities, Flora leverages natural, cost-effective cultivation practices to supply cannabis derivatives to commercial, house of brands, and life sciences divisions. For more information about the company, please visit

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