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CANNABIS INDUSTRY POWER PLAYERS

Explore a wide variety of cannabis stakeholders, prominent figures and individuals with influence in the cannabis industry.

Including cannabis farmers, influencers, activists, celebrities, brands, business leaders, politicians, cannabis brands and more. 

POLITICIANS &
CANNABIS

CANNABIS
ACTIVISTS

CANNABIS
COMPANIES

DOCTORS &
CANNABIS

CELEBRITIES &
INFLUENCERS

Cops &
Cannabis

Other Power
Players

Ratings for Cannabis Industry Power Players

1 star

1/5

Overall negative views regarding cannabis. Regularly dismissive of, and opposed to, cannabis reform and formal legislation. 

2 star

2/5

Slightly better than completely negative views surrounding cannabis. These figures may have the possibility of turning their views around in the future. 

3 star

3/5

Similarly positively and negatively weighted opinions regarding cannabis. Cannabis news associated with a 3 star figure might be mixed.

4 star

4/5

These figures maintain positive views on cannabis and play their own role in influencing the cannabis industry and its future potential. 

5 star

5/5

These figures have an unwavering, positive perspective on cannabis and are actively paving the way for marijuana’s bright future. 

PROMINENT POLITICIANS WITH OPINIONS ON CANNABIS

Politics play a big role in the cannabis industry, with prominent politicians having an influence on the marketplace. 

Whether you’re a cannabis grower, consumer or entrepreneur, the voices of politicians and their views on cannabis matter. Their opinions may even drive legislation depending upon their influence in a certain region. 

We summarise the views of cannabis by individual politicians, providing a star rating system to indicate their perspective on the marijuana industry. 

Learn more about political power players in the cannabis industry.

BUSINESS LEADERS IN THE CANNABIS INDUSTRY

Business leaders and entrepreneurs are an important part of the cannabis industry. 

They provide insight into cannabis as it pertains to the business world – uncovering risks, opportunities and finding ways to maximise the benefits of cannabis from an economic perspective. 

Find out more about influential business leaders in a range of cannabis industries, and discover their unique ratings. 

ACTIVISTS IN THE CANNABIS INDUSTRY

Cannabis activists play a unique role in cannabis industries – flying the cannabis flag high and striving to drive change in order to utilise the full value of cannabis. 

We cover a wide range of pro cannabis activists at the forefront of the marijuana movement, including some of the famous cannabis activists such as Myrtle Clarke, Tony Budden and Gareth Prince. 

Explore cannabis activists, find out about their backgrounds in marijuana, and uncover their star ratings

COMPANIES IN AFRICA’S CANNABIS INDUSTRY

Explore a wide variety of cannabis companies in Africa’s cannabis industry, and the number is only set to grow as the marijuana movement continues to expand across the continent. 

It is estimated that Africa’s cannabis industry could be worth $7.3 billion by 2023 – however, due to a lack of speedy legislative reform, only a limited range of highly regulated products and services are available. 

Learn more about cannabis companies and their influence on various industries in Africa. We also provide each cannabis brand a unique star rating.

Doctors & Cannabis

Learn about doctors in Africa and their opinions on cannabis.

To get a true medical perspective, consulting a knowledgeable medical professional with experience in cannabis is essential. You can also find out how prominent medical figures view cannabis and the new ways cannabis may be used in healthcare. 

Explore more about doctors and cannabis, and discover their star ratings.

Cannabis Celebrities

Cannabis celebrities and cannabis influencers spread the marijuana movement online, through various forms of curated content. 

Cannabis influencers and celebrities walk you through the cannabis industry from their perspective, even partnering with your favourite cannabis brands. 

We cover some of the most well known cannabis influencers and celebrities in the marijuana marketplace. Explore their backgrounds and uncover their star ratings.

Cannabis & Cops

Police forces around the African continent have historically had very polarised and adverse views on cannabis. 

Even with the legalisation of cannabis for recreational use and cultivation limited to your private space, in South Africa, prominent figures in the police force have come out in continued force against this highly beneficial plant. 

Explore well known police figures in the African cannabis industry that have expressed their opinions on cannabis, and how their voice might influence the industry. You can also find their their star ratings. 

Other Power Players in the African Cannabis Industry

There are plenty of other power players in marijuana markets across the African continent that may not conform to our former categories. 

Explore their backgrounds in their marketplaces and uncover their unique star ratings.