Our Management Team
Mr. David Extance, Founder and CEO
David has come from an administrative law background, where his skills were used in representation within the motoring industry. Some seven years ago he grew one of the UK’s first E-Liquid manufacturing businesses that gained interest from large tobacco companies. Manufacturing for forty-eight different companies and brands over this period saw the company as one of the market leaders in E-Liquid manufacturing. In 2016, and after a successful trip to Colorado, to produce a CBD/THC vape product for the US market, David returned to the UK to embark on research for the UK markets. In late 2017 using various combinations of the terpene profiles of the cannabis plant, David launched Reverse Nature in June of 2018.
Mr. Kenneth “Buzz” West – Director
A former soldier and head of Reuters, Middle East and Africa, Mr. West has spent the last 25 years as an entrepreneur in the fields of natural resources, high technology and security. He is currently the group chairman at Kingswood Holdings Ltd., the owner of KW-Wealth, having assets under management of approximately £2 billion. Highly experienced in the financial services arena, Mr. West was the founder and chairman of Ashcourt Rowan plc, which had assets under management of approximately £6 billion. Mr. West was also the chairman of the leading loss adjustor GAB Robins, taking them from management buyout to trade sale to the US group Crawford. He was the senior non-executive director to the Norwegian telecom company, Norcon plc. Mr. West is group chairman at the property developers Blackmore Group Ltd. and chairman of its subsidiary Blackmore Bond plc.
Dr. Moti Gross, Director
is the founder of several companies and start-ups and has managed several publicly listed companies. Moti brings a diverse set of experiences to his role Director, including a background in industrial marketing, finance and consumer services. During his 31-year career, Moti has been involved in marketing, general management, new business development, technological development and financial management. He was a board member in several research and development companies, as well as the founder and CEO of several publicly listed companies. He is a shareholder and active financial participant in the Cannabis and CBD market. He holds a BA in Economics and International Relations, an MBA and a PhD in both Economics and Finance. In addition, Moti holds an LLB, and is a founder and nonpracticing associate in the law firm of Brender, Prachya, Gur, Chen & Assoc.
Bruno Baillavoine - Director
Proven Business builder, with a record of strong profitability from small Companies to Multinationals. A UK Director of Pericles Group:
Leading Consulting firm, an expert in Banking and Finance with over 350 institutional clients./ Director of Cel-Sci Corporation,
an NYSE Company focused on activating the immune system to fight cancer and infectious diseases.
Director of an International Investor Relations Firm in Life Science and Technology./ Seating on the other UK and North American Boards.
Mr Baillavoine was Director for a $325m Initial-UK (BET Plc). Promoted MD for the manufacturing businesses.
BET’s $3.75 billion turnarounds were the most successful turnaround of an FTSE 100.
Previously Director for the Special Operations Division of Grand Metropolitan Plc (now Diageo Plc $70 Billion Market Cap).
Early career includes Director of Prontaprint Plc; the Co grew to 100’s of locations and a successful UK float over 4 years,
French and U.S. Education.
Mr. Cluade Beauregard, Eng, Special Advisor
President of BCTexperts, a consulting firm to companies supporting them in attaining development, expansion, return and profitability objectives. Founded in Montreal in 1993. A visionary and man of achievements, he exerts a strong leadership which enables him to associate himself with high-level work teams in order to reach the aimed objectives. An entrepreneur at heart, Claude occupied the functions of President and Chief of Operations at Intasys Corporation Inc., a capital risk firm for companies of the new economy. Mr. Beauregard has achieved considerable goals such as the creation of Télégescom in 1993 which specialized in the provision of services of planning and deployment of telecommunication networks. He also occupied the function of President, Genitec Telecommunications Inc. of the Soprin Group and that of Vice-President, Commercial Development for the international market of this same group in 1989.
Mr. Daniel Ringuet – Special Advisor
The owner of Darin Capital, specializing in listing companies and raising capital. Mr.Ringuet has over 34 years experience in the financial markets. Mr Ringuet has been assisting and advising a number of companies public and private, from venture stage to development stage companies in their search of capital and human resources. Mr Ringuet has developed over the years an extensive network in North America and Europe. Mr Ringuet has also assisted several companies either at a management level or board position. Being an entrepreneur himself he can understand the challenge and corporate objectives of his client.