Khiron Life Sciences With Alvaro Torres


Khiron Life Sciences is a vertically integrated global medical and CPG cannabis leader with core operations in Latin America and Europe.
They currently have distribution throughout various countries in Latin America, along with activity in North America and Europe.

The company is licensed in Colombia for the cultivation, production, domestic distribution, and international export of both low and high THC medical cannabis products from Colombia to the UK, Peru, and Uruguay/Brazil.

Alvaro Torres is the founder, CEO, and Director of Khiron. He has almost two decades of experience in the Latin American market, including infrastructure projects and project finance, management strategy, team development, and mergers and acquisitions.

Alvaro was previously head of business development for SNC-Lavalin, Colombia, and was instrumental in growing the company from two people to more than 2,000 people in Colombia over the course of three years.

Torres has overseen the development of projects totaling over $1 billion in capital expenditure, including the development and construction of Colombia’s tallest skyscraper. Mr. Torres holds a Bachelor of Engineering and a Master of Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and an MBA from Georgetown University.

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