Introducing Mads Pedersen, CEO of Denmark’s Aurora Nordic, who will soon oversee Europe’s largest medical cannabis production facility.
Four years ago, Mads Pedersen was attending a conference in the US when he heard the story of a 10-year-old boy who was finally able manage his severe epilepsy with the help of medical cannabis. “That was really a moving story for me,” Pedersen told Health Europa from Odense, Denmark: a city approximately two hours southwest of the Danish capital, Copenhagen. “Then I thought, with my family’s 70 years of experience growing vegetables in enclosed environments in controlled greenhouses, we could grow medical cannabis – and help people too.”
At the time, the family business, Alfred Pedersen Søn, was already one of Europe’s largest growers of
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