Deloitte acquires Canadian consultancy Cannabis Compliance

Deloitte has acquired Mississauga, Ontario-based Cannabis Compliance, an industry leader in marijuana industry consultancy, the companies announced Tuesday.

Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The newly created CCI Deloitte plans to offer businesses with end-to-end services in the cannabis industry, according to the announcement.

Deloitte said CCI’s 75 employees will work out of its headquarters in Toronto.

CCI Chair and founder Brian Wagner will be retained by Deloitte as a senior adviser.

Joining Deloitte’s Risk Advisory practice as partners from CCI are:

  • CEO Dale Hooper.
  • Chief Financial Officer Sid Hathiramani.
  • Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Karina Lahnakoski.

Deloitte’s services across industries include those related to audit and assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory and tax.

More details about Deloitte’s acquisition are available here.