Aurora Cannabis Inc. said Monday that activist investor Nelson Peltz has resigned as a senior advisor to the company, effective September 25, 2020.
The Canadian cannabis company disclosed Peltz’s resignation while announcing details about its annual general meeting to be held on November 12, 2020.
“…280 Park ACI Holdings LLC has resigned as senior advisor to the Company, effective September 25, 2020 in order to pursue other commitments. 280 Park ACI Holdings LLC, the principal of which is Nelson Peltz, had been providing services to the Company since March 2019 with respect to its US strategic initiatives,” Aurora Cannabis said in a statement.
Aurora Cannabis also said that its upcoming annual general and special meeting or AGM will be held on Thursday, November 12. Due to the global COVID-19 public health emergency, the AGM will be held for the first time in a virtual-only format, via live webcast.
While announcing the appointment of Peltz as its strategic advisor in March 2019,…