As Vice President of Business Development and International Relations, Carla Campbell brings over 25 years of experience building successful organizations with a focus on strategy and corporate development. Carla has a strong record of accomplishment in growing companies and industry through strategic investment attraction, business development, international partnerships, strategic turnarounds and global expansion.
Carla was most recently with Invest Alberta, where she led investment attraction lead generation and deal-flow for the Americas and Asia Pacific, managing an opportunity portfolio worth several billion dollars. She has experience in both executive and leadership roles with private, non-profit and public sector organizations including the American Chamber of Commerce in Canada, Calgary Economic Development, the Petroleum HR Council as well as President of her own successful marketing and business development consulting company for over a decade.
For the past several years, Carla delved deeply into the sectors of life sciences and cannabis and worked with Alberta, Canadian and international companies to attract investment and grow internationally. She leverages her cannabis and pharmaceutical industry knowledge of domestic and global strategic market and product opportunities to successfully grow PeakTerra Ventures. Carla has studied and lived in the United States and Canada. She holds both a Bachelor’s degree from Northern Illinois University and an MBA from Athabasca University.