Zelira Therapeutics CEO and managing director ex-USA Dr Richard Hopkins is stepping down in May after a company restructure saw leadership of the ASX-listed cannabis company transferred to its US team.

Philadelphia-based Dr Oludare Odumosu will assume the role of global managing director with Perth-based Hopkins working with him during the transition period.

Prior to launching Cannabiz, Martin was co-founder and CEO of Asia-Pac’s leading B2B media and marketing information brand Mumbrella, overseeing its sale to Diversified Communications in 2017. A journalist...