Billionaire activist investor Nelson Peltz has resigned as a senior advisor to Aurora Hashish Inc. to pursue different commitments, the corporate introduced Monday.

Peltz first joined Aurora in March 2019 beneath a senior advisory providers settlement the place he was tasked with serving to the corporate devise a technique to discover a strategy to marry its hashish enterprise with the U.S. shopper market.

Peltz, a founding companion of Trian Fund Administration LP, a New York-based hedge fund with greater than US$9 billion in property beneath administration, was heralded on the time of his hiring to be a key a part of a broader U.S. play that would assist unlock potential partnerships with Aurora and different consumer-packaged items firms.

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