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Len Tannenbaum: Paving the way for institutional cannabis banking

Episode Summary

Despite its presence as a major emerging industry in the United States, cannabis has long lacked a key component to legitimizing its place in the mainstream business community: streamlined banking. In this episode, Len Tannenbaum, Founder and CEO of AFC Gamma, discusses his journey to becoming the head of the largest NASDAQ-listed cannabis investment firm and an influential figure in cannabis banking. Len explains AFC’s goals of bringing tailored expertise into the cannabis banking space and the need for safe, efficient institutional banking to support cannabis as the industry continues its rapid growth.