SOURCE: Rich Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

April 06, 2017 03:00 ET

Rich Pharmaceuticals announces Industry Veteran to Join CannCodex

BEVERLY HILLS, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 6, 2017) - Rich Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC PINK: RCHA) ("Rich" or the "Company"), a biopharmaceutical company's new division, CannCodex, announces the appointment of Cannabis industry veteran Justin Braune as member of the CannCodex Advisory Board. 

In his capacity on the Advisory Board, Justin Braune will add significant value to the Company's planned CannCodex subsidiary with his deep industry experience and extensive contacts. He will be directly involved in the development of CannCodex to guide its development which is expected to be one of the most sought out databases within the industry. 

Justin Braune brings with him years of public company experience and understanding of the industry landscape. Currently serving as a founding Chairman of the Cannabis LAB, Los Angeles chapter, he sits with one of the most esteemed groups within the industry. He has also presented at multiple industry conferences on prevalent cannabis industry topics. Justin is a graduate of the Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD, Naval Nuclear Propulsion School, and the University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business where he earned his MBA.

"We are fortunate that we could get the attention of someone that has such deep connections in the MMJ industry, Justin is a great resource for us to have as we build a database and products that will bridge the MMJ industry and the Pharmaceutical Industry," stated Ben Chang, CEO of Rich Pharmaceuticals.

Justin Braune stated, "It's exciting to see this industry mature so quickly and watch biotech and pharmaceutical companies, not only acknowledge the medicinal value in Cannabis, but enter the space and pursue the furtherment of research and development of non-traditional treatment methods involving CBD and THC. I couldn't be more excited to work with Ben and his outstanding team to deploy their skills within this budding industry."

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