Protis Global continues work in Cannabis with placement of President at Vertically Integrated Cannabis Company, INDUS Holding Co

Protis Global, a leading cannabis executive search firm placed Joe Bayern as President of INDUS Holding Co. Bayen earlier this year. Joe is working closely and in conjunction with INDUS Holding Co’s founder and Chief Executive Officer, Robert Weakley, as well as the organization’s board of directors, in order to carry out and oversee the day to day operations of the company.

Bert Miller, Founder and CEO of Protis Global, asserts that “this is another positive step for INDUS and a quality decision by Rob. As we continue to look forward to this industry, the future goes well beyond cultivation. The companies that can quickly become real executional CPG companies with “brands” will be the ultimate winners and INDUS is taking a leading role becoming one of those winning companies.”

Protis Global has partnered with INDUS Holding Co for 2 years and is now the exclusive search firm for INDUS Holding Co, working directly with INDUS Holding Co.’s CEO and Co-Founder, Robert Weakley. Protis Global has had an active and abundant role in building out various leadership roles within the organization such as Head of Sales and Head of Manufacturing. In addition to the myriad successful placements Protis Global has completed with INDUS Holding Co, the executive search and advisory firm has facilitated industry connections.

Vernon Davis, Partner and SVP of Business Development at Protis Global states that Protis Global is in a very unique position when it comes to matching – attracting – and placing great talent in the Cannabis space.  We have a very obvious competitive advantage.  We have been placing top professionals in the Food/ Beverage – FMCG space for 20+ years prior to jumping into the Cannabis industry.  Our access to top talent that is qualified and wants to be in Cannabis is unmatched.  This experience has been an amazing advantage for our clients.”

Protis Global looks forward to continuing its extensive work within cannabis, partnering with leading and innovative organizations that are ready for exceptional growth.


About Protis Global: Protis Global is a leading executive search and advisory firm specializing in the Consumer, Food & Beverage, Cannabis and Hospitality industries. Protis Global operates with the sole purpose of being the most forward-thinking and value-added strategic partner in recruitment and advising. The mission is to be the superior authority on human capital. Over 23 years of experience has given Protis Global the expertise to navigate these industries with intense focus and precision. With an incredible knowledge of diversity and the understanding that talent is the foundation of every organization, Protis Global masterfully tailors each partnership to their client’s specific goals and vision. Visit Protis Global at

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