Robert Cookson is a consultant at Hanway Associates. He advises companies on how to enter and build their businesses in Europe’s legal cannabis markets. His work includes regulatory forecasting, competitive analysis and market sizing. Previously, Robert spent nearly a decade as a journalist at the Financial Times in London and Hong Kong, covering a range of topics from technology and media to Asian financial markets. He has also worked at Amazon and Piton Capital, a venture capital fund. He has a degree in Experimental Psychology from the University of Oxford and an MBA from London Business School.