Non-Executive Director, Interim Chair since 2021 / AusCann Group Holdings
Krista Bates has over 20 years of experience as a legal practitioner, being admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2001.
She has been involved in the restructuring and strategy for the rollout of commercial initiatives in multiple jurisdictions, and has extensive experience in advising on corporate matters such as acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, takeovers and corporate governance. Ms Bates also has extensive experience with insolvency matters.
She is a corporate partner of Lavan and is head of mining & resources group and head of medical cannabis group. Prior to that, she was a senior consultant at Clifford Chance and a legal counsel & director of Fastjet which is listed on the London Stock Exchange.