Our Team

Medicinal Organic Cannabis Australia (MOCA) Founders & Management Team

Mr Alessandro Sorbello - International award winning researcher who has been company director for over 30 years and managed multiple national & international companies. He has held senior positions with Governments and was Knighted in 2010. He has a master’s degree in international business and is completing his PhD on consumer behavior.

Ms Emanuela Ispani - Experienced international business consultant in Information Technology sector, her expertise lies in business management, strategy development, research and business planning. She has worked extensively with State and Federal Governments. She is a qualified engineer with a major in Robotics and Automation.

Research team

Led by one of the foremost experts on plant medicine and an internationally acclaimed cannabis researcher, biochemist and former Head of Research & Education at Bedrocan BV, the official Dutch cannabis cultivator. He holds a bachelor’s degree in molecular biology, MSc in bio-pharmaceutical sciences and a PhD in medicinal use of cannabis.

Dr Eliane Karsaklian is an expert of international business & negotiations for over 20 years, Dr Karsaklian has led several organisations such as Discovery Channel, Gucci, Sanofi- Aventis and Walt Disney World with a mandate to expand international markets.

Legal and Accounting team

Mr Joe Catalano is an accounting and finance veteran for over 35 years. Has led his Firm for a number of years with a large team.

Our legal team is led by a Qualified Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax Adviser, who is an expert in private business and high net worth structuring.