Speaker Bio


Rocco Petrilli

Rocco Petrilli

President, National Cannabis Risk Management Association

Rocco Petrilli is Chairman of the National Cannabis Risk Management Association, leading its creation and growth as the only dedicated cannabis risk management association in the Americas. In addition, he championed the startup of insurance captive management company that offers the TRICHOME branded products. Petrilli still serves n the Board of Directors of that concern.

Driven to improve the sustainability of the cannabis industry at large, Mr. Petrilli also serves as CEO and President of National Cannabis Risk Prevention Services (NCRPS), where he facilitated the development of a comprehensive risk assessment tool, CRP2, that prioritizes risk, severity, occurrence, and detection to ensure placement of the proper and effective risk mitigation, education and prevention action plans.

A 30-year business executive and veteran of the automotive components manufacturing industry, Mr. Petrilli has extensive experience in all aspects of global and multinational business planning and development. He also specializes in risk management and talent optimization, achieving multiple team victories in more than a dozen business startups by creating the proper organizational architecture and ensuring continuous improvement. Mr. Petrilli earned a BSc in Chemical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University.