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Farard is the CEO and Founder of Healthcare International Research (HIR), a globally operating company based in the United Kingdom. HIR specialise in the manufacture, distribution and retail of best in class, legally registered cannabinoid based skincare and health products, formulated, using over 60 years of research and data by world-renowned scientists based in the Czech Republic. A former British Army Officer and Green Beret, Farard looked to find a natural alternative for severe skin, muscle & joint issues due to injuries sustained during Service and embarked on creating a company based on regulatory compliance and extensive R&D and thus HEMPE was born.
Farard holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Risk Crises and Disaster Management as well as a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Leicester and University of Northampton respectively. He is a Chartered Fellow in both the Chartered Management Institute and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport. A senior executive with extensive leadership, project and programme management experience gained both in Service and as a Social Entrepreneur. He also has extensive experience in developing and leading business change management plans with a background in logistics, risk, and crisis management as well as personnel sectors.