Victor Hamilton founded Environ in the year 2000.
Born in Ballymena, Northern Ireland, Victor has lived on the mainland UK since the 1970s.
He has been a lifetime campaigner for the legalisation of cannabis. He stood as a parliamentary candidate in the 2005 General Election for the Legalise Cannabis Alliance party. Victor ranks at the top of any Google search on cannabis or hemp.
Victor suffers from a number of chronic medical conditions which cannabis helps to alleviate. He has made a detailed study of the medicinal applications of cannabis. More recently he has concentrated on the industrial and agricultural opportunities in hemp and its extraordinary environmental benefits.
With the onset of climate change, Victor believes that it is time for the government to wake up to the huge opportunities that hemp offers.