Devin Quarles joined the GGP team in 2018 as an Operating Partner focused on cultivation and IP. Devin brings years of experience working in conventional agriculture and research, with a focus on Cannabis and Hemp since 2015. Devin provides comprehensive support to the Gotham team, vetting cultivation facilities, processing, and IP and as a key resource for existing portfolio companies where he advises across multiple areas of operations.
Prior to joining Gotham, Devin has managed several different types of cannabis cultivation operations across indoor, greenhouse and outdoor. With a strong background in plant physiology and pathology and cultivation knowledge of dozens of conventional crops like peppers, pumpkins and tomatoes, Devin has a uniquely valuable perspective in the industry.
Devin has a BS in Integrative Biology and MS in Plant Biology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he was also a plant pathology lab and farm manager. Devin lives in Broomfield, Colorado with his wife, two boys, dogs, cats, and large collection of houseplants.