Ricardo Blanco Sanchez, B.Sc.
Ricardo Blanco Sanchez leads the microbiology laboratory in Bloom Labs at Perennia. His focus is on developing, implementing, evaluating, and performing microbiological testing methods in cannabis. He will also contribute to maintaining quality assurance standards for food and plant analysis at Perennia.
Ricardo received a BSc in Microbiology from the University of Guelph. He joins Perennia from Parmalat Canada, where he was a Microbiology Research Scientist at the R&D facility. He brings expertise on shelf-life studies, environmental monitoring, and pathogen control. His last role at Parmalat primarily focused on managing the environmental pathogen program, under ISO 17025 accreditation standards.
Ricardo is native to Venezuela but grew up in London, Ontario. He is excited to live in Nova Scotia and explore the Canadian Maritimes.