Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
OMB Number: 3235-0287
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Ashton Kendrick Foster JR

(Last) (First) (Middle)


(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Cronos Group Inc. [ CRON ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
DEFERRED SHARE UNITS (1) 11/08/2022 A 53,763.44 (2) (2) COMMON SHARES 53,763.44 $0 70,067.78 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Upon redemption, Deferred Share Units entitle Mr. Ashton to receive a lump sum cash payment in an amount equal to the fair market value of Company common shares on the date of redemption.
2. Vested Deferred Share Units are mandatorily redeemable by Cronos Group Inc. (the "Company") on the first trading day after Mr. Ashton ceases to be a director of the Company.
/s/ Andrew Davisson, as attorney-in-fact 11/10/2022
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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Authorization and Designation
to Sign and File
Section 16 Reporting Forms

The undersigned, a director of Cronos Group Inc., a corporation incorporated under the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia) (the "Company"), does hereby authorize and designate Terry Doucet, Andrew Davisson and Aaron Werner, each with right to substitute and resubstitute, but for only so long as each of them is an employee of the Company, to sign and file on his behalf the application for the required Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") electronic CIK/CCC codes and any and all Forms 3, 4 and 5 and Forms 144 relating to equity securities of the Company with the SEC pursuant to the requirements of Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 ("Section 16") and Rule 144 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.  This authorization, unless earlier revoked in writing, shall be valid until the undersigned's reporting obligations under Section 16 and Rule 144 with respect to equity securities of the Company shall cease.  All prior such authorizations are hereby revoked.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has executed this Authorization and Designation this 9th day of November, 2022.

/s/ Kendrick Ashton, Jr.