The VC is one of the pioneers of Agri-Food tech investment, and one of the most aggressive and recognized ones in the space with more than 50 investments in their portfolio.
They invest in impactful companies that can positively transform the world’s food system. This fund will look to invest across key Agri-food Tech themes such as automation, decarbonization, food as medicine, upcycling, e-market, supply chain, digitization, food-tech, and alternative protein.
Problems they solve
- 1/3rd of food produced for human consumption is wasted or lost in the supply chain globally (1.3 Billion tones per year).
- The world has lost 1/3rd of its arable land over the last 40 years due to current agricultural practices.
- 26.4% of the world population is experiencing moderate or several levels of food insecurity, whereas 20-30% of crops are lost to pests and pathogens every year.
Why we believe
- Fund’s strategy of investing in Pre-Seed/Seed/Series A companies gives us an opportunity to also tap those fresh companies without compromising on the risk factor.
- They are one of the pioneers in the space and an association with them will not only be good investment choice but could also lead to a great strategic partnership.
- Impact is evaluated for all investments & is a critical part of the value creation.
- They have till now launched 4 successful funds which returned an average of ~3.2x on the money on invested capital.
Want to join us on our mission to fight climate change through Agri-Food revolution and discuss our value proposition?
We know taking the next big step is never easy, but if the goals are mutual, things do fall into place. Let’s discuss your idea!