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Global experts on the future of protein

Global experts on the future of protein

Lever VC’s team is made up of diverse expert investors, operators, and scientists with complementary skills and a collective commitment to shaping a sustainable food and agriculture future.

Key members of Lever VC’s investment team have been active investors in alternative protein since 2014, backing early winners like Beyond Meat, Impossible Foods, JUST, Miyoko’s, and Kite Hill and emerging leaders like TurtleTree, Clever Carnivore, UPSIDE Foods, and Birdman. Members of Lever VC’s investment team have executed over 85 deals (including follow-ons) in the Food Tech, AgTech, and CPG sectors over eight years, with stellar multiples on invested capital and exits.

Key members of Lever VC’s investment team have also deployed over $450 million into the conventional animal agriculture sector since 2015, and advised leading companies operating through the value chain, leveraging their expertise in the global food industry.

Lever’s in-house SciTech team has previous commercial and research-based experience in the food tech, bioengineering, materials science, and synthetic biology landscape is a key differentiator, enabling deeper company diligence and value add to portfolio companies.

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