Pure Harvest has just received what it bills as the region’s largest seed investment in sustainable agri. We spoke with the UAE start-up’s CEO to assess the market’s prospects.
We canvassed the market to understand what motivated the $258bn pension’s mammoth sale, which marked a turn in a strategy underpinned by what some describe as a ‘very aggressive’ deployment target.
The impact investor is supporting a Senegalese rice miller and a Mozambican livestock company as part of an $11.5m program complementing its main investment activity.
The Indian private equity firm has made its first investment in ag tech by backing newly-established Gobasco, a company focused on optimizing India’s agri supply chain.
The investment into Cloverleaf is understood to be the firm’s first since identifying cold storage as a strategic opportunity about a year ago.
Fresh research by bfinance maps the agri manager universe at up to 90 funds with a median management fee of 1.4%.
The acquisition will enable the Chicago-based pork rind manufacturer to grow its product line and its West Coast presence.
More than 35 Māori groups have committed to the private equity vehicle that NZ Super helped launch as part of its Investment Hub initiative.
Lyons Magnus is partly owned by members of the family that founded Wawona Packing, the fresh produce packaging company that Paine supported in May.
A fresh report seeks to address the ‘disconnect’ between conservation organizations and institutional investors. Its authors told us how LPs can hope to generate returns.