MOPE referred to Dairy Classic as one of the “fastest-growing” ice cream brands in India.
The new hire is part of the firm’s broader objective to open up global investment opportunities.
The Canadian insurer has acquired the only timberland asset held by infrastructure fund manager Palisade.
The investment in the maker of Pasta Chips, a ‘better-for-you’ alternative to potato crisps, is the latest in a series of organic and health food investments.
Despite the slowdown, the bank notes that Chinese imports will continue to be an important driver of the global pork market.
Despite record-breaking levels of investment, agribusiness companies require a change in thinking or risk lagging behind, the report argues.
Sirius Minerals claims to have the world’s largest polyhalite resource, from which it will make fertiliser to export out of the UK.
The firm says the decision to sell the Canadian plant was the result of a change in the needs of a local customer.
A 78 percent fall in deal value and 59 percent decline in the number of deals is due in large part to declines in food tech and online grocery deals.
Report says $320bn of investment could be worth $3.2trn annually and could generate 80 million jobs by 2030.