Phillip Cummins, QIC’s global private equity principal, explains how the Australian investment manager is rethinking agribusiness, how it mitigates weather and commodity risk and why it would consider investing in water.
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Greg Hennenfent has joined the farmland investing firm to help pursue private equity investments across the agribusiness value chain after stints with Starr Investment Holdings, Agricole and the CME Group.
Russia’s sovereign wealth fund has partnered for the first time with the Israeli investment firm to invest up to $100m in Russia’s dairy farming and milk processing sectors.
Agri-Vie Fund II will support mid and low cap companies across the supply chain in Sub Saharan Africa.
Athens, Greece-headquartered Eurodrip has agreed to merge with Rivulis Irrigation of Israel.
Following a N$300m commitment from the Government Institutions Pensions Fund Namibia, the fund expects to raise a further N$150m from local pension funds.
The IFC thinks its investment in a project increase Yangxiang’s herd size and capacity will help the company improve food safety standards.
Credit Suisse Private Fund Group director Connor O’Keeffe and associate Henry Watson explore the trends surrounding Indian agribusiness, in this extract from our new book on investing in agriculture.
Soros-backed Aspada will join the two impact investors in building LEAF’s supplier base and storage capacity.
Paul Yang’s appointment comes barely a month after KKR expanded its Asia-Pacific senior leadership team.