MENTORS

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MENTORS

Sandhya Sriram
Sandhya SriramCEO & Co-founder, Shiok Meats Pte. Ltd.
A biotech enthusiast, scientist and entrepreneur, currently building a cell-based clean meat company, Shiok Meats, in Singapore.
Ryan Bethencourt
Ryan BethencourtCEO at Wild Earth
CEO of Wild Earth, the leading plant based pet food company in the US, and Partner at biotech VC firm, Babel Ventures
Jenna Cameron
Jenna CameronGrowth Manager, Wild Earth
Jenna is a leader in the plant-based food space with an extensive background in sales, marketing, and operations.
Ryan Pandya & Perumal Gandhi
Ryan Pandya & Perumal GandhiCo-Founders, Perfect Day
Perfect Day is a food company on a mission to create delicious animal-free dairy products, while leaving a kinder, greener footprint on the planet.
Stephanie Downs
Stephanie DownsCo-Founder & Board Chairman, Material Innovation Initiative
A serial entrepreneur with extensive work in business development and marketing.
Dr. N. Madhusudhana Rao
Dr. N. Madhusudhana RaoCEO AIC- CCMB
A PhD in Biochemistry from National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad, Dr Rao also holds a Master’ in Agriculture from Punjab. He has rich career in protein engineering and cell biology of gene delivery.

EXPERTS

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EXPERTS

Isha Datar
Isha DatarTechnology Specialist
Executive Director of New Harvest, a non-profit research institute, building and establishing the field of cellular agriculture.
Josh Balk
Josh BalkEntrepreneurship and Government policy (US) Specialist
Vice President, Farm Animal Protection Campaigns Humane Society of the United States.
Vikas Garg
Vikas GargCustomer acquisition and Sales Specialist
Vikas launched abillionveg after 15 years in finance & government, and is a dedicated sponsor of education and conservation initiatives around the world.
Hiren Chandaria
Hiren ChandariaFinance Specialist
Business Head – Goldex, UK, with more than 15 years of enriching experience in financial markets having worked with Industry-leading Commodities Exchanges, Marketplace, Fund houses, Traders and Non-Banking Financial Companies.
Katharina Wagner
Katharina WagnerCommunications & POS Marketing Specialist
Founder of SPOONFUL Food + Beverage Marketing. Passionate food marketing & communications consultant with 10+ years experience international FMCG industry.
Laura Roosenboom
Laura RoosenboomDigital Communications & Performance Marketing Specialist
Head of Digital Marketing Spoonful Solutions, with 7 years of experience in digital communication, marketing and branding.
Ira Van Elen
Ira Van ElenAlternative Proteins and Clean Meat (Europe)
Cofounder & CEO of KindEarth.Tech, The Amsterdam Alternative Protein & Dairy Summit that brings together all players in the sustainable protein industry.
Dr. Dalal AlGhawas
Dr. Dalal AlGhawasR&D and Commercialisation
Program Director at Big Idea Ventures, and has worked with more than 15 global food technology startups.
Dr Matthew Zhao
Dr Matthew ZhaoPost-harvest technology, food packaging and processing and shelf-life evaluation
Food Scientist at Big Idea Ventures, and has worked with several companies in successfully adopting innovative novel technology solutions.
Kartik Dixit
Kartik DixitEntrepreneurship and Fundraising
Co-Founder and CEO Evo Foods, a company creating India’s first plant based egg using plants and deep science.
Keyur Bhatia
Keyur BhatiaDistribution and Logistics Specialist
Founder of TJUK Trade Networks, President of FSDA and Founding trustee of MCSWA. Passionate, creative entrepreneur who thrives on creating innovative sales and distribution solutions for brands.
Astha Shukla
Astha ShuklaFundraising expert
Astha Shukla is an Associate at Saama Capital India Advisors LLP, an established early stage, investment firm with deep experience in the Indian venture and entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Nicole Rawling
Nicole RawlingMaterials Expert
Co-Founder and Executive Director at Material Innovation Initiative which is fast tracking next generation materials to replace animals in the fashion, home goods, and automotive industries.
Abhay Rangan
Abhay RanganEntrepreneurship and Plant Based Milk Specialist
Founder of Goodmylk, with growing experience in marketing, strategy, customer acquisition and beverage processing in the Indian ecosystem.
Mala Paropkari
Mala ParopkariLegal Compliance and Finance Expert
CFO – Head Finance, Strategy, Adaa Traders Pvt Ltd (Lotus House Group), CFO – KI Fashions and CFO, Head of Finance, Reddy Futures Intl Ltd

INVESTOR PANEL

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INVESTOR PANEL

Sandeep Sibal
Sandeep SibalAngel Investor
CEO, Fourth Frontier and Board Member, GiveIndia
Mahavir Sharma
Mahavir SharmaAngel Investor
Chairman of TiE Global board of Trustees, Chairman TiE India Angels (TIA) and Chairman and co-founder of Rajasthan Angels.
Jay Karandikar
Jay KarandikarVC
Venture Partner at New Crop Capital.
Andrew Ive
Andrew IveVC
Andrew is the founder of Big Idea Ventures, Advisory Board member for Tufts Nutrition Council and Friedman School Entrepreneurship Advisor.
Prayag Mohanty
Prayag MohantyVC
Senior Vice President at Fireside Ventures
Amy Trakinski
Amy TrakinskiVC
Managing Director VegInvest
Amit Grover
Amit GroverFundraising and Entrepreneurship Expert
Founder and Managing Partner at Grover & Company England, an aspiring Venture Capital Fund Manager currently raising USD 30 Million.
Parag Agarwal
Parag AgarwalAngel Investor
Divisional CFO, British MNC, Founder TAP India Foundation , Trustee – Ahimsa Trust