Agritech venture forum

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Jitendra Sagili

Chief Innovation & Food Technology Officer

Dr. Sebastian Dreher

Venture Manager North America

Yves Potvin

Founder & President

Jennifer Chiang (Li)

Business Development: Canada Lead

Shelley King


David Kornacki

Director, Research and Product

Andrew Haughian

General Partner

Matthew He

Investment Analyst

Malcolm Fraser

Managing Partner

2023 Speakers & Attending Investors

Craig Hanna

Founding Partner

Yuan Shi

Principal — Food & AgTech Fund

Cameron Semper

Cell-Based Protein Expert

Krista Skalde

Chief Talent Officer

Rob Henderson

President & CEO

Shirley Speakman

Senior Partner

Tobi Mueller-Glodde


Jonathan Goodkey

Principal, Industrial Innovation Fund

Frank Balas

Investment Director

Margaret Oldham

VP of Innovation

Nick Taylor


Jordan Giali

Strategic Partnerships Manager

Kevin Benmoussa

Executive VP & CFO

Mohamad Yaghi

Climate and Agriculture Policy Lead

Brenda Hogan

Chief Investment Officer

Kathleen Eva


Fei Luo

Co-Founder & CEO

Genevieve Pinto


Shelley King


Christiane Wherry

VP, Research and Product

Jaleh Daie


Neal Okarter

Investment Manager

Peter McArthur

VP, National Cleantech Lead

Mark Pendergrast

Director of BD, Bayer-Microsoft Ag Cloud Platform

Malcolm Fraser

Managing Partner

Mary Dimou

Managing Director

Elaine Kunda


Chris Bryson

Founder & CEO

Elliot Cudmore


John Cassidy

Managing Director Canada

Louis Brown

Associate – Venture

Mark Brooks

Managing Director

Alain Goubau


Marlise Hunter

Director of Platform

Björn Heinz

Investment Director

Kyle Scott

Managing Director

Martin Vetter

Venture Partner

Dave Smardon


David Pierson

Managing Director