May 27, 2020

Nature’s Fynd – $80 Million

Nature’s Fynd

Chicago, Ill ; 03/24/2020

Amount Funded: $80 Million

Type: Series B

Lead Investors: Generation Investment Management LLP, Breakthrough Energy Ventures

Participating Investor(s): 955 Capital, Mousse Partners, ADM Ventures, Danone Manifesto Ventures

Company Description: Nature’s Fynd is a Chicago-based food tech company creating versatile alternative proteins to feed the world’s growing population while nurturing the planet. Born out of research conducted for NASA on microbes in Yellowstone National Park, the company’s technology produces a complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture

What funding will be used for:  Increased hiring

Quotes:

“In these challenging times, securing food for our growing population under the immense pressure of climate change becomes even more urgent. We must find new solutions that can both nourish people and nurture the planet. Our innovative technology was developed by studying nature’s own solutions for adapting — and ultimately thriving — in environments with limited resources.”

-Thomas Jonas, CEO/co-founder, Nature’s Fynd

 

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