Meet the speakers

Next-gen ingredients, plant-based foods, fermentation and more


Juan Aguiriano, Group Head Sustainability, Technology Ventures, Kerry Group

Juan Aguiriano

Group Head Sustainability, Technology Ventures
Kerry Group
Eran Baniel, CEO, DouxMatok Ltd

Eran Baniel

DouxMatok Ltd
Brian Chau, Food Systems Analyst, Chau Time

Brian Chau

Food Systems Analyst
Chau Time
Laura Clark, Entrepreneurship Specialist, The Good Food Institute

Laura Clark

Entrepreneurship Specialist
The Good Food Institute
Austin Cloves, Fundraising and Science Lead, The Good Food Institute

Austin Cloves

Fundraising and Science Lead
The Good Food Institute
Vítor Espírito Santo, Director of Cellular Agriculture, Eat Just

Vítor Espírito Santo

Director of Cellular Agriculture
Eat Just
Brian Frank, General Partner, FTW Ventures

Brian Frank

General Partner
FTW Ventures
Alexander Hoffmann, Principal, M Ventures

Alexander Hoffmann

M Ventures
Gil Horsky, Director of Innovation, Mondelez International

Gil Horsky

Director of Innovation
Mondelez International
Rodrigo Hortega de Velasco, Head of Investments, Doehler Ventures

Rodrigo Hortega de Velasco

Head of Investments
Doehler Ventures
Jen-Yu Huang, Founder, Lypid

Jen-Yu Huang

Tim Ingmire, SVP R&D, Quorn Foods

Tim Ingmire

Quorn Foods
Jim Laird, CEO, Enough Foods

Jim Laird

Enough Foods
José Luis Cabañero, CEO, Eatable Adventures

José Luis Cabañero

Eatable Adventures
Nigyar Makhmudova, Chief Growth Officer, Danone

Nigyar Makhmudova

Chief Growth Officer
Tom Mastrobuoni, Chief Investment Officer, Big Idea Ventures

Tom Mastrobuoni

Chief Investment Officer
Big Idea Ventures
Scott May, Head of MISTA, Givaudan

Scott May

Head of MISTA
Sean OSullivan, Managing General Partner, SOSV

Sean O'Sullivan

Managing General Partner
Ranjan Patnaik, Chief Technology Officer, Clara Foods

Ranjan Patnaik

Chief Technology Officer
Clara Foods
Eyal Rivlin, VP Production and Operations, Aleph Farms

Eyal Rivlin

VP Production and Operations
Aleph Farms
Ilan Samish, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Amai Proteins

Ilan Samish

Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Amai Proteins
Sunil Kumar Sukumaran, Chief Technology Officer, Perfect Day

Sunil Kumar Sukumaran

Chief Technology Officer
Perfect Day
Shannon Theobald, Associate Category Manager, Kroger

Shannon Theobald

Associate Category Manager
Andrew Towle, General Partner, Next Gen Nutrition Investment Partners

Andrew Towle

General Partner
Next Gen Nutrition Investment Partners
Tomas Turner, Co-founder, Cultivated

Tomas Turner

Minerve Vicente, International R&D Director Taste Elevation & FS, Kraft Heinz Company

Minerve Vicente

International R&D Director Taste Elevation & FS
Kraft Heinz Company
Karl Williams, Group Technical Director, The Meatless Farm Co

Karl Williams

Group Technical Director
The Meatless Farm Co
Paddy Willis, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Mission Ventures

Paddy Willis

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder
Mission Ventures
Amir Zaidman, VP Business Development, The Kitchen Hub

Amir Zaidman

VP Business Development
The Kitchen Hub