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Burcon NutraScience

Burcon NutraScience

Burcon is food biotechnology company that was founded in 1998, and headquartered out of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, producing plant-based proteins and ingredients for food and beverage industry.

Burcon Nutrascience is a food and biotechnology company operating out of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, that was founded in November, 1998 as a venture capital pool corporation. Initially, Burcon Nutrascience was focused on evaluating assets, properties, and other businesses to acquire. It was not until October 8, 1999 when Burcon Nutrascience acquired a company operating out of Winnepeg, Manitoba, Canada called BMW Canola, that Burcon Nutrascience pivoted to become a food and biotechnology company.

Burcon Nutrascience develops and produces plant-based products and ingredients for use in food and nutritional supplements. Notable products made by Buron Nutrascience include: CLARISOY, Peazazz, Puratein, Supertein, and cannabis extracts.

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Dr. Allan Yap

Chairman & CEO

Evangelina Rodrigues-Vieira

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Jade Cheng

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Johann Tergesen

President and COO

Martin Scheizer

Vice President of Technical Development

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