Benjamin Belldegrun and Philip Erlanger. It provides growth stage capital to companies in the food and agriculture technology. It has invested in the crop genetics, robotics, farm data management, harvesting and processing, and aquaculture sectors.
Pontifax Agtech closed its first fund in 2017 at a value of $105 million. This fund was largely back by institutional and university investors.
In October 2019, it had the first close of its second fund which had a target value of $250 million.
Precision BioSciences is a biotechnology developing a gene editing platform for the creation of cell therapies, gene therapies, and agricultural products.
Agriculture company developing novel methods of pest control
Pairwise Plants is a Durham, North Carolina-based company founded by David Liu, Feng Zhang, Haven Baker, J. Keith Joung and Tom Adams.
FoodLogiQ offers Software as a Service solutions to connect the world's food supply chain, promoting food safety through traceability and sustainability.
Genome editing company