Forward Food Tech Podcast

#4 - Shubhang Shankar: Corporate VC - Raising Investment for Agri-FoodTech Businesses

March 04, 2021 ForwardFood.Tech Season 1 Episode 4
Forward Food Tech Podcast
#4 - Shubhang Shankar: Corporate VC - Raising Investment for Agri-FoodTech Businesses
Show Notes

This is the first episode of our series of podcasts, focusing on Venture Capital raising. In this episode, we're speaking with our special guest Shubhang Shankar, managing director of Syngenta Ventures and we'll focus on the topic of corporate venture capital for AgTech & FoodTech businesses, explore key investment practices and trends in agrifood tech.

A little bit more about Shubhang - he joined Syngenta Ventures in 2016 based in Basel, Switzerland after having worked for two years in the company’s global strategy team where he was part of the team working on developing Syngenta’s Digital Agriculture strategy. Shubhang looks at companies in a variety of industries of relevance to Syngenta, including Digital / Precision Ag and Biologicals. 

Shubhang is currently an Observer on the Board of Ninjacart, Biophero, Tarfin, and Greeneye Technology.

It's going to be a great discussion, so tune in and enjoy the podcast!