Astanor Ventures, a Luxembourg-based venture capital firm focused on food tech and agtech, is launching a $325m fund.
The fund will invest in food and agriculture technology companies across Europe and North America.
Astanor’s founding thesis is that a healthy food system starts from the soil, is connected, transparent and local, nurtures diversity and grows food that is our and the environment’s best medicine. In its investment activity, the firm applies to the ideas behind the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Since its founding in 2017, Astanor has invested in more than 20 startups including Ynsect, Infarm, La Ruche Qui dit Oui, Notpla, and Apeel.
The team includes:
- Eric Archambeau, Co-Founder and Partner
- George Coelho, Co-Founder and Partner
- Christina Ulardic, Partner
- Hendrik Van Asbroeck, Partner