An $8.8 trillion global food industry is on the cusp of monumental transformation
McWin team is raising a dedicated Food Tech Fund following the success story of the McWin Food Ecosystem Fund which has to date invested in some of the most exciting companies in the food tech space.
The food system is broken and McWin is a part of building a more sustainable model.
Food and Climate Crisis
The world is headed towards challenges with regard to availability of food and climate impact. The current food system is broken and won’t be able to support projected population growth, nor will we be able to meet climate change targets through it.
~80% more crops needed by 2050 food demand
~30% of greenhouse gases are related to food
9.7 billion humans by 2050
77% of agricultural land used by animal agriculture, despite supplying only 17% of food
2x CO2 emissions from food industry compared to transportation
1.6 Earths needed by 2050 to sustain current consumption
Our focus is on investing in companies that are transforming the food industry. We believe that the following themes will have a significant impact on the industry's future and offer attractive investment opportunities.
We aim to cover investments from farm to fork, creating a balanced portfolio across these food supply chain verticals. By doing so, we hope to diversify risk and contribute to a sustainable and resilient food system.
Waste and Efficiency
Food Service and Restaurant Tech
Strong IP/technology portfolio to protect processes and raise barriers to entry
Differentiated business models, such as B2B focus, in crowded fields
Exceptional core team capable of guiding scale-up phase
Scalable business models tackling large market segments with growth potential
Strategic influence through board level participation or observer rights with a target equity stake
Series B investments where there is a proven product, with revenues and ready to scale
Balanced portfolio across food supply chain verticals, including agri-tech, ingredients, consumer tech, supply chain management, and sustainable packaging, to diversify risk.
Cook Unity is a leading ready-to-eat subscription model company operating in 7 cities in the United States. With over 55,000 ordering subscribers and over 1 million meals sold per month, helping to reduce waste, and promoting circular economy.