Get your start-up discovered by international investors and influencers within the industry at  Food Tech Matters

Some of the April and November Investors and Industry Leads

Rogier Pieterse, Managing Director at Pymwymic
Serpil Tascioglu, Director R&D Foods Transformation at Unilever
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Frederic Hoffmann, Chief Development Officer at ProjectX Global
Saskia Hoebee, Associate at Five Seasons Ventures
Sejal Ravji, Director at Pascual Innoventures
Claire Smith, Founder of Beyond Investing
Ivan Farnetti, Founder & Managing Partner at Five Seasons Ventures
Jonathan Lander, CEO of Volvere Plc

Food Tech Matters brings together active international investors and industry leads, looking for exciting opportunities in the agri-foodtech space and to find the most disruptive tech and products emerging on the scene.

Via themed pitch sessions and a premium matchmaking service, Food Tech Matters is a unique opportunity to make 1-2-1 connections with the people ready to transform your business.

How do the pitches work?

Four sessions will run each day, both days of the event. Shortlisted companies will be selected to pitch in each session, and will have the chance to deliver a three minute pitch, followed by three minutes feedback from the investor judging panel. 

Deadline for pitch application is October 30th, applications will then be presented to the judging panel who will select the successful start-ups to pitch.

All pitches can be viewed live by all attendees.

Contact Tilly St Aubyn for start-up passes 

Live Pitch: Next Gen Food & Drink – Jack & Chill

Watch as plant-based frozen food start-up pitch their Indian-sourced jackfruit products to a panel of investors at Food Tech Matters April edition. Watch

Live Pitch: Next Gen Food & Drink – Mama Dolce

Watch as socially-conscious ice cream start-up pitch their luxury, plant-based product range to a panel of investors at Food Tech Matters April edition. Watch

Live Pitch: Agtech – Hummingbird Technologies

Watch as innovative agtech start-up pitch their revolutionary data-driven technology to a panel of investors at Food Tech Matters April edition. Watch

Talk to us – Help us to help you 

Fill out our short questionnaire to tell us your challenges, your needs and how you’d like Food Tech Matters to help. Whether you’re an early-stage start-up seeking knowledge and investors or an established brand searching for opportunities in the industry, we are here to help you. Questionnaire 

Watch – Countdown: 10 best investors’ questions

Over 60 start-ups pitched to investors and food industry delegates at Food Tech Matters this April hoping they’d invest in their businesses. Watch the 10 best investors’ questions they were asked during their pitch. Watch 

17 expert tips for a successful start-up pitch

Investors and corporates attending Food Tech Matters 20-21 April share their inside knowledge for a successful start-up pitch. Read more

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Benefit from a personal, premium matchmaking service to connect you with businesses most relevant to you

Networking takes up valuable time and Food Tech Matters streamlines that process so that you spend less time searching and more time collaborating. The Food Tech Matters partnerships team works closely with start-ups to fully understand your business objectives.  Get connected with companies and investors that fit your criteria via a dedicated 1-2-1 video meetings platform which runs during the two day event.