FINISTERE PARTNERS WITH ENTREPRENEURS
WHAT WE INVEST IN
We invest in private companies that are doing what others would say is impossible across the agricultural and food value chains. We focus on three investment areas: Life Science, IT and Sustainability. We invest across the company lifecycle but aren’t afraid to get in early.
Finistere Ventures Announces First Closing of New $150 Million Agtech Fund in Collaboration with Bayer CropScience and AVAC Ltd.
Finistere Ventures, a California-based innovation capital firm and one of the pioneers in the rapidly growing agriculture technology (Agtech) sector, announced the first closing of its new $150M Agtech Fund, Finistere II. The Fund focuses on new technology solutions in food productivity, sustainability, and nutrition to address the ever-decreasing agricultural land resources, climate change, and […]November 27th, 2015
AgTech Innovator Accelerates Growth to Tackle Global Drought and Rising Farming Costs San Francisco, CA & Tel Aviv, Israel — June 22, 2015 —CropX, provider of the world’s most advanced adaptive irrigation service, today announced it has completed the first close of its $9 million Series A financing. Led by Finistere Ventures, Innovation Endeavors, and […]November 27th, 2015
ShopWell Raises $3.4 Million to Help Consumers Discover Better Food Personalized Nutrition Platform Aims to Address Some of America’s Most Prevalent Health Challenges San Carlos, CA — October 13, 2015 — ShopWell Labs, Inc., maker of the popular nutrition-driven food discovery platform, ShopWell®, today announced it has closed a $3.4 million financing round, […]October 13th, 2015