Investors can apply to partner with Innovate UK to align their investments with up to £5 million grant funding in UK registered small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to transform food production towards net zero by 2040.
This funding is from the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.
To be considered as an investor partner you must:
- be an equity provider able to lead series A investments
- demonstrate an interest in transforming food production, with a focus on data driven solutions to boost productivity and improving sustainability whilst targeting net zero emissions
- commit to exploring aligning investment in the portfolio of UK registered micro, SMEs that Innovate UK will identify in the upcoming SME competition.