First proof
of concept fund
specialized in the
agri-food sector

Who we are

Plataforma de inversión especializada en el sector agroalimentario que facilita la conexión entre la demanda y la oferta tecnológica, mediante el acceso prioritario a tecnologías y emprendedores de alto impacto. Estas propuestas se validan mediante expertos y encapsulan en licencias o startups, con el fin de acelerar el desarrollo de los proyectos de innovación.
Con un volumen de 15,2MM€, Tech Transfer Agrifood aportará la inversión en pruebas de concepto y acompañará a los investigadores y emprendedores a que impulsen sus proyectos hasta la llegada a mercado.

Investment
strategy

We invest in proofs
of concept
and round seeds

  1. Supporting entrepreneurs to boost their agri-food projects.
  2. Searching projects coming from entrepreneurs, EBTs and R&D Centers specialized on Food Science.
  3. Investing on high impact projects.
    • Investing in proofs of concept and seed rounds.
    • Developing companies from licensed technologies.
  4. Directly connecting with the food supply industry.

Team

Transfer Agrifood fund is made up of experts with long experience in the Agrifood, Innovation and Investment sectors

Collaboration and knowledge are an added value that allows us to achieve the success of our investments, as well as, finding disruptive solutions to market challenges.

Team

Jose Javier Armendáriz

José Javier Armendáriz

CEO Clave

Graduate in Economic and Business Sciences and PADE from IESE.

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Pedro de Álava

Pedro de Álava

Fund Manager

Executive MBA from Fundación EDEM and CDD Management Development Course from ESADE.

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Antonio Tornero

Antonio Tornero

Investment Manager

Degree in Chemical Sciences from the University of Jaén. Expert in the agri-food quality and R&D sector and in innovation projects.

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Francisco Armedo

Antonio Tornero

Found Director

Degree in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Valladolid.

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Diego Martínez

Diego Martínez

Senior Analyst

Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Valencia.

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Eduardo Pérez

Eduardo Pérez

Senior Analyst

Degree in Veterinary Medicine from the UCM. Expert in the sector of Quality and Food Safety and in Management of Agri-food Companies by ESDEN.

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Gema Aragón

Gema Aragón

Analyst Junior

Graduated in Food Science and Technology at the Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV)

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Advisory Board

Pedro Astals

Pedro Astals

Advisory Board Chairman

Agricultural Engineer with high experience in business management in the food sector.

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Jose Mª Cobo

Jose Mª Cobo

Advisory Board member

CEO the Food Intelligence Company and nutrition expert.

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Fernando Frauca Amorena

Fernando Frauca Amorena

Advisory Board member

Graduated in Economic and Business Sciences from the University of Deusto (ESTE).

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Fernando Valdés

Fernando Valdés

Advisory Board member

Former CEO of CAMPOFRIO Food Group. Director of several consumer companies

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Jesús Navarro

Jesús Navarro

Trends advisor

Expert in competitive intelligence (trends and prospective scenarios) and innovation in business models.

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