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AVAC is featured in the March 5, 2015 edition of The Western Producer, the leading agricultural publication for Western Canada. Mike Raymont, President & CEO of AVAC, talked about the launch of Verdex Capital, which will be managing the FVII Fund in Canada. Here is an excerpt from the article:
Latest Press Releases
AVAC Ltd. and Bayer CropScience are founding partners in Finistere Ventures latest Ag Tech Fund
Calgary, AB – AVAC Ltd. is pleased to announce the first closing of the Finistere Ventures FVII Fund, a new $150M Ag Tech Fund. AVAC is a founding partner in the FVII Fund alongside Bayer CropScience and another global strategic partner. The Fund’s mandate is to identify and invest in world-class technologies across early to growth stage companies in the agriculture technology (Ag Tech) space.
February 25, San Diego – 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 changing population demographics. Finistere is collaborating with Bayer CropScience, AVAC Ltd., and other partners to identify and invest in world-class technologies across early-to-growth stage companies in the Agtech space. Read More
Alberta, Canada – AVAC Ltd., a private Canadian company that invests in promising early stage ventures, today announced the launch of their latest brand, Verdex Capital. Verdex Capital will focus on agricultural technology investments and opportunities.
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