PeakBridge, an agrifoodtech investor, has successfully closed its Growth Fund II at $187 million in partnership with Edmond de Rothschild Private Equity, bringing its total assets under management to over $250 million. The fund will target Series A and B stage startups in the US, Europe, and Israel across five categories: ingredients innovation, alt protein technologies, digitalization and food systems 4.0, nutrition and health, and alternate farming systems. Notable investors include Grupo Bimbo, Royal Cosun, and Arancia. This new fund will invest in B2B, scalable, and protected technologies robustly supported by AI, which promises to transform the food industry by enhancing supply chain efficiency, speeding up R&D, and providing actionable consumer insights on a massive scale. PeakBridge’s portfolio includes innovative companies like Vow, Win-Win, Kern Tec, and InsideTracker. Founding general partner Nadav Berger emphasized the strategic advantage of investing in AI-driven foodtech solutions, noting the drop in valuations as an optimal investment opportunity.

Agrifoodtech, Artificial Intelligence, Private Equity,United States, Europe, Israel

Peakbridge closes $187m Growth Fund II, homes in on disruptive potential of AI