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Beyond Impact advises financing programs which support entrepreneurs in biotechnology, food manufacturing, materials, clothing and lifestyles sectors demonstrating clear alignment to the principles of veganism, being cruelty-free and sustainable. By reinforcing the production, transformation and distribution of vegan and animal-replacing technologies, products and services, Beyond Impact contributes to creating a more compassionate world, while promoting a more innovative, fairer and sustainable economic model that meets the needs of a growing population without damaging the Earth.

Beyond Impact offers a medium to long-term investment horizon with limited liquidity and a highly diversified portfolio without capital market exposure. The portfolios of Beyond Impact are balanced across a range of products, geographies and sectors, and each portfolio is anticipated to contain some 20-30 investments.

Plant Proteins and Clean Meat
Mosa Meat
Mosa Meat

Pioneers of the lab-grown beef burger, first created in 2013, Mosa Meat is developing the technology to produce “clean beef” at a commercial scale, with dramatic reductions in the environmental footprint.

Supermeat
SuperMeat

Israeli company developing the technology to create cultured meat from chicken cells, requiring 99% less land, up to 96% less Greenhouse Gas emissions and up to 90% less water usage.

Blue Nalu
BlueNalu

BlueNalu’s mission is to be the global leader in cellular aquaculture™, providing consumers with great tasting, healthy, safe, and trusted seafood products that support the sustainability and diversity of our oceans.

Shiok Meats
Shiok Meats

Created by two female tissue scientists, Shiok Meats is a cell-based clean meat company, based in Singapore whose aim is to bring seafood and meats by harvesting from cells instead of animals. Shiok Meats is focusing currently on cell-based crustacean meats (shrimp, crab, lobster.

Meatless Farm
Meatless Farm

A British company that has developed plant-based mince, burger patty and sausage loaded with taste and texture. Its aim is to help people reduce their meat consumption and make swapping out of meat products easy and convenient.

Gourmey
Gourmey

Paris-based Gourmey is creating cultivated foie gras from duck liver tissue, re-inventing this controversial French delicacy in a cruelty-free form.

Clara Foods
Clara Foods

Clara Foods is making baking products, food and beneverage ingredients, nutritional supplements and animal-free eggs, through a process of fermentation of yeast and sugar, resulting in less waste, better performance, increased reliability and enhanced versatility.

Back Of The Yards
Back Of The Yards Algae Sciences

Based at The Plant, Chicago, at the site of a former meatpacking facility, this circular economy company can create protein from waste, remediate soils, enhance plant and cell growth and provide chemical-free food additives, all using algae.

Vegan Convenience Foods
Perfect World
Perfect World

UK-based ice-cream brand creating healthy and indulgent vegan and vitamin–fortified low sugar ice creams in multiple flavours, expanding into Europe.

Algama
Algama

Paris-based company creating innovative functional foods, beverages and ingredients containing extracts of micro-algae, with improved nutritional and gustative properties.

Renewal Mill
Renewal Mill

Renewal Mill is transforming the fibrous byproducts of plant processing to produce nutritious, high fibre and flavourful consumer goods without using synthetic processing techniques or unnatural fortification. As a zero waste process it is also undermining the economics of animal agriculture by removing a low cost source of animal feed.

Ocean Hugger Foods
Ocean Hugger Foods

Ocean Hugger Foods produces a range of substitutes for raw fish in sushi, created from common vegetables which are texturised and flavoured with condiments to resemble the flavours and consistency of tuna, salmon and eel.

Mighty Pea
Mighty Pea

Formed by two brothers in the North of England, the Mighty Society creates a deliciously smooth and creamy alternative to dairy milk made from yellow split peas.

Jack And Bry
Jack & Bry

Female founded British jackfruit company, currently producing a flavoursome salami for use in sandwiches, salads and on pizza, with many other meat variations in development.

Les Nouveau Affineurs
Les Nouveaux Affineurs

Les Nouveaux Affineurs is a Paris-based company that aims to recreate the pleasure of a real French cheese, in a plant-based version, through a combination of scientific research and master craftsmanship.

Plant Veda
Plant Veda

Canadian creator of vegan lassis (an Indian fermented milk drink), probiotic yogurts and coffee creamers made from fair-trade cashews.

The Brook
The Brook

Initially a renowned vegan restaurant, Brook has become a supplier of ready meals based on its restaurant recipes to retail frozen food aisles and direct-to-consumer. Their famous fish cakes are being produced for sale to food service.

Cruelty-Free Alternatives
Geltor
Geltor

San Francisco-based company developing superior texture solutions, designed and built with synthetic biology for use in food, beverage, cosmetics and materials.

Emulate
Emulate

Boston-based developers of Organs-on-Chips technology, its Human Emulation System predicts how a human may respond to diseases, medicines, chemicals, and foods with greater precision and control than cell culture or animal-based testing approaches.

Vegan Lifestyle
Mink
Mink

High end vegan shoes and accessories brand created by LA-based celebrity stylist with Italian production, expanding through celebrity collaborations.

Swiss Decode
SwissDeCode

SwissDeCode supports a vegan lifestyle by providing fast onsite analysis of biological material to check for the presence of animal DNA. Its kits that identify the four major pathogens have the potential to expand significantly the frequency and amount of food testing and so undermine public confidence in animal-derived products.

The Vurger Co
The Vurger Co

The Vurger Co is a 100% Vegan UK-based fast food restaurant chain, serving indulgent vegan burgers, tenders, fries, mac’n’cheese and thick and creamy plant-based shakes.

Livekindly
Live Kindly

Beyond Impact invested in Live Kindly in 2018 when it was a content media site producing editorial and sponsored articles and videos in support of a vegan lifestyle. The company achieved huge traction in followers and developed a strong brand. It was bought out by Food United, which renamed itself Live Kindly in 2020.

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