Open your doors to early-stage AgTech and FoodTech companies
When it comes to understanding New Zealand's agtech and foodtech landscape Sprout is your go-to partner. We can open doors to investment opportunities for private investors, institutional investors and international venture capitalists.
As an international investor Sprout is your gateway into the New Zealand market. We can connect you to local activities and make considered introductions to companies who will add value to your portfolio.
Want to partner with Sprout and invest in New Zealand agrifoodtech?
Sprout partners are innovative, global thinking companies who support the development of innovation and talent in the agtech and foodtech ecosystem. They need to constantly innovate in order to keep up with the dynamic markets they operate in. They also understand what it takes to back early-stage companies.
Through a partnership with Sprout, global companies gain access to the thriving and fast growing agrifoodtech ecosystem New Zealand has to offer.
If you are an international company working out of New Zealand or a global company seeking world class innovation, partner with Sprout.
LIC is a herd improvement and agritech co-operative leading the global industry through genetics & digital technologies. LIC supports over 10,000 dairy farms and has a suite of products and services start-up companies can partner with for distribution.
Gallagher has an 80 year history in New Zealand and around the world as a leading innovator in animal management. Gallagher has distribution in over 130 countries and is a global leader in electric fencing and animal weighing technology.
Fonterra is a global dairy nutrition company owned by 10,000 farmers and their families. They are united by a fundamental belief in the power of dairy to make a difference. They are a world-leading cooperative, who is shaping the industry in quality and innovation.
Zespri is New Zealand’s largest marketer of kiwifruit, owned by 1860 current and past growers. They place great importance on investing in the future of their industry. They work towards this by fostering the education of young people and the industry's future leaders.
Callaghan Innovation is New Zealand's Innovation agency. They activate innovation and help businesses grow faster for a better New Zealand.
The Central Economic Development Agency (CEDA) exists to drive and facilitate the creation and growth of economic wealth in Manawatu and beyond.