Aqua-Spark is a global investment fund based in Utrecht, the Netherlands that makes investments in sustainable aquaculture businesses that generate investment returns, while creating positive social and environmental impact. The fund invests in small to medium enterprises that are working towards the production of safe, accessible aquatic life, such as fish, shellfish and plants, in a way that does not harm the health of the planet.
Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work. For more information, visit Cargill.com and our News Center.
MERS of Michigan
The Municipal Employees’ Retirement System (MERS) of Michigan is an independent, professional retirement services company that serves municipal members across the state of Michigan. We manage 2,000 retirement and employee benefit plans for over 800 municipal members — with a combined value of nearly $9 billion. MERS proudly serves more than 100,000 participants, including local firefighters, nurses and the men and women who plow our roads and keep our bridges safe.
Old Westbury Global Real Assets Fund
Old Westbury Global Real Assets Fund LLC (the “Fund”) is an investment fund focused on providing its investors access to alternative investments through a diversified portfolio of real assets and related investments. The Fund’s Investment Adviser is Bessemer Trust Company, N.A. , a privately owned and independent multifamily office that has served individuals and families of substantial wealth for more than 100 years. Through comprehensive investment management, wealth planning, and family office services, we help clients achieve peace of mind for generations.
Pangaea is the world leader in advanced materials venture capital. We invest in start-up companies with disruptive breakthrough innovation in chemistry and material science. Pangaea has an outstanding portfolio addressing multi-billion dollar markets in energy, semiconductors, medical devices, agriculture and more. Our unmatched materials network spans multiple industry verticals, and includes sixteen major multinationals as strategic Limited Partners.
Walden Riverwood Ventures
Walden Riverwood Ventures is a venture capital firm focused on investing in core technology companies globally. It was formed as a collaboration between Walden International, a leading international venture capital firm, and Riverwood Capital, a global, technology-focused private equity firm. The firm’s founding partners provide its portfolio companies with unique access to deep industry knowledge, relationships and management experience. The two firms have an established history of investing together in several successful companies such as GoPro, Ambarella, Inc., and Aptina Imaging, Inc. Walden Riverwood Ventures leads early stage investments in companies developing fundamental technologies that have the potential to benefit multiple industry verticals.