First industrial-scale FeedKind® facility heralds new era of food security

Commissioning and start-up activities have commenced at the world’s first industrial-scale FeedKind® facility, to produce a new sustainable functional protein that does not use animal or plant ingredients in its production. Calysseo, a joint venture between worldwide animal nutrition leader Adisseo and protein innovator Calysta, will produce 20,000 tonnes of FeedKind® Aqua protein annually from […]

Calysta appoints Chief Science and Sustainability Officer

San Mateo, CA – January, 25 2022 – Calysta, Inc. World-leading alternative protein producer, Calysta, has signaled its future intentions with the appointment of Dr Lori Giver, as Chief Science and Sustainability Officer.  Dr Giver first joined Calysta in 2013 as Vice President, Biological Engineering, before being appointed Vice President, Research and Development in 2019. […]

FeedKind® significantly reduces Vibrio in shrimp, improves survival during an EMS Challenge

San Mateo, CA – 3 November, 2021 – Calysta, Inc. New scientific studies show shrimp welfare could be dramatically improved if fed Calysta’s FeedKind® protein, with the feed ingredient significantly reducing Early Mortality Syndrome risk.  EMS is one of the biggest issues facing shrimp farming today, having cost the industry billions of dollars since it […]

Calysta bolsters senior team and board with the appointment of new CFO and board member

San Mateo, CA – September 13, 2021 – Calysta, Inc. World-leading alternative protein producer Calysta has bolstered its strategic leadership. Keysha Bailey becomes CFO while Rabobank veteran Jacqueline Pieters-Zetsma joins the Board of Directors as an independent non-exec board member. Keysha Bailey brings over 20 years of strategic financial and operational leadership with results in […]

Calysta announces $39 Million investment to fund global expansion plans

San Mateo, CA (September 9, 2021) — Calysta, Inc. Leading alternative protein producer Calysta has completed a $39 million financing round, led by bp ventures, to support global scale-up of production of Calysta’s FeedKind® protein. FeedKind is a family of natural, sustainable, and traceable feed ingredients for fish, livestock and pets. It is produced using […]

New trial shows FeedKind an ideal feed ingredient for Japanese Yellowtail

Menlo Park, CA – 30 March, 2021 – Calysta, Inc. Calysta’s sustainable protein FeedKind® has been shown to be an ideal feed ingredient for use in Japanese yellowtail or Hamachi, one of the most popular food fish in Japan and a sushi staple. Published in the journal Aquaculture, the latest study shows that FeedKind integration […]

Calysta appoints former Quorn and Mars innovation lead as new CTO

Menlo Park, CA – Tuesday September, 8 2020 – World-leading alternative protein producer, Calysta, has signaled its future intentions with the appointment of food and feed innovation veteran Dr Geoff Bryant as Chief Technology Officer. Dr Geoff Bryant has more than 20 years’ experience in leading R&D and technology teams, most recently as Quorn Foods Technical […]

EY Announces Alan Shaw of Calysta as an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 Northern California Award Finalist

Celebrating the unstoppable entrepreneurs whose ambitions transform our world Menlo Park, CA – 27 August 2020 – Calysta, Inc. Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) today announced that Alan Shaw, President, CEO and co-founder of Calysta was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 Northern California Award finalist. Now in its 34th year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year program honors entrepreneurial […]

FeedKind® Aquafeed Project with Calysseo settled in Chongqing

Paris, France (30 June, 2020) The first commercial-scale new plant in the world fully-funded through the Calysseo joint-venture between Adisseo and Calysta will be built in Chongqing’s Changshou district, an important milestone for Feedkind® project. It will develop a major business supplying aquafeed ingredients in Asia with a market size of USD28 billion, representing 70% of […]