AquAgro Fund - Investing In CleanTech For A Better Future.
AquAgro Fund L.P. is a 50M$, fully invested, venture capital fund focused on Israel’s innovative water and agriculture technologies, as well as other innovative clean technologies. ( link: follow on funds) The fundamental problems in the water, energy and food sectors globally are growing steadily in gravity and magnitude and present a series of challenges to all of us. Along with these challenges come very big opportunities to companies which will create new cost effective and groundbreaking technologies that will provide solutions on a global scale to these very real problems which will stay with us in decades to come.
The Fund was formed in 2008 by the managing partners Hillel Milo & Nir Belzer in partnership with the anchor group Gaon Agro Industries, AquAgro GbR (Germany) and Ainsbury Properties Ltd.
Hillel Milo and Nir Belzer have an extensive investment experience with Israeli technology companies as well as a proven track record of providing superior returns to investors. Mr. Hillel Milo is one of the pioneers of the Israeli venture capital industry. Mr. Belzer was among the first and few Israeli venture capitalists to appreciate the opportunity in Material Science and CleanTech. The Fund Managing partners worked together in the past and have cooperated in VC activities. They bring substantial experience in the field of R&D, marketing and portfolio management.
Aquagro Fund aims to generate substantial returns to its investors by applying its investment strategy and process, by drawing on the skills and experience of its Management Team, by sourcing deal flow, nurturing portfolio companies, negotiating attractive investment terms and conditions and seeking favorable exit opportunities.