Andrew founded Big Idea Ventures responsible for investing and building companies in the alternative protein and plant based sectors. Andrew recently stepped down as the MD of Food-X, the #1 global food accelerator and has invested in more early stage / pre-seed food companies than any other investor worldwide.
Andrew has focused on innovation, developing high-growth businesses opportunities and as a business advisor in multiple verticals. Two time founder raising and exiting multiple business. Andrew serves on the Advisory Board for Tufts Nutrition Council, Friedman School Entrepreneurship Advisor, served on the Board of the Small Business Council of the Department of Trade and Industry advising the UK Government on entrepreneurship and high growth companies. A Harvard Business School graduate and Procter & Gamble brand management trained.
Reach out if you have a plant based or alternative protein early stage company. https://www.linkedin.com/in/andrewive/
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