Our focus: the Blue Growth
We consider investment opportunities based in Europe, North America and in the Middle-East
Turning aquaculture and fishing into sustainable industries
with high yield, high quality nutritional content,
low environmental rejects, low antibiotics use, etc.
Sustainable macro/micro algae farming technologies
for food and feed security
Marine biodiversity valorisation
to enhance global health and sustainability
nutraceuticals, medical devices, agriculture biocontrol, enzymes, etc.
Marine climate-impact technologies
bio-energy, shipping efficiency, water security, etc.
Why a BlueForward Fund?
European Innovative Companies in the Blue Economy do not receive adequate funding although the sector has a strategic importance, is highly innovative and is growing at a fast pace.
BlueForward aims at bringing adequate funding and support to these companies, to untap the Blue Growth.
Addl. Food need by 2050
Global population and wealth increase by 2050 require a 70% increase in food production
More than 50% of fisheries are exploiting declining or exhausted fish resources
Marine Bio Diversity still widely unknown
Less than 1% of the marine bio-diversity has been exploited
Ocean capture of global warming energy
More than 93% of the additional energy received by the planet due to greenhouse gases is absorbed by the Oceans
Active board member, angel investor and mentor in top London incubators
We are currently actively seeking new investment opportunities.