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Welcome To
The Food Tech
Industry


Integrated Innovation
Investment Platform

Welcome To The
Food Tech Industry

Integrated Innovation
Investment Platform

The Future is at Risk

A Revolution
is Required

Global RIFF is an integrated platform
that discovers, selects, invests and
develops founders leading the revolution
in food and fuels the growth of their ideas.

Process

Unlocking the Future of Food

01

DISCOVER

Discover the founders
who have the courage,
purpose and team to be
part of this revolution.

02

SELECT

Select the proprietary
process blending
predictive analysis with
human expertise.

03

INVEST

Invest in companies
with a specific focus.

 

04

DEVELOP

Develop using our
integrated platform to
fuel successful growth.
 

How We Select

Machine Learning

Human Selection

Simple algorithm vetting to
determine if company falls within
our core focus

Predictive analysis to assess idea viability, scalability and culture match.

Business plan and company assessment

Interview to ensure founders
meet key criteria for success

Funded!

Machine Learning

Simple algorithm vetting to
determine if company falls within
our core focus

Predictive analysis to assess idea viability, scalability and culture match.

Human Selection

Business plan and
company assessment

Interview to ensure founders
meet key criteria for success

Funded!

Machine Learning

Simple algorithm vetting to
determine if
company falls within
our core focus

Predictive analysis to
assess idea viability,
scalability and
culture match.

Human Selection

Business plan and
company assessment

Interview to
ensure founders
meet key criteria
for success

Funded!

Types of Companies We Invest In

STAGE

Pre seed & Seed

$50k – $200k

to $2m

FOUNDER PROFILE

Ambition

Capacity to Execute

Ability to Lead Exceptional Teams

IDEA PROFILE

Desirable 

Mission Drive

Defensible

Scaleable & Viable 

MARKET

Food Tech and Food Consumer Sectors with higher growth rates than their traditional alternatives.

Sectors

FUTURE FOODS (BRANDS)

New Protein Brands

Plant-Based Brands

Functional / Healthy Food & Beverage

Food as Medicine

Rethinking Packaging

Super Food Brands

Nutraceuticals

PERSONALIZED NUTRITION

Artificial Intelligence

Digital Enablers & Coaching

Nutrigenomics

Diagnostic

Microbiome

Bio Hacking

Shortening the Chain

FUTURE FOODS (INGREDIENTS)

Improving the World of Protein

Replacing Gluten

New & Functional Foods,
Plus Super Foods

Supplements

Team and Advisors

MANUEL GONZÁLEZ

Global RIFF Founder
& Managing Partner,
Founder of FoodBytes! & Terra

SCOTT MAY

Mista/Givaudan

ROB LECLERC

Agfunder Co-Founder & CEO, 
Global RIFF Investment Committee

TIM WEST

True West, LLC

DANNY RUBENSTEIN

Mista

LISA MAY

Fülle

CHUCK COTTER

Polsinelli

ELLIOT BEGOUN

Intertwine Group

MICHAEL DEAN

Agfunder

JILL PORTMAN

Shake it Up Brands

GARY SHINNER

Shake it Up Brands

Partners

Let’s Dive In Together

Are you a LEADER?
If you are making an
impact and improving
the food system, get
in touch.

Are you an INVESTOR?
If you are doing this in
an economically
sustainable way and
want a more than
average return, give
us a call.

Are you a
FOUNDER
?
If you want increased
success rate and
accomplish your
mission, reach out!

 

Are you a LEADER?
If you are making an impact and improving the food system, get in touch.

 

Are you an INVESTOR?
If you are doing this in an economically sustainable way and want a more than average return, give us a call.

 

Are you a FOUNDER?
If you want increased success rate and accomplish your mission, reach out!