אילנית קבסה

Venture Partner, NovoProteins by Novozymes. Advisor, Dole

AgriFood Tech ventures: The Multinationals perspective

Ilanit is an Agri-FoodTech venturing & innovation expert with a proven track record of over 20 years. Career positions include: Venture Partner NovoProteins by Novozymes, Head Dole Ventures, Head of Innovation and Digital Business unit, Nestle and Head of Nestle Open Innovation Hub in Israel. All positions & units were founded by Ilanit from strategy to execution, including end-to-end responsibilities. Ilanit developed an innovation and collaborations portfolio for over 20 brands bringing hundreds of products to global markets. Ilanit has been working in the AgriFood startup scene since its nascent days and is an active player in the Global VC / AgriFood ecosystem. Ilanit will share insights from her journey with multinationals on the evolution of corporate venturing and strategies for successful collaboration.