The venture capital club, launched in partnership with the law firm Taylor Wessing, will provide UK and Israeli VCs and investors exclusive access to cutting-edge start-ups.
Worldwide, investments in alternative protein companies reached $3.1 billion in 2020, and is expected to reach $140 billion, or 10% of the total meat market, by 2030.
Neil Rimer is a board member of Human Rights Watch, which recently accused Israel of apartheid.
ALIVE is one of the few funds today investing in both medical devices and digital health
Blackstone will focus on investing in mature, growth-stage companies, and won't be competing with local venture capital funds.
Retribution for Turkey’s latest move will surely cause collateral damage to any Israelis still doing business with the Turkish banking system, and in particular its Northern Cypriot satellites.
The fund manages around $100 million, all dedicated to Israeli companies.
"Nothing less than a paradigm shift"
The seed funding will allow the company to further develop its technology and expand the development team.
The company has now raised more than $1 billion from investors.