Advisory Board

Peter Braun

Dr. Peter Braun

Advisory Board Member

CEO of Swiss Food Research, Senior Research Assistant, Lab. of Food Process Engineering , ETH Zurich. Advisory Board of 2 Start Ups and a member of Expert Committee at Bio Suisse. Studied Chemical Process Engineering, Technical University Karlsruhe, Germany. Doctoral Thesis, Swiss Federal Inst. of Technology (ETH) Zurich, Switzerland, Prof. Dr. Erich J. Windhab, Food Process Engineering.

Olivia Fox

Olivia Fox Cabane

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER​

American author, public speaker, and co-founder of Kindearth.tech. She was previously Director of Innovative Leadership for Stanford’s StartX program; She is the author of The Charisma Myth and the co-author of The Net And The Butterfly, a book about the neuroscience of innovation. Olivia has lectured at Stanford, Yale, Harvard, MIT, United Nations and is a keynote speaker and executive coach to the leadership of Fortune 500 companies.

Gary Lin

Gary Lin

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER​

Managing director of Purple Orange Ventures, an entrepreneur-led impact seed fund based in Berlin, which seeks early-stage teams leveraging technology to remove animals from the global food system. He has more than 20 years of experience leading high-performance digital and mobile marketing companies internationally representing some of the globe’s most innovative brands. He founded an award-winning mobile ad-tech company and led it through 8 years of record profits and 4 acquisitions – all with no outside capital. Gary has lived and worked in San Francisco, New York, Malaysia, Hong Kong & China, and São Paulo. He is currently an active tech investor supporting bold entrepreneurs that are tackling the world’s most pressing challenges.

Jonathan Avesar

Jonathan Avesar

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER​

Jonathan is an expert in alternative protein technology. He has a Ph.D. and M.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering from the Technion (Israel Institute of Technology) and a B.Sc. in Bioengineering from the University of California, Riverside. Jonathan works as an Inventor & Scientist at Nanosynex LLC, an Israeli antibiotic resistance diagnostic company. He is also a scientific advisor for Lever VC, a venture capital focused on investing in alternative protein start-ups. He lives in the United States.