Ingrid Fung to boost company presence in Toronto
Verdex Capital is pleased to announce that Ingrid Fung has joined their investment team as Senior Analyst, Agriculture Technologies.
“We are delighted to have Ingrid Fung on our team,” said Dr. Michael Raymont, Founding and Managing Partner at Verdex Capital. “Her extensive experience on both the business and research aspects of Ag Tech will make her a valuable resource for us.”
Ingrid Fung is a skilled biotechnology and life sciences professional who has worked in the plant and animal sciences, and the pharmaceutical industries. She holds a M.Sc. degree in Cell and Molecular Biology from the University of Western Ontario, and a H.BSc. Specialist degree in Developmental Biology from the University of Toronto. She will be based in Toronto, which gives Verdex Capital an additional presence in Eastern Canada along with their offices in Calgary and Edmonton.
“Joining the Verdex Team marks a new and exciting chapter of my career,” said Fung. “I am thrilled to work alongside this talented team and to have the opportunity to partner with, and support the growth of, the most promising companies in the Canadian Ag Tech landscape.”
Verdex Capital is the Ag Tech management arm of AVAC Ltd. They manage the Canadian arm of the Finistere FVII Fund, a $150 Million investment fund for investing in game-changing Ag Tech innovation.
For more information about Verdex Capital, visit www.verdexcapital.com.
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About Verdex Capital
Verdex Capital is a venture capital group focused on Agriculture Technology (Ag Tech) investments. It was established by AVAC Ltd., an investment company with over 16 years of experience in financing early-stage innovative business opportunities and providing both capital and other value-added services to grow commercial business successes. With deep experience in agriculture and venture capital, Verdex Capital has the partnerships, networks, and expertise to identify true game-changers.
Verdex has partnered with Finistere Ventures – a top-tier US Ag Tech investor – to assist with the management of the $150 Million Finistere FVII Fund in Canada through deal sourcing, due diligence, investment recommendations and portfolio monitoring, and exits.