Leadership Hub

Agri-FoodTech Business Leadership Hub programme

Connect with transformative, like-minded businesses in AgriTech and FoodTech. Create new opportunities globally, become more investable and accelerate your business potential.

Spring 2021
Open for application
Apply Here

What is the Business Leadership Hub?

It is an online peer-to-peer business coaching group. It is designed for a maximum of 8 non-competing businesses, internationally selected from the AgriTech and FoodTech sectors.


The programme brings together driven entrepreneurs (both Start-ups and Scale-ups) with clear goals to grow internationally, who will receive crafted business support and advice on key themes.

Successful applicants are matched based on their business growth stage, location and market sector.

The goal of the programme is to prepare businesses for their next fundraise, finding new international customers and other key business challenges by networking, sharing and learning.

Key benefits:

Symbiotic peer-to-peer group

Connect with like-minded entrepreneurs in a confidential environment where businesses get to help each other by discussing challenges, ideas and opportunities.

Growth opportunities

Accelerate your business growth and improve your investment potential with access to our Leadership Hub alumni, investor and trade contacts network.

Expert speakers

Experienced industry leaders, investors, sector specialists, industry influencers will be invited for ‘future thinking’ speaker sessions.

Meet the Leadership Hub alumni

"

It is a tremendous opportunity to tap into a global network of like-minded AgTech entrepreneurs and help each other.

"
Nathaniel Jackson

Nathaniel Jackson

CEO
,
True Algae
"

What’s been really exciting is that the programme is tailored very well to start-ups at a similar stage. It's been grear leaning from the team and the other founders in the group.

"
Ian Wheal

Ian Wheal

Founder & CEO
,
Breedr
"

I’d like to thank Rob and team - this has been an experience I’d recommend to anybody in the start-up or non-startup AgriTech and FoodTech sectors.

"
Will Hill

Will Hill

CEO
,
FruPro
"

The key benefits for me were meeting some really world-class businesses and sharing our experiences in a completely non-competitive way.

"
Justin Creasy

Justin Creasy

Technical Sales Director
,
It's Fresh!
"

The Leadership Hub connected us to a lot of people in the UK and in Ireland. I gained an awful lot from it - even in the space of a few months, it can make a big difference.

"
Michael Mclnerney

Michael Mclnerney

Founder & CEO
,
StrongBo AgriTech
"

As a start-up, we are facing many problems so it’s been great to work and discuss with peers and have a platform you can trust.

"
Roelof Kramer

Roelof Kramer

CEO
,
Agricompas

Structure of the Leadership Hub programme

6 monthly online group meetings with the selected businesses and our team to connect, discuss and network together.

Every month, each business will be invited to individually present their challenges, ideas and opportunities to the group.
A discussion will follow including creating actionable goals to achieve before the following meeting.

Experienced industry leaders will join for expert speaker sessions. Among these speakers there will be investors, sector specialists and industry influencers.

Why you should join the Leadership Hub:

  1. Access our network of Leadership Hub alumni, investors and trade contacts
  2. Learn, Share & Accelerate: Peer group problem solving & constructive feedback
  3. Investment strategies and investment planning
  4. Expert industry speakers
  5. A safe and confidential environment
Saskia Hoebée - Five Seasons VentureS

Leadership hubs open for applications

Spring 2021

Application deadline:

January 4, 2021

Apply Here

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