Ivan Farneti is a founding Partner of Five Seasons Ventures, the first VC fund focused on foodtech in Europe. He has been an active technology investor since 1997 with Doughty Hanson Tech Ventures and he is a former board member of Seedcamp. His experience includes structuring venture investments, setting up governance for growth, organizational development, commercial strategy and planning for successful exits. Five Seasons Ventures is an investor in Butternut Box (UK), YFood Labs (Ger), Cortilia (Ita), THIS.co (UK), Just Spices (Ger) and Tropic Biosciences (UK). Ivan started his career at Bain & Co and received an MBA from Insead. He is now based in Paris.