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Tyler Mayoras

Tyler Mayoras

Brand builder igniting a food revolution investing in better food and sustainable agriculture companies.

location_on Greater Chicago Area

Principal, Food and Agribusiness Fund at Advantage Capital Partners

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Level: LEVEL 02 (12mo pts: 60 pts)

Rating: 4.99/5 stars (79 ratings)

Lifetime points: 1231 pts View details

Thought Leadership:

% performance based on average of all engagements

Selected: % of applied

57%

Recognized: Contributions valued by peers

16%

Peer Support: Percentile of active participants

32%

Profile

Summary

Private equity investor focused on building branded food and sustainable agriculture companies. See video and image highlights below my portfolio companies including Farmhouse Culture, Fishpeople, Hip Chick Farms, NurturMe, Shenandoah Growers and Vintage Italia (Pasta Chips). I am also an angel investor in Simple Mills and Tiesta Tea. And gluten free and vegan!

Specialties: Branded food, better for you food, natural food, organic food, allergy free, gluten free, organic farming, sustainable agriculture, precision agriculture, vertical farming, indoor agriculture, controlled agriculture, crop residue, agtech, foodtech, organic soil, agribusiness and ag services.

Follow me on Twitter for posts about Agribusiness, AgTech, Food, FoodTech and Nutrition.

Experience

Principal, Food and Agribusiness Fund

Advantage Capital Partners

June 2015 - Present

One of three co-managers of the $155 million Advantage Capital Agribusiness investment fund. The fund invests in food & agribusiness companies throughout the US but mostly in rural parts of the Country. We are actively seeking minority or control investments for companies across all facets of these industries.

Skills

Sustainability 103
Climate Change 56
Food Industry 33
Probiotics 31
Organic Farming 13
Regenerative Agriculture 11
Gut Health 10
Veganism 7
Private Equity 6
Organic Products 5
Food & Beverage
Venture Capital
Agribusiness
Private Equity/Venture Capital
Consumer Products
Plant-Based Food
Allergy Free
Indoor Agriculture
Allergy Friendly Food
Sustainable Agriculture
Sustainable Seafood

Industries

Food & Beverage
Venture Capital
Agribusiness

Activities