A Sustainable Food System

Make a change
by backing world class entrepreneurs


Blue Horizon Ventures is a food technology-focused venture capital fund founded in 2018 by serial entrepreneurs and investors Roger Lienhard and Michael Kleindl. The fund aims to support the movement towards a more sustainable food system through innovation, technology and entrepreneurship.

The underlying mission of the fund is to support and promote a positive global impact on the environment, human health and animal welfare. Plant based proteins and cellular agriculture (clean meat) are the main focus areas.

The Fund operates and sources the best investment opportunities on a global scale with a certain focus on Europe. Blue Horizon Ventures capitalizes on a long lasting industry access and network combined with an outstanding portfolio of already invested companies from the Partners. Very mission aligned entrepreneurial founders with a significant GP commitment.

Food Security
Animal rights

Investment Thesis

The existing food system is broken. It needs massive and quick change to enable the planet to feed its ever growing population over the next decades and to stop the devastating environmental impact of animal agriculture.

More and more entrepreneurs are tackling these issues starting very promising companies with a need for financing and thus creating fantastic investment opportunities for investors and so Blue Horizon Ventures. Investment opportunities which are driven by the impact opportunity and the financial opportunity in the world’s largest market: Food

With more than 150m EUR of Assets under Management we have lot of firepower to accompany the entrepreneur along hers/ his long journey of building a truly impactful and successful company.

Details about our Thesis