India’s first and leading plant-based egg startup, Evo Foods, raised investments from Ryan Bethencourt & from Big Idea Ventures. Evo Foods on a mission to transform India’s egg market with its 100% plant-based liquid egg product. Created with the latest food biotechnology The startup harnesses plant proteins derived from lentils to create a sustainable yet delicious “evolved” egg replica that comes without cholesterol, antibiotics or any animal cruelty. “I’m delighted to be joining them as their first angel investor alongside Big Idea Ventures and joining them as an advisor as they scale across the world’s largest plant based market,” announced Bethencourt in a post.
Evo Foods has previously been backed by Big Idea Ventures, an alt-protein hybrid accelerator and venture capital firm that has invested in multiple other leading food techs in Asia, among them Singapore-based lab grown shrimp startup, Shiol Meats, jackfruit meat company Karana, Beijing’s own “version of Impossible Foods”Zhemeat.