Kirchner Food Fellows Demonstrate Impact Investment Discipline

During their 11-month tenure the 2018-2019 Kirchner Food Fellows investment team looked at over 100 companies working in the area of soil health. Program congratulates the 2018-2019 cohort for exemplary decision.

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Kirchner Food Fellowship Selects 7 New Fellows to form 2 Cohorts

The Kirchner Food Fellowship, an initiative of the Kirchner Impact Foundation, today announced the selection of Fellows for two 2019-2020 cohorts, one based in U.S./Canada and one based in Mexico.

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A Surprisingly Developed Agtech Ecosystem Flourishes in Central Mexico

Agriculture and Mexico in the same sentence is no surprise – the sector generates around $49 billion every year with the main exports being avocados, tomatoes, and berries. In general, Mexico is considered in the top 10 of food producing and exporting countries

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Kirchner Group and Thought for Food Announce Inaugural Mexico AgTech Competition

Leon Mexico, Birmingham, Alabama & Basel, Switzerland – May 28th 2019 – Kirchner Group and the Thought for Food (TFF) foundation are collaborating to launch

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Highly Experienced Investment and Operational Professional joins Kirchner Group

Zack Porter will leverage his extensive experience focusing on Kirchner Group’s Portfolio Optimization initiative working to help limited partners and limited partner advisory committees help their fund managers optimize returns through the return-of-capital phase of fund lives.

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Former GE Capital Private Equity Executive Joins Kirchner Group

Michael Fisher brings over 35 years of experience to firm. Mike’s broad experience in private equity, alternative investing, operations and financial services is extremely relevant to the Kirchner Group’s client base and service offerings.

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Kirchner Food Fellowship partners with local government to expand their innovative program in Mexico

The Kirchner Impact Foundation is pleased to announce a collaboration with the local government of Leon and the state government of Guanajuato, to offer a new, central Mexico based Kirchner Food Fellowship cohort.

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Kirchner Food Fellowship Opens the 2019-2020 Application Period for Two Cohorts

The Kirchner Impact Foundation is pleased to announce that the Kirchner Food Fellowship is now accepting applications for two cohorts – a US/Canada-based cohort and a Central Mexico-based cohort.

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Kirchner Food Fellowship: Combating Global Food Insecurity & Funding Socially Responsible Agriculture with Students

The seeds of the Kirchner Food Fellowship were planted (pun maybe intended) in early 2014 at a lunch in Toronto between an impatient academic innovator and two impatient entrepreneurial businessmen (one of whom was Kirchner Group’s founder) who saw, from different vantage points, many of the same societal challenges.

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Pioneering Impact Investment Program Receives Grant from the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR)

The Kirchner Food Fellowship, a Kirchner Impact Foundation initiative, today announced a collaboration with the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) and North Carolina State University (NCSU) which will provide financial and technical expertise in support of the 2018-2019 Kirchner Food Fellowship program.

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