Skymet Weather Services is India's leading provider of risk solutions for weather and agriculture.www.skymet.net
Khedut Agro Engineering is India's largest manufacturer of automatic seed drills and innovative planting machinery.www.khedutagro.com
EximDesk, an offering from FrontalRain, is a global marketplace and trade execution platform for food and agribusiness exporters in emerging markets.www.eximdesk.com
Arohan Foods is India's largest pork processor, sourcing from smallholder pig farmers across Northeast India and retailing premium pork products nationwide.www.arohanfoods.com
Barrix Agro Sciences develops integrated pest management (IPM) technologies that provide farmers with highly effective crop protection while reducing their dependence on chemical insecticides.www.barrix.in
Stellapps Technologies is India's first dairy technology solutions company, building automation tools integrated with cloud, mobility, and data analytics for dairy farms, cooperatives, and private dairies.www.stellapps.com
Eruvaka Technologies develops connected devices and mobile-based decision tools for affordable monitoring and automation of aquaculture farms.www.eruvaka.com
MITRA develops proprietary agricultural machines that automate labor-intensive functions for farmers in emerging markets.www.mitraweb.in
Y-Cook is a leader in retort food processing technology, producing precooked vegetables, fruits and legumes that are ambient-stable and preservative-free.www.ycook.in
Ecozen Solutions manufactures proprietary, solar-powered, micro cold storage units and water pumping solutions for farmers and rural communities.www.ecozensolutions.com
Retigence develops proprietry algorithms to deliver big data solutions for invesntory management, providing real time analytics for decision makers.www.retigence.com
Mark co-founded Omnivore Partners while working as Executive Vice President (Strategy & Business Development) at Godrej Agrovet, one of India's foremost diversified agribusiness companies. At Godrej Agrovet, Mark was responsible for corporate strategy, M&A, R&D, and new business incubation. Mark joined Godrej Agrovet from Syngenta, where he managed initiatives in corporate venture capital, emerging markets strategy, and business portfolio planning. He began his career as a strategy consultant with PFM. He earned a BA (Honors) from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Harvard Business School, where he graduated as a Baker Scholar. Mark is a member of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) National Council on Agriculture and serves on the board of Heifer International India.
Reihem joined Omnivore Partners in December 2012. Previously, he was a Portfolio Manager at the Villgro Innovations Foundation, where he was responsible for identifying new social enterprises to fund, conducting due diligence on prospective startups, and supporting the scale up of portfolio companies. Reihem began his career as a Division Strategy Consultant (West & Central Africa) at the International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD). He earned a BA in Economics (with Distinction) from Loyola College in Chennai and an M.Sc. in Environmental Economics from the University of East Anglia.
Jinesh co-founded Omnivore Partners in 2010. Previously he was Vice President and CFO at Nexus Venture Partners, one of India's leading early stage venture capital funds. At Nexus, he led investments in Sohan Lal Commodity Management (grain warehousing), Mobile2Win (mobile VAS), and Mistral Solutions (defense technologies). He earlier served in Finance roles with Datamatics (leading Treasury/M&A), Patni Computers (initiating the IPO process), and HCL Technologies (founding the BPO business). He is a Chartered Accountant with a B.Com from R A Poddar College and an MMS (Finance) from the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS).
Swarup joined Omnivore Partners in January 2015. Previously, he worked at TechnoServe, developing agricultural value chains across India. After completing his MBA, Swarup worked at Merrill Lynch, making private equity investments in real estate. He started his career as a software engineer at Infosys and SAP Labs. Swarup earned a B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Bombay and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from IIM Calcutta.
Subhadeep joined Omnivore Partners in June 2011. He has focused on sourcing deals in agricultural mechanization, supply chain technologies, and sustainable inputs. Previously, Subhadeep interned with Mahindra, supporting their entry into drip irrigation. He earned a B.Sc. (Honors) in Agricultural Science from Haryana Agricultural University, where he was the batch topper and a Post Graduate Diploma in Agribusiness Management from IIM-Ahmedabad.
Imran joined Omnivore Partners in July 2013. He is responsible for supporting fund administration and developing MIS systems for Omnivore portfolio companies. Previously, Imran worked for Basiz Fund Services as an Assistant Manager (Operations), where he oversaw fund accounting, portfolio valuation, investor reporting, and administration services for venture capital, private equity, and hedge funds. He started his career as a Chartered Accountant with A.M. Solanki & Associates. Imran earned his B.Com from Mumbai University and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
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