Omnivore Partners raises $46 million
Omnivore Partners has raised $46 million (₹300 crore) in the first close of its second fund, Omnivore Partners India Fund 2. Investors in the fund include KfW, SIDBI, the Dutch Good Growth Fund, The Rockefeller Foundation, Ceniarth, RBL Bank and the Sorenson Impact Foundation.
Omnivore targets to raise a total of $75 million in the second fund and hopes to complete the fund raising by August, according to a press release.
Omnivore, founded in 2010 by Mark Kahn and Jinesh Shah, is an impact venture fund that invests in seed and Series A stages in start-ups in food, agriculture and the rural economy sectors.