Dan Altschuler Malek

Dan Altschuler Malek

Dan Altschuler Malek is a managing partner at Unovis Partners & New Crop Capital, a global investment firm that provides early-stage funding to entrepreneurs developing plant-based and cultured meat alternatives to foods derived from conventional animal agriculture including beef, chicken, pork, dairy, egg, fish, and shellfish products. Through its initial fund, New Crop Capital, the team has invested in more than 40 companies including Beyond Meat, Memphis Meats, BlueNalu, Good Catch, Nova Meats, Alpha Foods, Zero Egg, Aleph Farms, and Miyoko’s. As managing partner, Dan heads the firm's activities in North America and Israel, exploring deal flow, creating strategic opportunities, and working with founders to solve daily challenges and evaluate strategic decisions. Dan is passionate about food, startups, and sustainability. Prior to joining Unovis, his endeavors included launching a snack company, heading a logistics firm, opening a restaurant, and managing a creative agency. Dan received his BA from Mexico’s Universidad Iberoamericana and an MBA from Babson College. In addition to his other work, he is a mentor at Food-X, WeWork Food Labs, and Startup Bootcamp and serves as a board member of Zero Egg and Alpha Foods. (Orinda, CA) @daltschuler