Global Fresh Foods' CEO to Speak at Global AgInvesting Asia 2012

Mark Barnekow to Address Agriculture Venture Capital and Opportunities in AgTech

Sep 24, 2012, 09:06 ET from Global Fresh Foods

SAN FRANCISCO and SINGAPORE, Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Fresh Foods (, the company that naturally extends the shelf life of fresh food, today announced that Mark Barnekow will be speaking at Global AgInvesting Asia (September 25-27, 2012), the world's premier agriculture investment conference series. 

Mark joins executives from Continental Farmers Group and Omnivore Capital to discuss how investors are looking at agriculture technologies as a way forward, and how it differs from clean tech.  The panel will also address some of the more disruptive technologies, and how to get it in the hands of the farmers. 

"I plan to bring a unique perspective to the panel, having lead venture-backed companies in various stages of their growth and development over the past two decades," said Mark.  "With a disruptive technology of our own at Global Fresh Foods, I have first-hand knowledge of some of the challenges faced by the investors, employees, partners and customers.  It's an exciting topic and I'm looking forward to a lively discussion at the conference."

GlobalAg Investing Asia 2012 is being held from September 25-27 with the panel, Ag Venture Capital & Opportunities in AgTech, running on Wednesday, September 26 at the Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. 

About Global Fresh Foods

Based in San Francisco, California with operations in Talcahuano, Chile, Global Fresh Foods provides naturally extended shelf-life technology that has revolutionized the fresh proteins supply chains worldwide.  The company's SAF-D® technology system uses its patented oxygen management techniques to create and maintain an all-natural controlled atmosphere environment that extends the shelf life of perishable proteins.  This breakthrough technology allows suppliers of fresh protein products to ship by ocean rather than more expensive airfreight and still deliver a fresh, high quality product to customers.  For more information, visit

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