David Welch, PhD
David Welch, PhD
Co-Founder & Chief Scientific Officer
Synthesis Capital

Synthesis Capital is a new investment manager created to transform our food system through food technology. At Synthesis, David combines his background in plant biology, cell therapy, and alternative protein technology to identify exceptional technology-focused start-ups and support Synthesis portfolio companies. David previously served as Director of Science and Technology at GFI and in commercial roles within the life science industry. David earned a BSc in biology from the University of California at Berkeley and a PhD in plant developmental cell biology from Utrecht University.

David will be part of a panel discussion on "Plotting the next 10 years in plant-based protein" on March 24.