About Us

Founded by an experienced entrepreneur and supported by a global network of expert advisors, we are a dedicated team with a vision to create a plant-based world.

FOUNDER

Måns Ullerstam

Måns is an entrepreneur and experienced investor. For his latest venture, Resolution Games, he raised US$6 million from prominent investors such as Google Ventures. As well as corporate roles heading US$100 million Swedish telco Rebtel, he also founded Neutral World: a carbon footprint comparison shopping site. Måns is a Climate Leader, trained by the former Vice President Al Gore as part of his non-profit organisation, Climate Reality, and is passionate about supporting and investing in the plant-based movement. Måns is a vegan since 2015.

CFO

Johan Öhlén

Johan Öhlén has a background in asset management working as a senior portfolio analyst for SEB (one of the largest banks in Scandinavia) for 10 years. He has primarily worked with private equity and venture investments. Globally, the team managed assets in excess of 30 billion SEK on behalf of foundations and insurance companies. He has joined Kale United for the sake of animals and the environment.

Financial Advisors

Johnson Resolutions

Simi and Cliff are the co-founders of Johnson Resolutions, a company that invests in the Plant-based movement.
Together they specialize in Startup Investing, Financial Consulting and Workplace Wellbeing. Simi is an Arts Psychotherapist and Cliff brings over a decade of experience as an accounting and finance expert. They are passionate about supporting and growing Plant-based businesses.

Industry Advisor

Tobias Leenaert

Tobias is deeply embedded in the plant-based industry, driving positive change in the world. He is a blogger at veganstrategist.org, author of How to Create a Vegan World: A Pragmatic Approach and co-founder at The Center for Effective Vegan Advocacy (CEVA), and ProVeg International.

Health and Science Advisor

David Stenholtz

As well as working full-time as an oncologist, David is also the founder and chairman of Doctors For The Future. The organisation’s aim is to make people more aware of how dietary choices affect health and disease development, and how a plant-based diet can greatly improve health and quality of life.

Asia Advisor

Marie Frenette

Marie believes that social entrepreneurship has the power to change the world. She has been based in Asia since 2006 and has made it her mission to elevate the plant-based food space in the region. She is the founder of HAE Sustainable Lifestyle Company, a consultant for plant-based food companies and the Happy Cow ambassador for Seoul, Korea.

Middle East and India Advisor

Chetan G Punjani

Based in Dubai, UAE, Chetan is General Manager GCC at Oceandusk Group, pursues his hobby as travel trade professional and is committed to spreading the vegan lifestyle. He also brings 15 years’ investment experience in stocks and fixed assets, as well as his passion for supporting the growth of a plant-based lifestyle.

Chetan has deep experience and knowledge of the Vegan market in Middle East & India, both of which he believes represent strong growth opportunities for the next decade not just for food but also for vegan clothing, foot wear and cosmetics.

Behind the Logo and Brand

Our logo reflects our ambition to evolve into a trusted stamp of approval for plant-based businesses and consumers. Agile, dynamic and innovative, we are a multifaceted company with a unique proposition. We will become an authority in the plant-based community, help the best plant-based brands succeed in the mainstream, and drive value for our stakeholders.

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