Lever Advisers

Building thefuture of protein

Lever Advisers offers bespoke consulting on opportunities in the global alternative protein sector. We specialize in acquisitions, company creation, and strategy.


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Join us as a founder to create a high-impact alternative protein startup

Work with us

Work with us to develop your company’s presence in the alternative protein market

About Us

Our clients range from several of he world’s largest meat, dairy and ingredient companies to talented entrepreneurs looking to launch great startups

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Range of acquisitions Lever Adviser’s team have helped guide

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Current collective enterprise value of companies which were launched with Lever Advisers’ help

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Investments across North America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Latin America that were executed by Lever Adviser’s team, all within the alternative protein category


The Lever Advisers team


Director of Business Development and New Ventures Ted Netland is a former Senior Associate at Cambridge Associates. He holds an MBA from the Sloan School of Management at MIT. Ted is based in Detroit, MI.


Adviser Nick Cooney is the Managing Partner at Lever VC, an alternative protein-focused early stage venture fund. He is also Co-Founder and former Board Chair of the Good Food Institute. Nick is based in the greater New York City area and Hong Kong.


If you are looking to identify and capture value in the alternative protein space, and want a trusted partner with deep global sector expertise, we may be the right fit.

Contact us via the form or at team@leveradvisers.com