Eric Melloul is the executive director of Verlinvest’s, one of the largest investment fund in Europe. He serves as a board member of several portfolio companies. Eric worked for Citibank corporate finance in NY and London and spend over 5 years as an Associate Partner with McKinsey & Co. In 2004, he joined Inbev as VP strategy overseeing M&A and global brands. Eric will talk about the invention of new food categories, how our food is invented and how investment companies support those processes.