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Agam Khare

Founder & CEO at Absolute

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Employees 501+
Headquarters New Delhi, Delhi, India
Absolute is a pathbreaking bioscience and engineering company harnessing billions of years of nature’s evolutionary intelligence to solve humanity’s grandest challenges, by creating novel biomaterials and ingredients for Agriculture, Healthcare and Textiles. Its product portfolio ranges from widely applicable biofertilizers and stimulants to biomanufactured mother’s milk and engineered bio-leather. It is working with scaled partners such as Pepsico, Bayer, Unilever, Olam, L’Oreal and others, and is a $100M+ revenue business today.

Notable Achievements

  • Achieved a global footprint across 25+ countries in Africa, LatAm, SE Asia & the Middle East, and access to 7.5M farmers
  • Through its R&D arm Xenesis, built a proprietary Nature Intelligence Platform™, one of the largest collections of novel microbe & biomolecules
  • Named to the Norrsken Impact/100 in 2023

Currently Operating in 26 Regions

Press Mentions

June 30, 2024

10 Agritech Startups Revolutionizing the Future of Agriculture in India

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May 2, 2024

15 Startups in Mars’ 1st ‘Unreasonable Food’ Cohort Poised to Future-Proof Food

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May 24, 2023

India’s Agam Khare Joins Scientific Advisory Council for Tata Transformation Prize run by New York Academy of Sciences, Tata Sons

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May 5, 2022

[Funding alert] Precision agritech startup Absolute Foods raises $100M from Sequoia, Alpha Wave, Tiger Global

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February 25, 2022

Absolute Foods eyes $90 million funding at $300 million valuation

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