French plant-based meat FoodTech Umiami raises €32.5M in funding for expansion

Umiami is a French foodtech that was founded with the mission to reduce worldwide meat consumption and its impact on health, animals, and the environment. They are pioneers in the development of a patent-pending process for texturizing plant proteins called “umisation”. Here are details of Umiami’s latest funding round :

🚀 Launch

2020 (May)

🏭 Industry



Tristan Maurel, Martin Habfast, Clémence Pedraza, Reechad Benyahia, Sylvie Breton

💸 Funding & Investors

  • INVESTMENT (October 2023) : €32.5 million (Series A)
  • INVESTORS : led by SPI fund and French Tech Seed (both managed by Bpifrance for the French government), and includes participation from Astanor Ventures, Redalpine, Newfund and VERSO Capital.

🎯 Funding purpose

Europe and US expansion.

🌐 Country HQ

France (Paris)

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