What is Gastrotope
Established in 2017. Gastrotope is a catalyst/Farm to Fork accelerator which is a joint venture of 3 companies: Mistletoe, GSF India and Infobridge. Mistletoe is a Japanese investment firm founded by serial entrepreneur Taizo Son. GSF India is No.1 tech accelerator in India founded by serial entrepreneur Rajesh Sawhney. Infobridge is an Indo-Japan business consultancy firm which is a bridge between Japan and India.
Accelerate food producers (including Farmer, Fisher, Distributer) and Chefs who are looking for Leapfrog, and build the community which shares and continues updating recipes and methods of farming/fishing in order to create Food, Agriculture and Fishery for after 10 years and decades. Share problems through this activity, and strive for problem-solving by seeking and growing technology/Start-up which can solve them.
Fortissimo (Joint PGM with Gov of AP)
In 2018, Gastrotope is going to start first Farm to Fork acceleration program which is called "Fortissimo". This program is a joint acceleration program between Gastrotope and Government of AP, support Agri/Food/Aqua-tech startups through this program. The place where this program is going to be executed is Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh.