Dr. Dalal AlGhawas is an Agrifood Consultant with a special focus on food security in the GCC and Asia Pacific. She is a specialist in future food technology investments.

Dalal combines research, commercialization, capital and partnership to support high growth startups. 


Dalal has a technical background, specialising in food safety, biotechnology, diagnostics, clinical research and public health. She established the first food technology accelerator in Hong Kong and World’s first alternative protein accelerator and has worked with > 100 global technology startups, focused on plant-based protein alternatives, cellular-agriculture, sustainability, smart kitchen equipment, med-tech and software.

International thought leader in the food technology space 100+ conferences, TV, podcasts, roundtables, industry reports, start-up competitions Hong Kong Permanent Resident, Kuwaiti citizen, well connected in APAC and GCC. 

Doctor of Philosophy (Food Science and Food Biotechnology) from leading Asian University of Hong Kong with publications in top tier peer reviewed journals, startup manuals and industry reports.

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