Tropic Biosciences is a biotechnology company focused on utilising advanced plant breeding and gene editing technologies to develop high-performing commercial tropical crops, namely coffee and bananas. It employs 17 industry-leading professionals and is headquartered at Norwich Research Park where it has access to cutting-edge equipment and a highly qualified workforce.
The company was founded in 2016 by a team of highly experienced entrepreneurs and researchers including Gilad Gershon, an experienced AgriTech private equity investor and entrepreneur; and Dr. Eyal Maori, scientific co-founder of Beelogics, which was acquired by Monsanto in 2013; and Dr Ofir Meir, former Director of R&D in the Crop Protection Division at Evogene.
Norwich Research Park
Telephone: +44 (0) 01603 274442