Due Diligence (Business + ESG) | Regenerative Agriculture

An ESG due dilligence for a company in the regenerative agricultrure and carbon market sector

Client

Indian VC firm focused on agriculture and food systems

Problem

  • Business and ESG due diligence of a company in regenerative agriculture & carbon markets space
  • Evaluate business & ESG risks and suggest mitigation plan to the Client and its co-investor

Solution

  • Understanding revenue, cost & financial projections
  • Market risk assessment of a carbon credits based business model w.r.t Verra methodologies, regulation, export controls, etc.
  • ESG assessment across the agri value chain, including interactions with certain farmer partners

Impact

  • Finalization of investment by the Client and a co-investor in the Target Co
  • Mitigation plan for identified business and ESG risks