VF Founder & CEO attends high-level meeting at EU Commission HQ in Brussels

Jamie Burrows, Vertical Future’s Founder & CEO, attended the high-level meeting, on Monday 15th April 2024, as a special guest to join a conversation with the Executive Vice-President for the European Green Deal and members of the CEO Action Group for the European Green Deal in Brussels. The European Green Deal (EGD) was launched in […]

VF to exhibit at GreenTech at RAI Amsterdam

Vertical Future will be exhibiting at GreenTech at RAI in Amsterdam from 11-13th June!  GreenTech is the #1 horticulture technology platform in the Netherlands, where industry professionals from all over the world come together to connect, network, share knowledge, and do business with some of the world’s leading companies and innovators. If you would like to set up a meeting, […]

VF CSO interviewed on BBC’s Farming Today

Vertical Future’s Chief Scientific Officer Dr Jennifer Bromley spoke on BBC‘s “Farming Today” about the company’s grant win announced this week from the UK Space Agency international Bilateral Fund and Australian Space Agency.  The grant that has been awarded is to develop an autonomous environmental agriculture facility in space alongside the University of Cambridge. In the episode, you’ll hear Jen discuss VF’s work […]

Vertical Future selected by the UK Space Agency to install its systems to grow crops in Low Earth Orbit

Contribution to the rapidly evolving Agri-Space sector, which aims to support off-Earth habitation, is another critical milestone and use case for Vertical Future’s technologies, plant science, and a novel approach to controlled-environment-agriculture (“CEA”). UNITED KINGDOM: Vertical Future (“VF”), a UK-based vertical farming technology and manufacturing specialist, has been awarded a new grant of £1.5 million […]

VF Founder & CEO to attend WEF meeting in Saudi Arabia

Vertical Future’s Founder & CEO, Jamie Burrows, will represent Vertical Future as one of the WEF’s Global Innovators at the World Economic Forum’s Special Meeting for Global Collaboration, Growth and Energy for Development, held in Riyadh from 28-29th April. The meeting will help public and private sector leaders address shared global challenges and it will also advance key Forum […]

VF to attend Sustainable Investment Forum on 2nd May

Organised by Climate Action in official partnership with the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), the Forum will bring together 350 finance stakeholders to Paris for its 7th annual edition.  The Forum will offer a crucial platform for finance stakeholders to navigate the challenges and opportunities of the sustainable finance market in Europe. Through discussions […]

VF Founder & CEO becomes Unreasonable Impact Fellow

As he announced last week, our Founder & CEO Jamie Burrows had the honour of becoming an Unreasonable Impact Fellow, representing Vertical Future and all the hard work the VF team has put into the business these past close to eight years since our journey began. During his eight exquisitely orchestrated and intensive days away, Jamie had the opportunity to not […]

Vertical Future joins Barclays unreasonable Impact 2024 programme

Launched in 2016, the unreasonable is now in its 8th year of supporting growth-stage ventures operating at the nexus of advanced technology, profit and impact. It’s an honour for VF to have been selected to be part of the unreasonable Impact 2024 program alongside some other incredible high-growth disruptors 🎉🚀 To date, alongside unreasonable’s partners at Barclays, they have […]

Vertical Future ranked 12th on FoodTech500 2023

It came home for Vertical Future last night when it was announced that we ranked 12th of all 500 food technology-related companies globally on Forward Fooding’s 2023 FoodTech 500 list! That is an exponential increase with us going up 35 places from last year. We also remain #1 on the list for vertical farming system suppliers, so we […]