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Li Ka-shing
Country of residence : China
Birthday : 06/13/1928
Linked companies : Cheung Kong Holdings - Husky Energy Inc. - Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings Ltd. - Hutchison Whampoa Limited - Cheung Kong Holdings Ltd

Li Ka-shing Invested in Beyond Eggs

02/19/2014 | 06:54am US/Eastern

HONGKONG, February 19, SinoCast -- Cheung Kong (SEHK: 0001) Chairman Li Ka-shing's venture capital firm Horizons Ventures, together with Yahoo founder Jerry Yang and many other agencies, invested second-round USD 23 million in Hampton Creek Foods.

Hampton Creek Foods specializes in re-inventing eggs. the company has developed a new technology able to extract protein from plants and produce food materials with it, and the extracts can used in the manufacturing process of cakes, mayonnaise, egg noodles and other food to completely replace the role of eggs. The new product is called Beyond Eggs.

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