Badalya is a global food and beverage venture catalyst which specialises in taking validated food concepts to global markets.

We work with you, solving the challenges of taking your brand global.

We are internationally successful entrepreneurs
with over 50 years of combined experience.

We have founded, funded, and operated large and small businesses across a range of industries in the global marketplace.  We founded Badalya to empower sustainable startups who with their products strive for a better life for the community and environment.

What We Do?

We engage at precisely the time when support is most valuable for your business. We provide:

LET’S BUILD IT TOGETHER
You’ve formulated and making your product in a commercial kitchen. You are selling your product through some retailers, markets and feeling confident you are now ready for the next stage of your business. Now what? Let Badalya handle the where-to-next.

THE NEXT PHASE
How you navigate the next phase of your journey is mission-critical. It’s where most food startups will fail. We’ve learned exactly why that happens in most cases.

WHAT WE DO FOR YOU
We are here to help fund, commercialise, and accelerate your idea globally and shorten the time to profitability.

OUR FOCUS
We focus on industry verticals where we add the most value, at precisely the stage when we can provide the greatest impact.

ARE YOU READY?
Expertise, partnership, funding and unique access to resources.

WE DERISK START-UP INVESTING
We fine-tune and support mid-stage start-ups turning them into profitable, well-oiled machines. This makes for more stable and less risky investment opportunities. Partner with us to invest in global entrepreneurship.

WORLDWIDE STARTUPS
Today’s successful and disruptive startups can come from almost anywhere in the world.

INNOVATION
The world is exploding with new ideas and that lower transaction and infrastructure costs are reducing the barriers to entry. Innovation will explode over the next decade.

METHODS INVOLVED
In order to realise success, methods for incubating and accelerating great startups must also innovate, especially at the mid-stage, where most failure occurs.

OUR NETWORK
With our network of investment partners and access to unique funding tools we’re changing the landscape for investors who want to participate in global opportunities in some of the world’s most exciting startup food companies

Ready to put Badalya to work to build your global business?

About Us

Badalya (the Aboriginal word for food) was founded to help food startups globally commercialise their offering and achieve sustainable profitability in the shortest period of time with the least amount of capital and the least dilution of founder’s shareholding

Badalya provides individuals and small companies with a mentor and team of professional experts in their field that will guide them to the next stage of their business and with the ultimate goal for global presence.

Badalya only supports individuals and companies that have a genuine cause and give back to the community and or the environment.

We Provide:

Support In:

Our Team

George Gekas
CEO & Co-Founder

Richard Webb
Chairman & Co-Founder

Tom Nakajima
Commercialisation Specialist – Japan

Ben Bowering
Technical Specialist – Food

Laura Craig
Marketing Specialist

Spencer Clements
Culinary Innovation Technologist

David Messum
Winemaker, Wine Marketeer and Presenter

Anna Plotkin
Lawyer

Janice Falzon
Marketing Strategist

Melissa Baer
New Zealand Strategist and Block Chain Specialist

Morag Meikle
Digital Food Safety Specialist

Steve Shaw
Sales Strategy Specialist

Contact Us

If you are looking for an experienced marketing and operational specialists to help launch or develop your product to new levels of success, get in touch with George today to discuss your next project.

Email:
george@badalya.com

Telephone:
+61 424 034 747

Skype:
georgegekas

http://linkedin.com/in/georgegekas