What we do

Expertise that counts

Voted most influential Corporate Venture fund in the consumer sector, Unilever Ventures brings together an experienced and flexible team of investment and operational experts with a proven track record of creating market-leading consumer and tech companies. We play to our strengths and value people for theirs.

We can help…

Develop a brand

We fundamentally understand brands. We know how to build, nurture and protect them.

Build competitive edge

As part of a global CPG ecosystem, we can fine-tune a business’s strengths.

Turbo-charge a business

We have access to substantial in-house Unilever resources: a coach, a local expert, even a transformational client. Unilever is the 2nd largest advertiser in the world.

Strengthen the financial base

As a committed partner; we are able to provide critical follow-on financing to take a business to the next level.

Through unrivalled capabilities in:

Consumer insight

Deeper consumer and market understanding through Unilever’s global market intelligence.


Improved brand awareness through insight-driven branding, communication and media planning.

Supply chain

Cost savings and best practice across procurement, logistics and manufacturing.


Strengthened scientific credibility through new technology, formulation capabilities, clinical studies and IP assessment.


Brand protection, and regulatory and legal expertise for international rollout.


Geographic and channel expansion from introductions in traditional retail, foodservice and drug/pharmacy.