Alison Sunstrum - Inventures
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Alison Sunstrum

CEO/General Partner

, CNSRV-X Inc./The51

Alison Sunstrum is CEO of CNSRV-X Inc. (Conserve X), a Canadian company researching and applying emerging technology in agriculture. Alison is GP of The51’s Food & AgTech Fund investing in diverse founders. She is a Venture Partner-Ag and LP at Builders VC, a San Francisco/Calgary venture capital fund investing in founders re-imagining large underinvested, antiquated industries. She is a Founding Partner and Fellow in the Ag Stream of the Creative Destruction Lab (CDL), Rockies; and Supply Chain, Montreal. Formerly, Alison was CEO/Co-Founder of GrowSafe Systems Ltd. where she grew the company’s research and development skunkworks from an Alberta garage to global operations, receiving international recognition for science-based innovation. In 2021, Alison was recognized as one of Canada’s most influential leaders in agriculture.