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We bridge the ever-growing food and agriculture ecosystem and create a space to develop impact-oriented food and agriculture entrepreneurs and bring together pioneers in this field.

How do we do it?

Foodback is a collaboration and innovation platform that supports agriculture and food innovations. It builds bridges between various actors of the food and agriculture ecosystem, supports impact-oriented startups through acceleration and incubation programmes, and provides investment, financing and internship opportunities from Turkey and the European Union.

Foodback, an Impact Hub Istanbul initiative, has been operating as Europe’s leading innovation initiative European Institute of Innovation and Technology – EIT Food Turkey Hub since 2018.

Areas of Focus

Facilitating & Democratising Access to Food
Dissemination of Circular Economy Models
Digitalisation of Agriculture and Increasing Efficiency
Use of Innovative Material Solutions
Creating Alternative Protein Sources
Supporting Consumer Focused Supply Chain Solutions

Meet the Foodback Team

Ayşe Sabuncu

Founding Partner

Tuğçe Ergün

Founding Partner

Edanur Dursun

Project Assistant

İlknur Şahin

Project Manager

Erenşah Ayanlar

Strategic Mentor