Cofounder & Co-CEO
Alpha Food Labs
New York City, USA
Mike Lee is the co-founder and co-CEO of Alpha Food Labs, a food innovation company that helps companies create innovation strategies and new products that are better for people, planet, and palate.
Mike is also the founder of The Future Market, a futurist food lab that explores what our food system could look like in the next 5-25 years.
Through Alpha Food Labs and the Future Market, Mike and his team have worked on various innovation strategy and product development projects with companies that include Campbell’s, Danone, Barilla, Google, Applegate, and more.
Mike’s experience in food design & innovation has covered a wide range over the past 14 years. Prior to Alpha Food Labs & The Future Market, Mike led product development initiatives on the Innovation & New Ventures team at Chobani. Mike focused on building out their savory platform and drove food design from consumer insights, to ideation, to food and brand development, to business planning and production.