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Vegan entrepreneur and Co-founder of meal delivery service allplants Alex Petrides has been listed as one of Forbes ’30 under 30 in Europe’ Retail and Commerce.

The annual listing features what Forbes describes as 300 ‘young disruptors’ across 10 categories including Art & Culture, Technology, and Sport and Games among others.

According to Forbes, its list features ‘300 young disruptors…a collection of bold risk-takers bringing new ideas to Europe.”

Alex Petrides co-founded Allplants with his brother Jonathan

Vegan entrepreneur

“Petrides founded allplants in 2017 with his 34-year-old brother, [Jonathan ‘JP’ Petrides]” says Forbes. “The London-based startup wants to make it easy for people to eat delicious, eco-friendly plant-based meals.

“allplants has cooked and delivered more than 500,000 meals across the U.K. and prepares 12,000 meals a week. Allplants has raised £8.3 million from investors including Felix Capital and Octopus Investments.”

“Making veganism mainstream, approachable and celebrated is why we started allplants,” Alex Petrides told Plant Based News. “Recognition like this goes a long way to say how we’re all doing as a plant-based community – and as for my inclusion in the list, it’s a real achievement for how our whole team are building a movement from allplants hq.”

Maria Chiorando

Maria is a news and features writer for Plant Based News. As a former magazine editor, newspaper reporter, and features writer, her work has been published by The Guardian, The Huffington Post, and various regional newspapers, as well as Vegan Life magazine and Vegan Trade Journal. She has interviewed a huge range of people, from Prime Ministers to authors, activists, pop stars and actors, and enjoys the varied range of topics writing for PBN allows her to tackle. She was previously the editor of Plant Based News for over 3 years.