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Bhubesh kumar
Director-Food & Agri , national/International Non-profit organisation
Bangalore, Karnataka
Strategic and Operational leader in Agri Business Management and Mentoring Agribusinesses with 16 years experience working in national and international organisations. Looking for a senior level job, Multilingual, ready to relocate
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Area of Expertise:
  • Director, CEO, COP, President
  • Government/Governance, Reforms, Corruption
Professional Experience:
I am a rare agribusiness -professional with varied industrial experiences and educational qualifications. My work experiences in different public and private organizations over fifteen years which are enlisted below have given me the best of the skills, qualities and experiences which make me unique.
1. Developing new agri-business development projects: At the Research and Innovation Circle of Hyderabad ( I have been developing projects like “Establishment of Agri Tech Park” and “Development of Digital Crop Monitoring System” for the state of Telangana.
2. Experience in handling Government funded projects: At the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU), I was implementing the World Bank funded project of “Establishing Business Planning and Development Unit” funded by NAIP, ICAR and also obtained seed fund support from the National Science and Technology entrepreneurship Development Board (NSTEDB), Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India for “Establishing Technology Business Incubator (TBI)”. My experience at TNAU over four years under the Co-business incubation program has enough knowledge on administrative procedures of the Government. I was also a part of the India Rwanda Innovation Growth Program (IRIGP) implemented by FICCI in mentoring Indian agro-companies and briefly associated in the India Africa Forum Summit-II for the Establishment of Food Processing Business Incubation Centers (FPBIC) in five African countries.
3. Farmers work experience: I have been mentoring six Farmers Producer Organizations promoted by NABARD, during my tenure at ICRISAT. Further, I was instrumental in successfully mentoring the establishment of one of the most successful Farmers Federations in Tamil Nadu- Kazhi Kadai Madai Farmers Federation with whom I have implemented the “Seed Business Incubation Program”. My experience at the Federation of Farmers Associations and in implementation of CFC-FAO-ICRISAT project on “Enhanced Utilization of sorghum and Pearl millet grain in the Poultry Feed Industry to improve the livelihoods of small-scale farmers in Asia” further enhanced my rural experience.
4. Experience in agro- marketing: My professional life started with four years of experience in commodity marketing. At the Safal National Exchange (SNX), I gained knowledge on marketing of fruits and vegetables.
5. Agro-Technology Management: Technology adaption is the key for agricultural development. I have commercialized nine agro-technologies that includes cry2Ai gene under public private partnership.
6. Creating agri-businesses: Promotion of Agro industries is the gateway for agricultural development. I have been mentoring more than 60 successful agro start-ups in India and about 20 agro- start-ups in Africa. This experience on agri-business promotion makes me unique from other agri professionals.
7. International experience: I had a great streak of success in handling various international pro
Post graduate Programme in Agricultural Journalism and Mass Communication
from National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management (MANAGE)

BSc (Agriculture)from Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
Affiliations and Achievements:
Member of African Agri Business Incubation Network
Available for:
  • Job opportunities

    Years of Experience:
    15-20 years
    Highest Qualification:
    English, Hindi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu
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