Pandey is agribusiness expert having 30+ years of experience across agriculture and related business within India and overseas. He acquired his best expertise on Seed Technology and Development, Production, Marketing and Consultancy, Market Research and insight, Teaching of Management and Biotechnology, Agribusiness Management Development Programs, In-house Training & Development tasks, Technology Up-gradation, and Agri-entrepreneurship.
- Seasonal seed professional,
- Business sustainability
- Innovation, Research and development
- Mentor to Agri-entrepreneurs
- High level exposure and connection with government agencies, embassies, development partners and private sectors with in India and overseas.
Arun is business leader having 20+ years of experience across diverse industries (agricultural commodities, architectural and home improvement products and telecom) with industry leading organization in their respective sectors. Arun’s forte has been driving business growth by identifying key growth area, convening the right teams and executing for excellence. He is a graduate in agriculture and a post graduate from Indian School of Business (ISB)-Hyderbad (2008), specializing in Business Strategy and Strategic Marketing. In his last corporate assignment as Director-Sales and Marketing with the Mosaic Company (erstwhile-Cargill group company), Arun stewarded plan India expansion of Mosaic’s distribution business (growing network to 4000+ rural retail outlets). Overall, he was responsible for business management worth $1.2 billion for Mosaic India. Arun has also served overseas, with Mosaic International business division, as part of Mosaic’s global product management team responsible for global distribution and customer service. He is also empanelled on the expert panel of Atheneum partners-GmbH, providing advisory for SnD forecast and supply chain optimization strategies to global crop nutrients majors.
Mr. Sailas is Agriculture graduate from Allahabad Agriculture University. He is Focused, analytical and dynamic professional with an experience of 21 years in Tea & Coffee plantations, Organic & Sustainable Farming & Certification, Agri commodities production, processing & trade and management. Versatile executive and strategist recognized for having superior leadership skill, exceptional planning abilities and superlative business acumen.
- Qualified Internal auditor for QMS/EMS/SA-8000
- Qualified Auditor for all Organic programs like NPOP/NOP/EU/ JAS/ Biosuisse/ Naturland
- Qualified auditor for UTZ/ Global gap/AWS
He is well verse with FSC (Forest Stewardship council)/ Unilever Sustainable Agriculture Code/Round Table on Responsible Soy/ Bonsucro/ISCC/Sustainable Fiber Program/ Roundtable on Sustainable Palm oil/Trustea/MSC/ASC/SFI for Pepsico/BCI 3rd party verification/ Mining Inspections/ INPUT approval etc.