Advisory Board

Every business needs advice to grow and thrive. Advisory board allow you access to advice from top experts in their respective fields, gain insights or explore new opportunities by stimulating high quality conversations. The role of an advisory board is to provide current knowledge, critical thinking and analysis to increase the confidence of the decision-makers who represent the company
Personnel with great knowledge and experience on food safety initiatives will be on boarded as members of the Advisory Board. This will include Global Experts


Srihari Kotela
Standard Specialist
Ex Founder Foodcert India (Now TQ Cert Services, A TATA group company)


Surbhi Agarwal
Co Founder


Mr. Sanjay Dave
Food Safety Specialist
Ex Global Chair Person Codex
Mr. Anil Jauhri
Standard Specialist
Ms Shashi Sareen
Ex CEO & Director
Export Inspection Council of India and Ex Director, Bureau of Indian Standards
Dr. Leslie D. Bourquin
Food Safety Specialist
Dept Chairperson Food safety, Michigan State University
Mr. Baskar Kotte
Standard Specialist
Founder Quality System Enhancement Inc, USA

Standard and Food Safety Experts

Srihari Kotela
Standard Specialist
Ex Founder Foodcert India (Now TQ Cert Services, A TATA group company)
Dr Seema Shukla
Expert on Indian and International
(Codex, EU, USFDA, CFIA, ASEAN) standards and regulations within food supply chain
Mr. Mohan M. Kulkarni
Standard Expert (EMS, Carbon Footprint, Water Foot Print)
Mr. Devendra Prasad
Laboratory and Food Safety Compliances Specialist
Mr. Sumant D. Parkhi
Standard Expert (QMS, EMS and EnMS)
Mrs Dipti Saudagar
Food Safety and Compliances Expert
Ms. Chetna Ipar
Food Safety, Quality and Regulatory Compliances.
Mr. Onkar Choche
Food Safety, Quality and Regulatory Compliances.

Product Value Chain Experts

Dr. Santhosh J. Eapen
Spices Specialist
Ex Head ICAR Spices Research
Dr. Abraham Verghese
IPM Specialist
Ex Director ,ICAR NBAIR
Dr. MS Rao
Bio Pesticides Specialist
Ex Principal Scientist ,ICAR
Dr. Vilas A Tonapi
Millet Value Chain Specialist
Former Director, ICAR-IIMR
Dr. Pandurang Gundappa Adsule
Grape Value Chain Specialist
Former Director, National Research Centre for Grapes
Dr. Kapse Bhagwan
Mango, Sweet Orange & Banana Supply Chain Expert Former Director, National Institute of Post-Harvest Technology
Dr. (Mrs.) Jyotsana Sharma
Pomegranate Value Chain
Joginder Singh Minhas
Potato Value Chain
Project Manager, International Potato Center
Dr Dharmesh Verma
Basmati Rice Value Chain Expert
Dr Vijay Singh Thakur
Apple and Horticulture Value Chain
Dr Amar Nath Sharma
Soybean Value Chain
Dr R. Jagadeeshwar
Rice Value Chain
Dr S.N. Singh
Sugarcane Value Chain
Dr J. Kumar
Wheat Value Chain Expert
Dr. Vemuri Ravindra Babu
Field Crops Value Chain Expert

Technology Experts

Mr Chacko Jacob
Co-founder and Chief Business Officer Mist EO Precision and Remote Sensing Expert
Venkat Pindipolu
Technology Expert
Co-founder, Carbon Mint
Anju Nayyar
Digital Solutions Expert
Senior Advisor – Business Development & Alliances, YARA International
Rama Reddy Kovvuri
Technology Expert
Vice President Tyisha Technologies

Compliance Experts

CA Ramachandra Rao Tummala
Finance, Systems & Compliance Expert Founder :T R R & Associates
Akhil Mittal
Corporate Compliances Expert

Dairy Value Chain Expert

T. Appaji Rao
Dairy Value Chain Expert
Dr. Mohinder Kumar Salooja
Dairy Value Chain Expert
Dr. Omveer Singh
Dairy and Horticulture Value Chain

Fisheries & Aquaculture Value Chain

Prathap Chandra Shetty
Fisheries and Aquaculture Value Chain Expert

Organic Value Chain