Venu G.

Summary

- Believes in digitization of farm operations and data analytics.
- Team building and capable of shouldering responsibilities under pressure
- Loves to work in different environments.
- Travelled extensively in Africa - Kenya, Ethiopia, Burkina Faso, Egypt, Angola and other countries Malaysia, Singapore, Spain, UAE etc.
- Sound experience in hydroponic cultivation, polyhouse cultivation and computerized fertigation and irrigation, solving hard water problems etc.,
- Key strengths are operation management, client relationship management, Innovative, team leadership, public relations , business and market development.

Experience

Vice President
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India
April-2018 - June-2019

- Worked as Vice President- Business development and Strategies for Africa and Europe
- Travelled to Ethiopia.
- Marketed and installed software solution to METAD - Coffee company in Ethiopia.
- Held business negotiations and Interacted with Oromia -cooperative bank, Sesame growers association etc.,
- Speaker at World Bank Seminar - Disruptions in Agriculture help at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
- Speaker at International Cotton Conference held at Burkina Faso

Education

Masters in Horticulture
University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad, INDIA
India
April-1992 - May-1996