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Jagadeesh C Sunkad

Jagadeesh C Sunkad

Jagadeeesh has 25 years of experience in Agri Business field encompassing Innovation management, Contract farming, Technology transfer, Research and Training, arranging joint ventures & Collaborations he has strived to touch the quality of life of farmers and other stakeholders, by nurturing innovations into tools for everyday use in the field of agriculture, preceded by 12 years in the field of market research for customer satisfactions studies, Industrial product research and social research.

Jagadeesh’s life’s purpose is to build scalable businesses by careful nurturing of innovation, that impacts small farmers at a grassroot level through ‘Technology Commercialization’

He has been a key resource and mentor for the RKVY- RAAFTAR program at Indian Agriculture Research Institute, PUSA, Delhi, Startup Incubation and Innovation Centre, IIT Kanpur, National Institute of Veterinary Epidemiology and Disease Informatics, Bangalore. ICRISAT, Hyderabad.


  • PGDM Entrepreneurs & Family Business management from IIM Bangalore.
  • Advanced Agri-Business Management certificate from Cornell University, USA.
  • Cornell-in-India Agribusiness Management Program.
  • Bachelor of Sciences – Electronics.