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Executive Team

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Mr. Manjunath Mandikal
Founder Director

With the passion towards agro related activities that Manjunath Mandikal has inherited from his family, he has been a first generation entrepreneur for over a decade. Over the years, he has taken initiative to acquire sufficient knowledge base on cultivation techniques and post-harvest technologies. His core agro-based network teams who are specialized in plant and processing technologies have assisted towards his triumph in Stevia cultivation.

He has over 26 years of techno-commercial hold in the field of IT and Communications. In addition, he has ventured towards InfoTrack Technologies that is based on Location Intelligence market that further concentrates on Logistics and Transport Segment.

He is on the board of trustees in Pramathi Education Trust, Mysore, Yallamma Devi Welfare Trust and Mandikal Ramasastry Foundation.  He is also on the Board of Directors in organizations like InfoTrack Technologies, Mandikal Organics and TriByte Technologies

The leading light - Manjunath also treasures vast experience in design and implementation of integrated ICT infrastructures and ELV Systems integration projects in the Middle East. He holds a graduate degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering from Mysore University and Strategic Planning certificate from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India.



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Dr. Bhawya D
Head – Research & Development

She came on board as Senior Scientific Officer. She holds Masters Degree in Food Technology from Kuvempu University, Shimoga and Ph.D in Food Science from University of Mysore, Mysore.

She brings in expertise of Food Science and Technology which she gained while working as Senior Research Fellow at prestigious Defence Research institute, Defence Food Research Laboratory (DFRL), Mysore. Also she worked as Assistant Manager (Ops) in Data analytics for a leading MNC, in different segments Food and Nutrition.

Currently she is been working on Stevia extraction and Rebaudioside A purification technologies, and formulations of products based out of stevia.





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Mr. Anil Kumar JJ
Head – Production

He has a degree in Chemical Engineering from Siddaganga Institute of Technology (SIT) Affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University and has over a Six Year of experience in all aspects of production, planning, Control and Optimization of Process in Chemical/Solvents in Fertilizer, Food and Pharma industries.

He had proven abilities in resource optimization, capacity utilization, operational efficiency and streamlining systems process.






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Mr. Ramachandra S Bhat
Head – Administration

Mr. Bhat has over the decades of experience in various areas of administration spanning from accounting, stores to logistics and HR. He has worked in the Middle East for over 20 years and recently returned back to India.

He graduated from Gokhale Centenary College, Ankola, in Karnataka. He has worked in organizations like ITDC, GATI in India and reputed organizations in Dubai.






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Mr. Prashanth V
Head - Sales & Marketing

He has acquired an acumen in Marketing & Sales over a period of time. He is into strategising and organising the Sales & Marketing team. He has worked in FMCG & Financials services sector in retail mMarketing & team Management.

He has gruduated with bachelors in Arts and has completed Self expression leadership programmes and also, been coach for couple of programmes for the same.