Board of Directors

Mr. Suresh Chandra Goyal

Mr. Suresh Chandra Goyal is the Managing director of Farmersfortune (India) P. Ltd. and one of the founder members of the company. A veteran in the field of agriculture, Mr. Goyal is responsible for providing overall direction and leading the company to achieve transformational growth.

 
 

Known for his vast knowledge in the field of agriculture, Mr. Goyal has over three decades of experience in running agriculture and farm related businesses like agri-financing, agri-procurement, trading and warehousing. He has been closely involved with the agriculture movement and farmer communities in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Gujarat.

 

An expert in the commodities sector, he has been associated with leading Indian and global corporates in advisory and consulting roles related to procurement, warehousing and stocking of agri-commodities. He has also been associated with leading Indian banks in agriculture and rural lending initiatives.

 

Passionate about the India’s rural growth story, Mr. Goyal is committed to championing methods to ensure better realisation for end farmers and bringing global standards of customer service and efficiency at the rural level.

 

He was awarded “Inspiring Entrepreneurs of India” award by Dare Magazine in March, 2011.

 

 

 

Mr. Amit Kumar Goyal

Amit Kumar goyal is the Executive Director and part of the founding team of the company. A pioneer in agri-financing and creation of rural finance networks, Mr. Goyal brings strong growth and turnaround leadership to the organization.

 
 

Amit is one of the most respected professionals in the rural lending, collateral and financing sector and is hailed as one of the pioneers in this field by leading banks and financial institution. With a deep rooted family background in Agriculture and commodity sector, Amit’s ability to understand the pulse and needs of the Indian Agri commodity industry is a rare feet which is available among very few Indian Businessman and corporate boardrooms.

 

With extensive experience in the rural lending, collateral and financing sector, he has partnered leading banks and created an ecosystem of robust lending mechanisms resulting in a zero-default track record. In his earlier days, he has worked with Adani Wilmar, ITC and Alarsa Sons in their rural initiatives.

 

On a professional level, Amit is a graduate in commerce from the renowned Delhi University and has topped it with a post graduation in English. With sound academic records, he has consciously decided to take the path less trodden and venture into agri business.

 

 

 

Mr. Amith Agarwal

Amith Agarwal is also the Executive Director and one of the founder members of the company. Mr. Agarwal brings the right blend of managerial and business acumen. He is the face of the Company to the outside and corporate world. He is known for his flair and Drive in developing new relationships, adopting innovative ideas and creating a global mindset within the Company.

 
 

Amit hails from a leading business family which has been into Agri businesses for around two decades. He has in the past consciously worked for global and Indian corporate like the Reliance Group to gain experience and also understand the corporate model.

 

A Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDBM) from the renowned Chetna Institute of Management and research.

 

 

 

Mr. Amit Khandelwal

Amit Khandelwal is the Non-Executive Director and part of the founding team of company.
Mr. Khandelwal is responsible for turning strategies into action with efficient business processes that are critical to achieving high performance. He is responsible for the performance management of the company.

 
 

Mr. Khandelwal has been associated with the agriculture and commodity sectors for over a decade and has pioneered the development of custom products for contract farming, weather financing and seed financing. A hands-on person with deep relationships in the farmer community at the village and taluka levels, he has been involved in corporate rural initiatives like Mahindra Shubhlabh, and the first pilot initiatives of private banks into warehouse financing.

 

Amit has done his schooling from the prestigious BHS Pilani and is a post graduate in commerce; he has done a Novell certified Information Technology course. Belonging to a family of Farmers and landlords, Amit is a Farmer at Heart and then a Business professional- currently his heart and soul is towards creating an integrated and transparent rural platform which will be the ‘one-stop shop’ for all the needs and requirements of the Indian farmer, all available right at his doorstep.