Mr. Vinod Gunjal, Assistant General Manager, EarthFood
Mr. Vinod Gunjal is an Assistant General Manager at EarthFood. He oversees planning and execution of farm operations that include land selection, land preparation, planting, irrigation, inter-cultivation practices, harvesting, packing, quality check, pack house operations, and supply chain. He is also instrumental in taking the brand EarthFood to various retail outlets like Star Bazar, Natures basket etc.
Vinod a graduate in Agriculture Science and a Post-Graduate in Agri-Business Management brings in a rich experience of 8.5 years across various verticals of the Agri segment like corporate & contract farming, agriculture land acquisition, procurement & supply chain management, pack house operations etc. He is also actively involved in greenhouse and horticulture projects, global GAP certification and various Public Private Partnership (PPP) projects. Vinod also holds a master degree in Agriculture Export Management from NIEM, Chennai.
Vinod is an advocate of the start-up ecosystem and firmly believes that India’s burgeoning potential in the Agri segment has created tremendous opportunities for the entrepreneurs in this space. His vision for EarthFood is to position the brand as customers favourite by supplying certified residue free fruits, vegetables, spices and process food products with good quality and consistent supply.
His hobbies include reading, meeting new people, and helping entrepreneurs in the Agri start-up segment to establish their network.