1. Dr. Sudipto Haldar
Having started the career with academics Dr. Haldar now runs the research and development wing of Agrivet Consultancy P Ltd., a Kolkata (India) based organization which provides research and nutritional consultancy to its partners worldwide. After obtaining his B.V.Sc. & A.H. in 1995, Dr. Haldar did his post-graduation from the National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal and then obtained his PhD in Animal Nutrition following which he entered into teaching and research in animal nutrition in the University of Animal and Fishery Sciences, Kolkata, India. In this role he was involved in different research projects funded by National authorities and different corporate organizations. The main area of his research was trace minerals and enzymes used in livestock and poultry. In the present role of Director, Research and Development of ACPL, Dr. Haldar liaisons with the service seekers who want to test the efficacy of their products under the typical tropical climatic conditions. In this way Dr. Haldar links Agrivet Consultancy P. Ltd. with the global R & D centers of organizations which are engaged with poultry production. Thus, Dr. Haldar has centered his activity on goal directed, result oriented assignments in applied research, innovation, product development and evaluation, and technical support in the fields of poultry nutrition. Apart from the research and development works, Dr. Haldar is engaged in providing nutritional support in clients spreading over in parts of India, Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan. He has 18 years of professional experience and has published more than 70 publications as popular articles and peer reviewed papers.
Current position: Director (Research and Development), Agrivet Consultancy P Ltd., Lake Town, Kolkata, 700089, India.
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2. Mr. Aivan Priyadarshi
Aivan Priyadarshi is working with Agrivet Consultancy P Ltd as Head QA/QC and is thoroughly involved with the organization’s consulting business by providing services and support to the Poultry Industry of South Asia including India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and Thailand. He focuses on key areas of Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Laboratory operations, raw material Inspection and support to the feed mill operations including technical supports. He has more than 10 years of experience in this field and can handle the process and implementation of Six-Sigma, 5S, GMP, TQM, HACCP, Safety & Security, Bio Security & Hygiene, Fire-fighting & Security, other plant related topics and plant process control, etc.
His journey in this field started in 2007 with JAPFA Comfeed India Ltd. (Indonesia Tbk) followed by the same with GODREJ Agrovet Ltd. (Godrej Group), a renowned name in the field of agri-business in India. He is presently involved with projects and research relating to the field of QA/QC, Laboratory developments (Nutritional, Micro biological, Bio Science etc.), Quality Inspection of grains/RM, Feed Mill operation and some poultry research works.
Professional qualification: Bachelor’s degree (H) in General & Analytical chemistry Master’s in chemistry Bachelor’s in Technology (Food Science)
Current position: Head (Quality Assurance & Quality Control) Agrivet Consultancy P Ltd., Lake Town, Kolkata, 700089, India.
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3. Er. E. Gnanamoorthi
Er. Gnanamoorthi has deep knowledge in ‘nuts and bolts’ of feed milling, with vast engineering experience of more than 14 years. He is working as Technical Support Manager in Optima Life Science, since 2013. He is serving dozens of feed mills to improve efficent and quality production, by his technicality of feed mill audit.
Professional qualification: He has DE and BE degrees in Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
Current position: Technical Support Manager at Optima Life Sciences Pvt Ltd, Coimbatore.
4. Er. Alejandro Criado
As initial professional experience, Er. Alejandro worked as a breeder manager at the R & D department for 6 months in Monsanto Spain. Then, he worked at Aunir/ABVista for the last 6 years as NIR Application Specialist and Technical Services Manager.
Professional qualification: Bachelor’s degrees in Agriculture Engineering and Master Degree in Engineering Design from University of Almeria in Spain. He also obtained a MBA at EUDE Business School in Madrid, Spain. Recently Alejandro has started a PhD in Agro-livestock and Agro-industrial Systems Engineering.
Current position: Technical Service Manager at AB Vista Asia Pte Ltd.
5. Dr. Subir Singh
Dr. Subir is the renowned Poultry Vet. Consultant dwelling with tremendous growth of Nepalese Poultry Industry since 16 years. He is working as associate professor of Vet. Medicine at Dept. of Veterinary Medicine and Public Health at Agriculture and Forestry University and also chaired as vice-chairman of Nepal Veterinary Council. Dr. Singh’s work has been with disease control, poultry husbandry management, bio-security and advance technological adaptation for modernization of poultry industry of Nepal, with his meticulous spotlight on Avinash Group of Poultry Industries. He also has experience of tackling husbandry and health interconnected issues at farmers’ field level. During the upcoming training, Dr. Singh will share you overview of Nepalese Poultry Industry.
Academic Qualification: B.V.Sc. & A.H. (IAAS/TU; 2000 AD), M.V.Sc. [Medicine] (IAAS/TU; 2006) and PhD Scholar.
Designation: Associate Professor at Dept. of Veterinary Medicine and Public Health, FAVF, AFU, Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal
6. Dr. Anil Kumar Tiwary
After veterinary graducation from IAAS/TU, Nepal, Dr. Tiwary received Japanese Government Scholarship (Monbukagakusho) for studying Master of Science in Hiroshima University, Japan from 2003 to 2005. He is working as Assistant Professor of Veterinary Physiology at Faculty of Animal Science, Veterinary Science and Fisheries, Agriculture and Forestry University, Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal. Dr. Tiwary is also working as Veterinary Consultant at Brown Bird Hatchery Bharatpur- 4 Chitwan since October 2000 A. D. till date. Professionally he has experience of serving Nepal Veterinary Association, Chitwan Chapter as Treasurer.
Academic Qualification: B.V.Sc. & A.H. (IAAS, TU, Nepal; 1999 AD) and M.Sc. Animal Physiology (Hiroshima Universtiy, Japan; 2005 AD)
7. Dr. Subash Shrestha
Raised in the family, whose prime business was directly related to Poultry business. He has got a family borne attachment with the poultry business and following the family set trend, he earned a Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry (BVSc & AH) from the Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science (IAAS), on 2003. Then after he associated with Ananda feeds and Poultry and have gained experience in poultry husbandry and medicine. He has Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) degrees from USA in 2009. Since then till now he has been associated with Anamol Feed as senior technical advisor and has been directly involved in designing ration for poultry. He has gained much in hand experience in poultry feed formulation and feed milling by his involvement in the production process and several national and international trainings and seminars. Beside this, he has professional experience of serving as vice president of Nepal Veterinary Association Chitwan Chapter (NVACC) from 2015-2017 and currently he is the President of Nepal Veterinary Association Province No.3.
Academic Qualification: B.V.Sc. & A.H. (IAAS, TU, Nepal; 2003 AD) and MBA (USA; 2009 AD)
Designation: Senior Technical Advisor of Anamol Feeds, Bharatpur, Chitwan, Nepal.
8. Dr. Pawan Kumar
Dr. Pawan Kumar, USSEC’s (U.S. Soybean Export Council) Animal feed/Soy meal Manager based out of Patna and is in-charge of Soy Market development for poultry and Livestock in North and East India and Nepal. He is a Veterinarian with Masters Degree in Poultry Science (M. V. Sc. Poultry science). He has been engaged in the professional Veterinary field since 1998 holding positions in the Government as Animal Husbandry Officer and key Private companies (for V H Group and Japfa) as Manager for sales, Operations and integration in East India. He is associated with USSEC since 2008 and has brought in noteworthy changes for the market and animal husbandry industry in general, like Crush for Meal Project of USSEC (Popularizing the use of Hi Pro soybean meal) where help is rendered to soy crushers to produce quality soy meal and develop new soy products. These products are useful to animal feed millers in terms of sourcing quality soy meal. Efforts are also on to establish trade linkages between soy crushers and feed millers. He also follows commodity market and provides commodity procurement solutions to the buyers. Now adays he is working on a project called “Protein for All” to educate common man on importance of protein in Human life. He could be contacted at
Academic Qualification: B.V.Sc. & A.H. and M.V.Sc. (Poultry Science)
Designation: Animal feed/Soy meal Manager of USSEC (U.S. Soybean Export Council) and in-charge of Soy Market development for poultry and Livestock in North and East India and Nepal.
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9. Dr. Rebanta Kumar Bhattarai
Dr. Rebanta Kumar Bhattarai is working in Department of Microbiology, FAVF, Agriculture and Forestry University, Nepal and involved in teaching, research since last 15 years. He is also working as consultant veterinarian in different breeder /layers farm, hatchery and feed mills in different parts of Nepal. He is also promoter for company like Hylay breeder Hatchery, Hylay Breeder Nepal, Shikhar Hatchery, Rapti Poultry Breeding and Research, Hygiene Feed Industry, Agromix Feed Industries, and Ostrich Nepal too. He is actively involved in diagnosis of poultry disease.
Professional qualification: PhD Scholar, M.V.Sc. (Microbiology), B.V.Sc & A.H.
Current position: Associate professor
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10. Dr. Namrata Singh
Dr. Namrata Singh joined service to Govt. of Nepal as Livestock Development Officer in July 2009, later promoted as Chief Livestock development officer in March 2017. Currently, she is working as Joint Secretary at Department of Livestock Services. She is heading National Animal Feed and Livestock Quality Management Laboratory at Harihar Bhawan and actively involving in regulating import/export of feed ingredients, supplements and raw materials.
Academic Qualification: B.V.Sc. & A.H. [JNAU/India] and M.Sc. Animal Science (Animal Nutrition) from IAAS/TU, Rampur
Designation: Joint Secretary at Department of Livestock Services, Govt. of Nepal
11. Dr. Dinesh Gautam
After completing BVSC and AH from IAAS/TU, Rampur Chitwan Dr. Dinesh Gautam started his carrier as a technical Officer for NIMBUS. He has been with the industry for more than 17 years now and has worked in areas of Poultry Health, nutrition and feed milling. He has hands on experiences on formulating poultry, cattle and aqua feed.
Academic qualification: B V Sc and AH , MBA
Current Position: Executive Director, Probiotech Industries P/ Ltd
12. Dr. Bikash Puri
Dr. Bikash Puri is working as Assistant Professor at Paklihawa Campus, IAAS, TU. He has been teaching Veterinary Pathology since last 3 years. Beside this, he is also promoter of company like Global Agro Products Pvt. Ltd, Global Hatchery Pvt. Ltd and Global Birds Pvt. Ltd. Recently he is heading Ark Veterinary Clinic and Research Center and actively involving in consultancy services in different breeder/layers farm and feed mills of Nepal.
Professional qualification: M.V.Sc. (Veterinary Pathology) and B.V.Sc & A.H.
Current position: Assistant Professor at IAAS/TU, Paklihawa Campus
13. Dr. Partha Das
Dr. Partha Das is holding an Master’s Degree of Veterinary Science in Animal Nutrition from West Bengal University of Animal & Fishery Sciences, Kolkata. Having a professional experience of more than 15 years in the Poultry industry. Worked in several companies like Arambagh Hatcheries, Venkateshwara Hatcheries, Suguna Foods, Shalimar Hatcheries, Alchemist, Kemin Industries South Asia Pvt Ltd. Presently working with Kemin Industries for 8 years as National Technical manager, Nutrition, South Asia. Dr. Das has a wide experience in the fields of poultry nutrition, Feed formulations, poultry health, Processing, feed milling, Quality Control, Business development module & related areas. Has several published papers in national & International journals as first author & co author (both trade journals as well as peer review).
Academic Qualification: M.V.Sc. (Animal Nutrition)
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14. Dr. Jeevan Sonawane
Dr. Jeevan has worked in various capacities like Technical, Sales & Marketing for more than 10 years in various organizations. His area of expertise is Feed quality & Feed mill hygiene.
Educational Qualification: M.V.Sc Poultry Science
Designation: Sr. Marketing Manager South Central Asia, Novus
15. Dr. Nrisingha Das
Dr. Nrisingha Das started his career as Technical Manager in Venkateswara Hatcheries in the year 2002 through 2009. As an incharge of satellite laboratory- Venkys India, he has completed many analytical, microbiological and immunological assignments including special isolation of Haemophilus spp & Pasteurella spp and its subsequent successful inculcation in autogenus vaccine. He has worked as Business Manager and Group product manager – Poultry in Vetoquinol, a French based MNC, from 2010 to 2017. He joined as Assistant General Manager-Technical in Zeus Biotech Pvt Ltd in 2017, looking after technical services in Middle East and South East Asia including UAE, Oman, Kuwait, Bangladesh, Nepal, Srilanka, Indonesia and Vietnam.
Academic qualification: Bachelor’s in veterinary sciences & Animal Husbandry, Masters in Veterinary Sciences, MBA in Marketing Management
Designation: Assistant General Manager (Technical), Zeus Biotech Pvt Ltd, A115, Industrial Estate, Hebbal Mysore – 570016
Dr. Gajanan Sopan Nemade
Dr. Gajanan started his professional carrier in 2010 with Venky’s India Pvt. Ltd, AHP Division (Poultry), then joined Merial, Alembic and currently he is working at Optima Life Sciences Pvt Ltd. He has sound knowledge on acidifier and their efficient use in feed manufacturing.
Academic Qualification: B.V.Sc. & A.H., M.V.Sc.
Designation: Marketing & Technical Manager in Optima Life Sciences Pvt Ltd, Pune, India