People behind Ploughman Agro

PAPL is represented by experts and practitioners with long standing and credible experience in rural livelihoods programmes, livelihood financing, policy, market access including the FPO leaders and there are more than 50 Farmer Producer Organisations and thousands of farmers who have lent their support in conceptualizing the idea and expressed solidarity to join the mission.

Ashis Mondal

Ashis Mondal is the founder Director of Action for Social Advancement, a not for profit organisation working for development of livelihoods for smallholders through natural resource management in the central and central-east India for over thirty years. Ashis's work experience includes smallholders' agriculture, non-profit management and building farmers' organisation for agri value chains linkage. He has served as a member of several national and international advisory committees including the National Advisory Council, Government of India. Ashis and ASA are behind the idea of Ploughman and remain as chief patron without any commercial involvement whatsoever.

Amitabh Ghosh

Amitabh is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has over 40 years of experience in managing finance, commercial activities, and overall operation of large business houses and conglomerates in India and abroad. He is engaged as Chief Operating Officer of Ploughman Agro Private Limited.

Jaimohan Singh Rajput

Vice President
Operation-Sustainable Food & Fiber

Pushpendra Yadav

Supply Chain Management

Prashant Dawande

Sustainable Fiber

Vikas Rai

Supply Chain Management

Archana Dubey

Finance & Accounts

Shiv Kumar Kose


Moumita Sen

Personnel & Administrative Officer