Prasanna Rao

Managing Director of Arya Collateral Warehousing Services, India.


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Prasanna Rao

Managing Director of Arya Collateral Warehousing Services, India.

Short bio

Prasanna is the Managing Director of Arya Collateral Warehousing Services, India. Arya works as an agriculture value chain integrator facilitating a complete platform for smallholder farmers to bring about irreversible transformation.

Prasanna, a professional rural management graduate by qualification, has been a Banker for most part of his career. He has headed the agriculture commodity based finance business for one of the largest banks in India. He has also been a part of the supply chain, marketing and sales teams of Coca-Cola and Amul, the largest farmer cooperative in the country. Drawing from this experience, the Team at Arya has been working closely with farmers and farmer organizations with the objective of significantly enhancing smallholder realization through a comprehensive value chain offering spanning quality procurement, size-location agnostic warehousing and financial & market linkages.