Institute of Rural Management Anand
Dr S Rajeshwaran is from the third batch of IRMA. He has spent 17 years with NDDB in the area of milk supply, processing and marketing followed by being the Managing Director of Ponlait, Pondicherry Coop Milk Producer's Union. Thereafter, he moved to providing consultancy to financial institutions for dairy animal finance. His key contribution has been to provide policy guidelines on the livestock sector to the Government of India. He believes that dedication and the ability to think ahead In the livestock sector, is his secret of success. Dr.Rajeshwaran is greatly inspired by the vision and zeal of Dr.Verghese Kurien.
He is currently a senior research consultant at IRMA. He is also pursuing his doctorate in Public Policy from the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, specializing in the Indian livestock sector and livelihood of small and landless farmers.
Dr. Rajeshawaran believes that commitment with integrity was his key takeaway from IRMA as a fresh graduate. He would like to give back to IRMA by teaching and sharing his rich experience in the dairy and livestock sector – both of which are key to rural management.