Anil hails from a small village in the northern state of Haryana in India. Some of Anil’s fondest memories are of working on the family farm along with his cousins, aunts and uncles harvesting wheat and other crops.

With a goal of improving the life of farmers, Anil focused his academic studies on understanding plant biology and agriculture from the macro to the micromolecular level. Anil has more than a decade of research experience in Ag-biotech space. He has worked extensively on development of RNAi-based technologies for management of agricultural, urban and structural pests and played a key role in the development of RNA production technology at RNAgri/APSE before joining TechAccel.