About Us

THE COMMUNITYFARM TEAM

The communityfarm is backed by a passionate team of research personnel in the agricultural field, along with experts in technology. Our prime focus is to bring a seamless experience for the community of local farmers and farming enthusiasts – in getting closer to nature – towards a healthier lifestyle and improving the farming ecosystem together .

Padmakumar AV

Padmakumar AV

Cofounder, CEO

With more than 20 years of experience in the IT industry, Padmakumar comes with a proven track record in driving complex projects, delivering high-quality products and building highly effective teams. Starting his career in Cisco and Intel, he later jumped onto the startup bandwagon as the Co-founder & CTO of Glad2Shop Technologies Pvt Ltd. He has done his masters from the College of Engineering Trivandrum.

Revathy Murugesh

Revathy Murugesh

Cofounder, COO

An Architect from UVCE, Bangalore & trained in Landscaping at School of Planning & Architecture Delhi. She has a keen understanding of the rural markets, organic farming and building supply chains for the farm products. She has currently created a large and ongoing consumer marketplace where organic farm products reach the kitchens from farms directly.  Her efforts have led to farmers getting remunerative prices while ensuring consumers getting healthy and chemical free farm products.

Dr. Mahadevaiah Prabhakar

Dr. Mahadevaiah Prabhakar

Adviser

Dr. Prabhakar has more than 38 years of experience in agriculture research. Worked in Kerala, Orissa, New Delhi and Bangalore. Worked In Kerala as a scientist and in Orissa as Station Head and Head of the Vegetable Crops Division. He has also worked as a Principal Scientist and Head of Vegetable Crops Division in Indian Institute of Horticultural Research(IIHR), Hesaraghatta, Bangalore.  He has an MSc in Agronomy from U.A.S Bangalore and PHD in Agronomy from IARI, New Delhi. He has more than 170 publications under his credit.

Yuvraj Bisht

Yuvraj Bisht

A graduate in Environmental Science from Earlham College. A keen understanding of route maps and an interest in customer psychology has led him to develop expertise in logistics and route optimization and customer redressal and grievance management.

Aleena Maria Augustine

Aleena Maria Augustine

An electronics & communication graduate with an eye for detail and amazing memory she is our in-house hard disk. With her educational background and skills, she has helped in the automation of processes that have improved the overall process efficiency. Currently, she is developing competency in natural language processing and machine learning to enhance the services we provide.

Alisha R Murugesh

Alisha R Murugesh

A Software engineer from RV College of Engineering, who joined the team to explore her interest and hone her skills in the world of Marketing. Her creativity and penchant towards healthy living has helped in curating the brand image and marketing strategy. She manages the social media profiles, content creation and field marketing events.