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 .
Revathy MurugeshCofounder, COO
Dr. Mahadevaiah PrabhakarHead of Research
Padmakumar AVCofounder, CEO
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. 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.
Padmakumar has more than 20 years of experience in IT industry with a proven track record in driving complex projects, delivering high-quality products and building highly effective teams. He has played various roles including Co-founder and CTO (Glad2Shop Technologies Pvt ltd.), Engineering Manager and Technical Lead at Cisco and Intel. He has done his masters from College of Engineering Trivandrum.