Co-founder and COO
Kunal Prasad is the Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer at Cropin, the Agritech pioneer who has built the world's first purpose-built industry cloud for Agriculture - Cropin Cloud. He has more than 15 years of experience in sales and business development, project management, product and customer experience. Kunal is passionate about reimagining agriculture, leveraging digitization and AI at scale.
He firmly believes in the power of data-driven farming to increase per acre value and improve outcomes for farmers and every other stakeholder in the agriculture ecosystem.
At Cropin, Kunal is responsible for planning and driving global operations and rapidly extending the company’s footprint of computed farmlands worldwide. He works extensively with government bodies, development agencies, co-operatives, and farmer groups globally towards this goal. He is also a strong advocate of addressing larger planet scale challenges such as improving farm productivity, climate resilience, sustainability, and food security.
Prior to joining Cropin, Kunal was in the sales and marketing team at Tata Motors. He has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra and an MBA in Marketing from Great Lakes Institute of Management. In his leisure time, Kunal loves travelling and exploring places. He never misses an opportunity to meet new people and experience different cultures worldwide.