Girish Dixit is vice chairman of Asmita Agribusiness, a commercial venture that provides holistic agricultural solutions to small farmers in rural India. Girish studied electronics and telecommunications engineering in Pusad before going on to receive his MBA in finance from the Maharashtra Institute of Technology in Pune. From a farming family himself, Girish Dixit was always connected to the farmers and empathized with their problems. He and his business partner Anukool Chavan founded Asmita Agribusiness in 2011 and have been working on it full time since.

Last Updated: July 4, 2017