Rahul Gopinath is the Regional Director for Ecom Agro Industrial Corporation for the African Region. Hi is also the Global Director responsible for new commodities and businesses.
Rahul is a passionate believer that agri-businesses can create prosperity and increased wealth in rural communities through base of the pyramid solutions. Rahul’s team in Africa has been working on innovative solutions on medium and long term financing of rural communities, building knowledge and capacity and insurance solution which take care of life risks.
Rahul has previously worked with Armajaro Holdings and Olam International in multiple countries in Africa, London and Singapore. Rahul is an alumnus of Harvard Business School and Indian Institute of Foreign Trade. He is an engineer by training and has worked with IBM and the Indian Space Research Organisation.