Executive Director, Federation of Seed Industry of India (FSII)
Dr Shivendra Bajaj holds office of the Federation of Seed Industry of India (FSII) and Alliance for Agri Innovation (AAI) as the Executive Director. He manages the 40-member led association to drive public policies and advocates for adoption of seed and biotechnology policy, innovation, new technologies and breeding applications in the agriculture sector. Dr Bajaj works with stakeholders such as with central and state governments, regulators, media to inform and educate them about the role and benefits of biotechnology for farmers and agriculture. Dr Bajaj has over 20 years of experience in the seed industry and has worked in several multinational organisations as a regulatory expert in biotechnology. Previously, as the Executive Director of Association of Biotech Led Enterprises- Agriculture Focus Group (ABLE AG), he represented the industry on agricultural biotechnology across National and International platforms.