A Chemical Engineer from the prestigious Banaras Hindu University. With nearly 5 decades of experience, Dr Awasthi has been instrumental in making IFFCO a global leader in fertiliser production. Under his leadership, IFFCO has made rapid strides on all fronts and has diversified into several sectors like General Insurance, Rural Telephony, Rural Retail, SEZ amongst others. Besides IFFCO Dr Awasthi serves on the boards of several Indian and global companies.
Mr. Yogendra Kumar holds the position of Marketing Director of IFFCO. He has been with IFFCO for the last 36 years and has been instrumental in the development of organic product 'Sagarika' and promotion of neem-based products. Mr Yogendra Kumar is responsible for planning & distribution of indigenous/imported fertiliser and sale through a vast network of Cooperative Societies spanning almost entire country..