Prof. Dr. Rengan Venkatram graduated in Agricultural Sciences in 1982. Later did Post-Graduation and Doctorate in Agricultural Marketing Management and Agricultural Economics. Joined at Tamil Nadu Agricultural University as Assistant Professor during 1986 and retired as Director, Planning and Monitoring in 2018. Has teaching and research experience of more than 30 years. DAAD Fellow and awarded Post Graduate degree in Agricultural Resource Management in Tropics and Sub Tropics at University of Bonn, Germany. Visiting Professor at University of Cologne during 2010. Published more than 40 research papers and guided 34 Post Graduate and 10 Doctoral students.