Knowledge Pillars

Food & Agribusiness Strategic Advisory & Research

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The Food & Agribusiness Strategic Advisory & Research (FASAR) group is instrumental for conceptualizing and implementing the unique food & agri initiatives by YES Institute. FASAR works closely with State & Central Government (including, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Commerce & Industries, Ministry of Food Processing Industry), Embassies, Corporate, Small & Medium Enterprises, Multinationals as well as Multilateral Agencies across key growth sectors such as dairy farming, dairy processing, agri inputs, food processing & food services, agri SEZs, modern terminal markets, food parks, agri-infrastructure, commodities, plantations, logistics, agri supply chain, large scale farming, skill development and rural retail, amongst others.

FASAR executes project advisory, strategic advisory & policy advisory across the food and agri sector. FASAR also conducts in-depth research on various sub-sectors of Food & Agri domain and publishes knowledge reports and research papers on key trends and developments in the sector. The team has authored knowledge reports with various partners covering the latest industry trends and sectoral issues on Agri Infrastructure, Biotechnology, Retail, Dairy, Food Processing, Indian Sugar Industry and Skill Development, amongst others.



The Team has successfully executed mandates in Agri exports, Inputs, Agri Marketing, Animal Feed, Modern Terminal Markets, Agri Supply Chain, Animal Feed, Biotechnology, Dairy, Farm Mechanization, Food Parks, Organic Food category, Marine Industry, Horticulture, amongst others. As a part of its commitment to support growth & development of the sector, FASAR has also signed several MoUs with key stakeholders including NAFTC (Netherlands Agro, Food & Technology Centre), AUSTRADE (Australian Trade Commission) on key themes. The team works extensively with highly relevant stakeholders like, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Commerce & Industries, Ministry of Food Processing Industry, FAO, UNDP, IFCN, OAV, across various sector and has also conducted & hosted international delegations.


Nitin Puri
Distinguished Fellow, YES Institute
Senior President, Food and Agri Strategic Advisory and Research, YES BANK

Prasad P
Senior Fellow, YES Institute
Group Executive Vice President, Food and Agri Strategic Advisory and Research, YES BANK