Mr. K.V Bhaskar Rao is from Al Ghalia Farms- Bahrain. He is a Controlled Environment Agriculturist (CEA) specialized in Hydroponic cultivation. He has over two decades of total Experience, 18 years in Middle East & 6 years in India in the field of Horticulture. He has good experience of managing turn key hydroponic projects of vegetables, flowers and ornamental plants. His national and international exposure has widened his functional knowledge and makes him global level hydroponic expert. He has done his BSc(Ag) from Manipur University and Masters in Food and Agricultural Marketing Management from University of Mysore. He is a Certified Crop Adviser from American Society of Agronomy. He is well versed in Fruit & Vegetable pack house management based on HACCP principles and high standards of food safety & quality control in postharvest handling, packaging and brand development of agricultural produce.