Dr. Sateesh Kumar is a post graduate in Agricultural Sciences (Genetics and Plant Breeding) and Ph.D. in Agri Genetics and Biotechnology. Dr.Sateesh Kumar has over 22 years of experience, 10 years of overseas experience at University of Illinois and University of Alberta (Canada) and since last 12 years he is associated with Nuziveedu Seeds. He has more than 30 publications in prestigious journals. He is also a member on the Board of Studies of Botany at S.V. University and Biotechnology at S.K. University. Presently, he is the President AP Seedsmen Association and Member, Governing Council of National Seeds Association of India. He is a member in the advisory board of HOPE Project & Bill and Melinda Gates foundation. He is also a member on the Board of Studies at Sri Venkateswara University and Sri Krishnadevaraya University.