Started in August 2016 and headquartered in Mumbai, Miklens Bio Pvt. Ltd. is all set to become an eminent name in the field of agricultural innovation and a pioneer in sustainable Cultivation. At Miklens Bio, we develop products that boost agricultural yield, while keeping human health and environmental sustainability in mind.
Miklens Bio has a clear goal – to help solve the global food security problem and to provide a safe and healthy alternative to farming. Miklens Bio has focussed its efforts in this direction to come up with viable solutions to these global problems and hence we are engaged in researching and developing products which helps in plentiful growth of crops and consequently works in favour of the environment. Miklens Bio strongly advocates the philosophy of responsible agricultural practices. Its technology portrays the idea of “Farming with naturally driven microbes” with a goal to reduce the dependence on toxic chemical pesticides.
Our wide range of products are developed with the help of latest scientific advancements. Miklens Bio is dedicated to develop agricultural products that are globally accepted because of the positive impact they have on farming communities, and on the society.
It can be difficult to visualise how your garden could look and to work out where to put features and plants for best effect. Our role is to help you do just that
At Miklens, we take a cooperative approach, developing the design concept together with our clients, tailoring the product according to their taste, needs and budget
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Board of Directors
G N Mohan Raju
Mr. G N Mohan Raju is an angel investor, Serial Entrepreneur and an industry professional with over 23+ years of experience in implementation and deployment of many Telecom, IT & infrastructure projects in 36 countries spread across Asia, Africa and Middle East.
After his bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy, and a Master’s in Business Administration from Bangalore University, Mohan started his maiden venture in the Mobile value-added services vertical.
His penchant for recognizing business opportunities prompted him to expand the business from developing software to managing and deployment of Telecom infrastructure. As an entrepreneur he is actively engaged in incubating and managing companies in the field of Telecom, Media, Healthcare, Construction, and Logistics management. Identifying business opportunities after analysing the global trends has been his biggest victory in the start-ups he has been involved with. A keen observer with a clear focus on price reduction has been another feather in his cap, which has helped his company compete against some big names to win large contracts.
His technical, strategic decisions and leadership skills coupled with his sound financial and business acumen has helped him in securing and successfully implementing numerous projects in Public Private Partnership model.
Mohan’s past experience of running a successful Software company with over 300 employees and a formidable global presence has helped bring in innovation and IT- enabling at Miklens BIO. He is a strong believer that a robust IT infrastructure will ensure greater business predictability & assurance. Mohan also plans to implement, the marketing model having a strong last mile reachability with a clear focus of distribution and sales costs which will help warrant systematic governance structure and help optimize project costs & time.
Mr. Mohan Raju is the Chairman and Managing Director of NGBio Agritech Private Limited. NG Bio Agritech has recently acquired a majority share in Miklens Bio thus making the combined entity a steering formidable force in the field of zero residue Bio Fertilizers and Pesticides. He heads Miklens Bio as the Chairman of the Board
Founder & Managing Director
Mr. Santosh Nair is a graduate from Mumbai University with a specialization in Chemistry. He chose Finance as his mainstream while obtaining his Master’s degree in Management from NMIMS and also holds an Executive Degree in Finance from IIM-Ahmedabad. Mr. Santosh Nair has two decades of experience in the banking and finance sector and has worked with giants such as Merrill Lynch and HDFC Bank.
At Merrill Lynch, he was a part of the Global Wealth Management Group and managed Indian business for the group. He spent more than a decade in HDFC Bank as Head – Retail Banking and managed retail branches of western region. The growing competition in retail banking led Mr. Santosh Nair to handle a larger role as Head of Retails Banking (South India) for bringing up retail banking in South India.
After moving to Bangalore, he realized technology is a key aspect driving the growth of agriculture in India. Mr. Santosh believed that agriculture is the pulse of our nation and wanted to empower farmers for increasing their productivity and maintaining the ecology. This thought led to the formation of Miklens Bio Pvt. Ltd. With his experience and expertise in the field of finance, he is expanding the presence of Miklens Bio all across India and worldwide. His passion for clean agriculture makes him the perfect advocate for Residue-Free Cultivation.
Journey from Banking to Agriculture
Seasoned entrepreneur with over two decades of experience across a range of diverse sectors such as mining, real estate and agriculture. His deep expertise and hands on experience in business development, marketing and operations has given him a unique perspective to guide and advise business leaders through complex market challenges. Gautam sits on boards of several not-for-profit and for profit entities in traditional and new economies.
Amit Kumar Saran
A passionate agriculturist & a sports enthusiast in which his passion turned into profession – sports. It has given me the thrill and excitement which most of us crave for. It was a gradual shift from my corporate world (21 years) and wish to provide the right mix of infrastructure, training and competition. I still continue to promote sports with special focus on football with a team of dedicated professionals.
Circa 1978 - completed of my management degree (sales and marketing) from MONIRBA, University of Allahabad. Got stationed in different metros – Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and finally Bangalore in 1994 which has been our abode ever since.
What we do?
Miklens Bio is on the fast track to become world’s best organisation in the “Pure Bio” segment. The research focus is to develop and manufacture various biotechnology-based agricultural inputs to cater to the demands of the farmer community by promoting the effective advantage of bio-based agri inputs.
We, at Miklens Bio, are embarked on a journey to bring about a change in the agricultural canvas across the globe. To achieve this, we are dedicated to research and develop new products which are eco-friendly, safe and helps in increasing the yields of the farmer community.
Miklens Bio has mastery in developing products which helps in Residue Free Cultivation. This advocates the use of products derived from microbial sources. Besides being perfect natural replacements for chemical pesticides, these products are cost-effective as well and assimilate into the ecosystem without leaving any toxic residue. Unlike broad-spectrum synthetic chemicals, these products work specifically against certain target organisms without harming beneficial organisms.
What we offer?
Miklens Bio is instrumental in developing solutions for a better future by manufacturing bio-agri inputs which are safe for the environment and the society at large. We are the experts in researching and developing products that are used for agricultural applications. Our offerings help the farmer community to increase their productivity, reduce their chemical input dependency and reduce the environment load due to chemicals.
Our wide range of products is developed via the microbial route which helps in providing a sustainable edge to the society and the environment. Our groundbreaking products are a boon for the farmers, consumers and other stakeholders benefitting the entire agri-value stream. They are safe, biodegradable, residue-free, and cause no harm to the environment.
Most importantly, our innovation is cost-effective, providing a natural affordable solution with better efficacy, thus helps in maintaining the natural ecosystem.
We have a simple approach as our strategy and we believe that any strategy works best if it is executed best.
Some major aspects of our strategy are:
- Intense focus on research and development. We believe in using our knowledge and expertise to innovate and create products that are the need of the moment. A large portion of our resources is allocated to the creation of new products that can be added to our ever-expanding portfolio.
- Making the most of our resources and time. Each and every Miklens Bio team member is devoted to their work, and we provide them with the best training and facilities to harness all of their potential.
- Connecting with the farmers, so that we can make informed decisions about research and development. This also allows us to market and distribute our products more efficiently.
In tandem, all of these measures work to accelerate our growth rate, and help us get closer to realising our goal.