Dr. Modadugu Vijay Gupta
Ph.D., D.sc., Chairman

World Food Prize Laurete & Sushak Paece Prize, Awardee | Rtd. Assistance Director General of World Fish Center (CGIAR), Malaysia.

Dr. Basavaraju.Y
M.F.Sc., Ph.D., Member

Former Director of Extension Veterinary Animal and Fisheries Sciences University, Bidar and | Former Dean, College of Fisheries, Mangalore

Dr. Dilip Kumar
Ph.D., Member

Fisheries and Aquaculture Sector Planning and Policy Adviser| International Civil Services (FAO of UN)-Rtd. | Ex Directory/Vice Chancellor of ICAR CIFE, Mubai | Chairman-National Policy for Inland Fisheries & Aquaculture, Govt. of India.

Dr. Iddya Karunasagar
Ph.D., Member

Senior International Food Safety Consultant | Rtd Senior Fisheries Officer, FAO of UN | Ex-Director of Research, KVAFSU

Prof. Dr. Indrani Karunasagar Ph.D.
Member

Director (R&D), Nitte University | Director UNESCO MIRCEN for Medical & Marine Biotechnology | Dean, Faculty of Biological Sciences | Director, Nitte University Center for Science Education & Research, Manglore

Prof. Dr. M.J. Modayil Ph.D., D.Sc.
Member

Formerly Chairman/Member A.S.R.B | Former Chairman, Planning Commission Subgroup Marine Fisheries | Former Member, National Coastal Zone Management Authority, MoEF, Gol. | Former Director, CMFRI. (ICAR), Kochi, India | Former Professor & Head, College of Fisheries, Mangalore

Dr. Murthy. C.K MFSc., Ph.D (Canada)

Member

Joint Director of Fisheries (Marine & Planning) | Department of Fisheries, Government of Karnataka



Dr. Ponnaiah. A.G Ph.D.
Member

Former Director, NBFGR, Lucknow & Former Director, CIBA Chennai

Dr. Ram Mohan Rao Ph.D.
Member

Retd. Joint Director of Fisheries | Department of Fisheries, Government of Andhra Pradesh

Dr. Ravinchandran, Ph.D
Member

Former Member Secretary, Coastal Aquaculture Authority of India and Pricipal Scientist & Head of Division, CIBA, Chennai

Dr. Seenappa. D M.F.Sc., Ph.D., PD (UK)
Member

Senior Fisheries Consultant | Former Chief Scientific Officer (Inland Fisheries) & Head | University of Agricultural Sciences, Bengaluru

Dr. Shamasundar. B.A M.F.Sc., Ph.D.
Member

Professor, Department of Fish Processing Technology College of Fisheries, Mangalore

Dr. Sugunan. V.V Ph.D.
Member

Former Asst. Director General(Inland Fisheries), ICAR, New Delhi | Former Director, CIFRI, Barrackpore | Former Sr. Consultant, NFDB, MoA&FW, Hyderabad

Dr. Vijay Anand. P.E MFSc., Ph.D
Member

Deputy Regional Director (Asia), USSEC

Yugraj Singh Yadava Ph.D.
Member

Director, Bay of Bengal Programme Inter-Govt. Organisation & Project Manager | World Bank Ocean Partnership for Sustainable Fisheries and Biodiversity Conservation – Bay of Bengal Project, Chennai

Dr. Suresh. R M.F.Sc., Ph.D.
Member

Former Professor & Head, TamilNadu Fisheries University | Former Consultant, NCSCM, MoE&F, Chennai | Former Sr. Consultant, NFDB, MoA&FW, Hyderabad

SIFA Office Bearers

V. Ramachandra Raju M.TECH (IIT DELHI)
President Society for Indian Fisheries and Aquaculture
r.raju@sifa.org.in

Dr. R Suresh M.F.Sc., Ph.D., MBA
Vice President Society for Indian Fisheries and Aquaculture
r.suresh@sifa.in