GUWAHATI: Guwahati based Agri-fintech startup, Farmeasy Technologies (P) Ltd., raised an undisclosed amount of F&F (friends and family) equity round of funding from an HNI, Hemanta Narzary. Narzary is a retd. IAS officer who previously worked with the Govt. of Assam in the capacity of Principal Secretary for Handloom, Textile and Sericulture as well as for Water Resources and Irrigation Department. He also worked as Comissioner Secretary in the Dept. Of Veterinary and Animal Husbandary, and at the Dept. Of Agriculture.
Speaking to the media, the CEO of FarmInfinity.com, Alok Ekka, an IIM Indore alumni,says that " Narzary will be joining the company as a non-executive Director and his immense experience will help the startup grow and strengthen its governance". The company also announced that it has onboarded industry veterans like Dr. Samir Baruah (retd. Corporate Banker) and Vinay Peshwa (CEO, MaxsimosTechsoft, ex-Infosys) as Advisors in the company, stated a press release.