Rahoul Sawani

President - South Asia, Corteva Agriscience

Rahoul Sawani is the Managing Director, South Asia, Corteva Agriscience and will be relocating to Hyderabad, India early next year. In this role, he is responsible for strategic planning, operational excellence, and the financial results for both the Seed and CP business platforms across South Asia.

Rahoul’s career spans more than 20 years in leadership roles in product development, business strategy and sustainability across the specialty materials and automotive industries in India, the US and Singapore.

He joined the agricultural industry, and Corteva, on the merge of DowDuPont and was most recently the Marketing and Strategy Director, Asia Pacific where he led and grew the marketing capability & developed the strategic plan for the Asia Pacific region.

Rahoul has a passion for driving sustainable solutions to enrich the lives of farmers and consumers.

He earned his MBA from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in Corporate Finance and Sustainable Enterprise. Rahoul currently lives in Singapore with his wife and 2 daughters. In his spare time, he enjoys reading on subjects across economics & science and is also an avid squash player.