Moti Mantoo


A brief note on M. L. Mantoo E mail, Mobile :91 9810127743 The dream of rural prosperity envisioned in the green vales of Kashmir got fine tuned and focused through a journey of more than 35 years. The journey started in the year 1969 when after completing the schooling from Kashmir, M L Mantoo left the state to pursue Bachelors and Masters degrees with distinction from one of the most reputed universities in the country and became one of the youngest Advisors to the Govt. of India. Have introduced Appraisal & Monitoring Systems in many organizations. The important milestones covered till date are : Advisor to Karnataka Housing Board, (A Karnataka Govt. Undertaking) Advisor To Mysore Minerals Ltd, a Karnataka Govt. undertaking to restructure the entire operations. As a consequence, the annual turnover increased by more than 100% to Rs. 111 crores and profit of Rs. 50 crores in 2004 05. Turnover and profit for 2005-06 were Rs. 230 crores and Rs. 115 crores respectively. The most successful turnaround story for any PSU in India. Advisor - Agri To Embassy of Israel in India on behalf of Israeli Export & International Cooperation Institute to strengthen and increase Indo-Israel bilateral cooperation in the field of Agriculture. Introduced the top ranking Defence, Security & Telecommunication companies from Israel to India. Advisor to Ministry of Rural Development, Govt. of India (year 2000 2002). At the request of Governor and Chief Minister of Sikkim, prepared a detailed Developmental Planning Report for the state (year 2001). Headed Rajasthan Govt. Task Force to set up National Institute for Wasteland Development in Rajasthan (year 1998). Member of Delhi Govt s high powered Task Force on Horticulture Development. Pioneered the concept of Wasteland Development and participation of private sector in this area leading to various environmental, social and economic advantages. International Trailblazer award in USA for introducing and promoting latest irrigation technologies in India (year 1993). Advisor to Dy Prime Minister & Agriculture Minister, Govt. of India in 1991 to formulate Micro Irrigation National Policy. Marketing Manager in a leading multinational company in the early 80 s in the pesticides field. Visited more than 25 countries for various studies, trainings etc

Work History

Work History


Karnataka Housing Board