Ramakrishnan Ganesan

Ramakrishnan Ganesan

Senior Private Sector Advisor and Regional Manager

About Ramakrishnan Ganesan

Ramakrishnan Ganesan is the Regional Manager for Afghanistan and provides support across technical areas for the SHOPS Plus project.  He is a private sector health specialist with 17 years’ experience in family planning, child health, and HIV/AIDS prevention interventions. His background includes product and service marketing, market research, and behavior change communications. Ganesan has extensive experience in India and has led projects funded by USAID, BMGF, and the Packard Foundation. He holds an MBA from the Xavier Institute of Management in India.


Social marketing, social franchising, total market approach, market research

Country Experience

Afghanistan, India, Kenya, Nepal

Authored Publications




Sustaining Health Outcomes through the Private Sector (SHOPS) Plus is a five-year cooperative agreement (AID-OAA-A-15-00067) funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). This website is made possible by the generous support of the American people through USAID. The information provided on this website is not official U.S. government information and does not represent the views or positions of USAID or the U.S. government.

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