District Governor Nominee

District Governor Nominee

DG for the Rotary year 2020-21, Rtn. Rajesh Agarwal is a successful business professional dealing with the distribution of electrical equipment and manufacturing of electrical panels. His zeal to give back has egged him on to always strive for serving the community and for which he finds that his being in Rotary has empowered him to fulfill his ambition of doing just that. Rtn. Agarwal is a firm believer that as part of an enviable network of more than 12 million friends, neighbours, business associates and civic leaders spread over 200 counties, Rotarians like him have come together to create positive, lasting change in communities by pledging to serve humanity irrespective of cast, colour and/or creed.

Rtn. Agarwal joined the Rotary Club of Kota in 2000 (RID 3050) and, in the very first year, was awarded for best attendance and participation. He went on to becoming the Club President in 2009-10. During his tenure, he may be credited for having executed various significant projects such as blood-donation, facilitating highest growth in Membership, Polio correction surgery camps, providing artificial limbs to the needy, establishing a women’s Vocational Training Centre and the Rotary Glaucoma-detection Centre, among others. For such exemplary contribution to the community, Rt. Agarwal was felicitated by the District Administration with the Best President award for the year 2009-10.

The following years saw him rising in Rotary ranks as he took on the mantle of Assistant Governor in 2010-11; Dist. Co-Chairman for Blood Donation in 2011-12; Dist. Vice Chairman for International Service in 2012-13; Dist. Chairman for Membership Extension in 2013-14 and 2014-15; Chairman, District Conference in 2015-16; Dist. Chairman, New Generation in 2016-17; Dist. Chairman for Vocational Service in 2017-18; and, Dist. Chairman, Global Awards for 2018-19. Such a steady stream of important District assignments, year after year, is indicative of the illustrious Rotary career that Rtn. Agarwal has had so far, making him the unanimous choice for the prestigious post of District Governor Nominee.

A sports enthusiast, Rtn. Agarwal has played Basketball and Cricket at the University Level; was declared Champion at the Kota District Junior Chess Competition in 1979; and, is also a Marathon Runner as well as Cyclist. Married to Vandana Agarwal, the couple is blessed with two children. Their son, Tanmay, holds a B. Tech. and has joined the family business and the daughter, Aastha, is pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Law at Nirma University, Ahemdabad. Rt. Rajesh Agarwal also has the proud distinction of being a MPHF Level-3.

He has participated in RI Convention at Toranto held between 23rd to 27th June 2018