Ramesh Chandra Agarwal is the Chairman of Dainik Bhaskar Group. He holds a post graduate degree (Master's in Arts) in Political Science from Bhopal University.He has approximately 42 years of experience in the publishing and newspaper business
He is also the Chairman of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the Madhya Pradesh. He has recently been awarded the Rajeev Gandhi Life time Achievement Award in Journalism. Besides, he has been recipient of various awards in past and has been held as within 50 most powerful Business houses by India Today Magazine in 2003, 2006 and 2007.
He is also the President and Patron in the Jawaharlal Nehru Cancer Hospital, Soya Processors Association of India and the Bhartiya Sanskriti Shiksha Sansthan.