Valentine Davidar is a disciple of Jesus Christ. He did his post graduation in Agronomy from the Allahabad Agricultural Institute, where he was part of the EU (Union of Evangelical Students of India) After a successful career in marketing and management for a multi-national agricultural company, Valentine Davidar followed God’s leading to work with the Haggai Institute. He served Haggai Institute for 18 years both as Executive Director India as well as Executive Director Asia.
He then joined World Vision India, where he contributed as Director Church Relations and also as Group Director Public Engagement.He has written a book on the integrity and commitment of the Christian leader – ‘Being Made Whole’.
He has authored & co-authored several organisational manuals and training modules.After retirement from World Vision India, he currently helps with the building of the body of Christ through churches and mission organisations.
He writes articles and broadcasts a daily audio devotional Bible study for interested listeners. He lectures on topics related to Leadership and Integrity of the Christian leader and facilitates sessions on the mission of the local church. He mentors leaders, in their walk with the Lord.
Valentine Davidar and his wife Rita, are from Padappai, Chennai, where they live on a farm, which serves as a place for retreats, camps and for counselling. They are blessed with two married daughters.