Dr.Ka.Ilango has Ph.D in Agriculture. Served in various capacities in State Department of Agriculture, Govt. of Tamilnadu for about 38 Years from 1980 to 2018. He has received ‘Anna Gallantry Award’ from Honourable Chief Minister of Tamilnadu in 2006 for the bravery activity during 2005 floods in Cuddalore district.
Advisor (Projects), TNF from June 2018 and currently Chief Executive Officer, Tamil Nadu Foundation from April 2019.