Murali is a graduate from The Madras Christian College. Murali has served as a sales and marketing executive in reputed firms. His family has been involved in Agriculture for generations and he continues this tradition. Murali has been awarded the Best Organic Farmer by the Tamilnadu Agriculture University for his work in the field of Organic mangoes and he has been awarded the title “ Mangani Chemmal”. He has also been guiding many of the current generation of Organic farmers over the years to improve their soil, cropping pattern as well as quality of produce. He has been a managing committee member for Organic Farming Association of India (OFAI), PGS , Tamilnadu Mango Growers Association, Foundation for Organic Agriculture amongst others.