Till recently, Prof Guna Magesan was the Vice Chancellor of Institute of Advanced Research in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. He is now the Director, International Operations, Manushyaa Blossom Pvt Ltd (a startup Siddha Pharmaceutical company) and a volunteer for World Hindu Economic Forum (WHEF). In 2014, he was the CEO of (WHEF). Previously, he was the Professor and Head of Environmental Science Dept in Fiji National University. Prior to that, he was a Senior Scientist with New Zealand Govt. His work on Hindu-Maori relations is well recognized. He is the General Secretary, Vishva Hindu Parishad of New Zealand.