He loves working on socio-economic issues, aiming to bring ourselves together for sustainable development. After 5 years of corporate roles, he focused his energies on social work and research. He has completed MBA, and LLB, after B.Com. (Hons.) from University of Delhi. He is currently planning further studies in International relations. Recently, he was part of team to established a first college in rural part of Dataganj, District Budaun. In free time, he is usually travelling and writing poetry on social issues.
Gunjani received her M.A in Counseling Psychology from the University of North Dakota in 2008. She received her B.S in Nutrition Science from University of Cincinnati in 2002. After receiving her Counseling degree, she start her career in Manhattan, now relocated to Tampa Bay, Florida in 2013, where she runs private practice with individuals, couples, families, and children. Trained in both psychodynamic as well as family systems psychotherapy, she works with families to identify overall family dynamics. Additionally, she has been working with women and children survivors of domestic and sexual abuse at a Community Violence Intervention center where she provided crisis counseling, suicide helpline and support for victims of sexual abuse.
Anjali Sharma is a B.Com. graduate and currently pursuing Masters in Human Rights, passionate about Photography, her future endeavor involves establishing easy classes forum on large scale for the underprivileged children.She likes to explore new places and meeting people from diverse cultures.
Manshul Mittal has more than seven years of rich experience working as a legal consultant, freelancer and in-house counsel with organizations such as General Electric (GE), Kundra & Bansal Advocates & Legal Consultants and Orange Renewable Power Private Limited. Manshul completed B.A. LL.B from Bharati Vidyapeeth, Pune and Masters in Law from University of Warwick, specializing in International Corporate Governance & Financial Regulations. His hobbies include playing squash and badminton. Travel and adventure excite him.
He is a serial entrepreneur, lawyer and social worker based in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh with interest in rural development, education and agriculture.
An architect from IIT Roorkee, Ankit is a certified sustainability professional. Ankit presently works with ITC Limited as a project and strategy manager and handles projects across India in locations such as Guntur, Bangalore, Lucknow, Kolkata, Ernakulam and Patna. He heads the sustainability initiatives at iCFDR.
Gaurav Surana is an established Chartered Accountant with 10+ years of experience in the field of accounting, reporting, forecasting, outsourcing and developing shared service centres. In his current role, he heads service delivery team on an MNC. When not at work, he spends time with family and follows sports.
I am based in Delhi, did schooling form DPS Mathura Road, Delhi, B.Com from Delhi University and MBA from Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK. I am management professional working in Noida.
Sayak is a mechanical engineer who graduated from NIT Warangal. Sayak has worked in different sectors including management consultancy, construction and real estate, data centers and healthcare. Sayak used to work with ITC Limited in Bangalore and is presently pursuing his MBA from Rice University in Houston, USA. He advises iCFDR on strategy, educational and sustainability initiatives.
Dr. Richa Jaswal is a public health researcher and advocates health as a human right. She graduated in dentistry from Himachal Pradesh University and went on to do Maters in public health (epidemiology) from Manipal University, Manipal. She also has a certificate course in health economics and policy from Maastricht University, Netherlands. There after she worked in a team as senior research assistant in Public Health foundation of India, where she was involved in evaluating quality of health care from both provider’s and consumer’s perspective in public health facilities in six states of India as part of USAID-funded project. She is now based in Sydney contemplating her research career and has a vision to design and implement policies in public interest.
Hariom was born and brought up in a farming community in Bulandshahar, Uttar Pradesh. After primary education, with his family he shifted to Delhi. He has been was awarded with ‘Indira award’ and also national scholarship for his achievements in 2002. He secured admission to reputed Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi and completed his MBBS in 2010. After working with Delhi government for a while he got into All India Institute for Medical Sciences, New Delhi to pursue post-graduation (MD – Community Medicine). He has experience of working at multiple levels in health system, administration of health centre, leading health teams, implementing national health programmes etc. He has the drive and passion to work for improving the health and upliftment of the people especially those who are under-served and left out of the mainstream. Presently he is working as Assistant Professor at Government Medical College, Haldwani (Uttarakhand), where he teaches MBBS and MD students as well as is involved in health service delivery to community and departmental research activities.
Smita Singh is a law graduate from National Law University Jodhpur with a degree in BBA(H) LLB(H).Currently working in as legal advisory. She has a passion for writing on emerging social and legal issues.
Neil (Pankaj) Anand specialises in providing evidence-informed advice, guidance and leadership for planning, development and delivery of health improvement policies, strategies and programmes. He has over 10 years of experience working in the health care sector accumulated by working as a dentist in India and then as a Public Health professional in USA and UK. His interests include topics such as youth health, oral health, health inequalities, social inequity, social justice, and getting knowledge into action.