The Board

Ravindra Vikram Singh, Founder

He is an advocate based in Delhi, who loves working on socio-economic issues, aiming to bring ourselves together for sustainable development. After few stints in corporate roles, apart for more than a decade in social work and he professionally started to practise law in various courts in New Delhi. He has studied LLB, MBA and BCom(Hons). In free time, he is usually travelling and writing poetry on social issues.

Gunjani Patel, Co-founder                             

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 starts her career in Manhattan, now relocated to Tampa Bay, Florida in 2013, where she runs a 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 centre where she provided crisis counselling, suicide helpline and support for victims of sexual abuse.

Manshul Mittal, Director

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.

Vinay Kumar Singh, Director

He is a serial entrepreneur, lawyer and social worker based in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh with interest in rural development, education and agriculture.

Ankit Singh, Non-Executive Director


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, Non-Executive Director

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 the service delivery team on an MNC. When not at work, he spends time with family and follows sports.

Gaurav Krishna Gupta, Co-founder

I am based in Delhi, did schooling from DPS Mathura Road, Delhi, B.Com from Delhi University and MBA from Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK. I am a management professional working in Noida.

Sayak Gosh, Advisory Council Member

Sayak is a mechanical engineer who graduated from NIT Warangal. Sayak has worked in different sectors including management consultancy, construction and real estate, data centres 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, Advisory Council Member

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 Masters in public health (epidemiology) from Manipal University, Manipal. She also has a certificate course in health economics and policy from Maastricht University, Netherlands.  Thereafter she worked in a team as a senior research assistant in Public Health Foundation of India, where she was involved in evaluating the 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 the vision to design and implement policies in the public interest.

Dr Hariom Solanki, Advisory Council Member                               

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 ‘Indira award’ and also a 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 the 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, LLB, Advisory Council Member       

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, Advisory Council Member

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.

Pulkit Garg, Advisory Council Member

A poet by heart, and a content strategist by profession, Pulkit Garg is the proud founder of Edgy Scribblers(a marketing agency) and Aanya Wellness (a discovery platform for wellness centres). He firmly believes in the philosophy of altruism and has been reflecting the same in his various endeavours. His aim is to build a business empire, built on the principles of transparency, honesty, and collaborative growth.

Saurabh Singh, Advisory Council Member

Saurabh Singh is a B.Com graduate from Delhi University, working in MNC operations with a professional experience of more than 14 years. Based in Delhi, Saurabh is a travel and cricket enthusiast and is actively involved in social work initiatives iCFDR organisation. On a personal level as well, he keeps pitching for support to our work.

Seldon Tenzing

Seldon Tenzing holds a degree of MBA in International Business and after 9 years of rich corporate experience took a decision of becoming an entrepreneur and is now building two lines of businesses into the field of travel and e-commerce. She is a dreamer and believes that reaching the sky is just the beginning. She quit her high paying profile and started her ventures with a vision to pursue her future passions and to make a difference in people’s lives. one of her long term goals is to extensively help underprivileged children and work towards women empowerment through her ventures and through iCFDR.

Tofica Ullah

A qualified development professional with Masters in Social Work, having the experience of working in the Legislative Assembly of Delhi and in the diverse areas of social sector. She particularly assist iCFDR in Project Designing, Project Management, Documentation and Development of Communication.

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