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In Conversation with Dr. Y. Suresh Reddy, Lead CSR & Director, SRF Foundation

A Ph. D. in Public Administration, Dr. Reddy has over 24 years experience of working with Academicians, Government, Non-profits and Corporate Foundations. He has worked collaboratively with notable industry players.

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In Conversation with Mr. Ashish Srivastava, Associate Director - CSR, EY Foundation

Mr. Ashish Srivastava is a CSR Practitioner who believes in ‘Creating and offering one fair opportunity’ to every disadvantaged human being through need-based and sustainable CSR projects.

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In Conversation with Mr. Ranjeeb Sarma, Head of Compliance, CSR & Plan A India and Srilanka Region, Marks & Spencer India Pvt Ltd

Mr. Ranjeeb Sarma is the Head of Compliance, CSR and Plan A India and Srilanka Region at Marks and Spencer. Mr. Sarma is responsible for supply chain risk mitigation as well as compliance under section 135 of the companies act.

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In Conversation with Mr. RN Mohanty, CEO, Sightsavers India

Mr RN Mohanty has spent more than three decades in the social sector with assignments involving programmes, finance, and enabling fundraising for various social and economic causes. He is currently the CEO of Sightsavers India.

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In Conversation with Ms. Ingrid Srinath, Founder - Director, Center for Social Impact and Philanthropy

Ingrid Srinath has been a passionate advocate for human rights, social justice and civil society for over two decades. She is presently the founder and Director of the Centre for Social Impact and Philanthropy (CSIP) at Ashoka University in India.

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In Conversation with Ms. Nidhi Mittal Bansal, Chairperson, Lenskart Foundation

Nidhi Mittal Bansal is the chairperson at Lenskart Foundation. She is a journalist at heart and a social worker by passion. She has been working towards eradicating refractive error-based blindness from every nook and corner of our country.

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In Conversation with Mr. K. Sridar, Director, ISWAR Foundation and Head - CSR, Hyundai (Retd.)

Mr K.Sridar is the Director at Infinity Social Welfare and Research Foundation, Chennai. He has served as a CSR Head of Hyundai Motor India Ltd. for more than 12 years. Mr. Sridar has 3 decades of experience in CSR Activities.

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In Conversation with Mr. Abhishek Choudhary, CEO CINI Community Initiatives

Abhishek has been a senior solutions consultant for over 12 years for MNCs like IBM and Wipro in the earlier part of his career. He has done his MBA from IIM Calcutta, specialising in strategy and marketing.

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In Conversation with Ms. Swapna Shah, Director, Kitucate Educational Services LLP

Swapna Shah is an engineer by qualification and an experiential science trainer by passion. She has vast experience in automating the manufacturing industry across various segments.

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In Conversation with Mrs Shabnam Singh and Mrs Poonam Nanda, YouWeCan Foundation

Mrs Shabnam Singh is the chairperson, YouWeCan Foundation and the mother of international cricketing icon and cancer survivor Yuvraj Singh.Mrs. Poonam Nanda is the Founding Member & Mentor, YouWeCan Foundation.

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In Conversation with Ms. Pratima Harite Head, Asia Pacific CSR & Philanthropy, Lenovo Foundation

Pratima heads the Asia Pacific CSR & Philanthropy, at Lenovo Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Lenovo. She is responsible for building strong charitable partnerships across Asia Pacific’s diverse markets.

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In Conversation with Ms. Sujata Sahu, Founder and CEO, 17000 ft Foundation

Sujata is the Founder Director of 17000 ft Foundation, a niche organization that has been working relentlessly to sustain the high-altitude frontier villages that are facing desperate migration of young families and children.

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In Conversation with Mr. Rackanchath Nanda, Chief CSR and HR, Tata Chemicals

Mr. Nanda has over three decades of rich experience in human resources across varied sectors like manufacturing, trading, retail, consumer durables, FMCG, telecom and services.

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In Conversation with Dr. Santhosh George, Director, Cure International India Trust

Dr. Santosh George is a transformation specialist who has been serving the most vulnerable children across India for the last 25 years.The goal of this unique initiative is to see India free of disability from clubfoot.

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In Conversation with Shri Naveen Kumar, IAS, Special Secretary, Health, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh

Shri Naveen Kumar, IAS is serving as Special Secretary of Health, overseeing the complete digitization of all operations in government health facilities. He has vast experience in managing complex IT projects and unites an array of stakeholders.

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In Conversation with Ms. Pearl Tiwari, Director and CEO, Ambuja Cement Foundation

Ms. Tiwari is the Director and CEO of Ambuja Cement Foundation and President (CSR &Sustainability) at Ambuja Cements Limited. With 37 years of experience in the development sector.

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In Conversation with Dr. Priti G. Adani, Chairperson, Adani Foundation

Dr. Priti G. Adani is a doctor (Bachelors in Dental Surgery) by qualification and an educationist by passion. She has been spearheading numerous social development initiatives in India as Adani Foundation’s chairperson for more than two decades.

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In Conversation with Mr. Shridhar Venkat, CEO, Akshaya Patra Foundation

Mr. Shridhar Venkat serves as the CEO of The Akshaya Patra Foundation. He has over 30 years of experience with leading multinationals like Philips, ABB and Webex Communications India (CISCO)

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In conversation with Mr. Kunal Vaid, Founder and CEO, Resham Sutra

Mr. Kunal Vaid is a Social entrepreneur and Founder & CEO at Resham Sutra. He is also the founder of Dev Nrgee Resource Pvt. Ltd. -- a company specializing in development of innovative technology for rural livelihoods.

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In conversation with Madhura, Chief Growth Officer, Haqdarshak Empowerment Solutions

Madhura Karnik is the Chief Growth Officer at Haqdarshak. Madhura is an ex-journalist and financial analyst and leads the Growth vertical at Haqdarshak which includes sales, marketing, communications, client servicing and impact measurement.

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In Conversation with Mekin Maheshwari | Founder, Udhyam Learning Foundation & Co-Founder, G.A.M.E

Mekin Maheshwari invests primarily in ed-tech & ex-flipster start-ups and works with social organizations that believe in nurturing human potential. Mekin deeply cares about people realizing their potential and succeeding in life.