End Poverty

Creating Sustainable livelihoods

Governing Board

Vinod Kaushik


Mr. VinodKaushik is a Management Graduate from Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA). He has over 24 year experience in conceptualizing, executing and managing agriculture, dairy and rural development projects for poverty reduction in South Asia. He has worked with leading organisations like NDDB Dairy Services as Head of Dairy Value Chain, CEO of Jaipur Rugs Foundation, India Representative for GEN Initiative UK etc. Mr. Kaushik has served on many committees like CSR Committee of CII, Agriculture and Water Committee of FICCI, NABARD Committee on Rural Credit Intensification for Punjab and Haryana, PMRY Committee for Mewat dist. He has received Global Social Benefit Incubation (GSBI) Award 2010 from Santa Clara University USA.

Dr. Rachna Singh

General Secretary

Dr. Singh has worked in the field of education, business management and has written several papers on education. A Ph.D. from the University of Delhi, she has volunteered with a special education school in Canada, a special school for school drop-outs in Japan and has worked at MDI, Gurgaon and IILM, Gurgaon. Dr. Rachna is the General Secretary of the organisation.

Gurmit Kaur


Ms. Gurmit Kaur is a graduate from Delhi School of Economics in Sociology Honours and Post Graduate in Home Science from Women’s Polytechnic, Delhi. She is a business entrepreneur working out of Delhi and Manesar since 1994 in garments, gems and jewelry and has over 20 years of experience in crafts, garments and jewelry business. Gurmit is a Founder Member of the Manesar Industry Welfare Association. She headed the MIWA special project ‘Vanya’ on Green Aravali

Atul Satija


Atul holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Indian School of Business and B-Tech from National Institute of Technology. He has 17 years of experience of start-up businesses, scaling and turning around businesses in some of the largest and most respected organisations globally. Until recently, he was the Chief Business Advisor of InMobi where he was responsible for global sales, marketing, business-development and operations as its Chief Revenue Officer. Before his 5- years at InMobi, Atul was the Head of Mobile Business for Japan and Asia-Pacific, and Head of Business Development for India at Google.

Sukhbir Sharma


Mr. Sukhbir Sharma is an engineer passed out from Central Technical Institute, Gwalior. He has rendered his services for over 36 years, in leading organisations. He has worked for diverse organisation such as Hotel Meridien, Imperial, Modi Group, DLF, Jindal (JSW). Presently, he is working with TCG Real Estate (part of The Chatterjee Group) as Sr Vice president, Projects and Co-ordination. He is deeply involved in social and philanthropic activities and holds board position in many developmental organisations.

Mohammed Mustafa


Mr. Mohammed Mustafa is a senior professional in the Operations and Quality Assurance management sector and has over 22 years of experience. His experience ranges from setting up of systems to auditing of systems across food sector and manufacturing sector. He is passionate about working with rural populations where he feels he can bring about a most needed and relevant change.

Naresh Panwar


Mr. Naresh Panwar is an MBA with 15+ years of experience in Financial Services Planning, Supervision, Team and Office management, Field Training as well as Systems Implementation. He began his career in the NGO sector where he set up farmers collectives.