International Advisory Board

​Mr. Nixon Joseph

Former COO and President - SBI Foundation

Nixon Joseph is an experienced banker & CSR professional. He is skilled in Investments, Risk Management, Corporate Finance, Retail Banking, Risk Management, Credit Analysis, and syndication. He is a certified Banking Compliance Professional and Certified Credit Officer. Mr Joseph worked as Manager (Operations) at SBI Bahrain and CEO at SBI Tokyo branch. He has been mentoring hundreds of youths as Coordinator of the SBI Youth for India fellowship. He is currently the President & Chief Operating Officer of SBI Foundation and driving CSR activities of the State Bank of India. He is the recipient of the honourable Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam award for his professional excellence.

Mr. Satyadarshi Patnaik

Logistics & Supply Chain management
Ex. Director, Care India

Satyadarshi Patnaik is a highly accomplished and multifaceted individual who has excelled in various fields throughout his career. With expertise in office administration, IT, legal services, and managerial roles in programs, finance, supply chain, and process optimizations, he possesses a staggering 31 years of experience in these domains. Currently, he serves as an independent consultant, offering his valuable insights and guidance to organizations seeking his expertise.

Ms. Sushmita Das Pattnaik

Partnerships & Organization Development

Susmita Das Pattnaik is an accomplished professional in the Social Development Sector, with 21 years of expertise in Business Development, Program Management, and Advocacy. She specializes in Public Health, Education, and Climate Action. Notable for her skills in Partnership Development and Specialized Program Management, she has held key positions at organizations including CARE India, GRAAM, HLFPPT, and others. Her academic qualifications include a Master's in Business Administration and Anthropology and a Bachelor's in Journalism & Mass Communication.

Ms. Vinita Yadav

Founder, NewsNasha
(Former Editor - ABP News)

Ms Vinita Yadav, a great name in the media. She graduated from Delhi University in 1999 and has impressive skills in Journalism, broadcasting and media production.Currently working as Managing Editor in News Nasha and awarded in 2020 on becoming this channel as India’s best Hindi channel. Worked on many investigative stories like Vyapam, Kashmir human trafficking, busted many prostitution rackets. The first journalist to bring the ‘Ganga in atom’ story on TV.

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Dr. Amit Gupta

Seema Dental College and Hospital, Rishikesh

Dr Amit Gupta has been the chairman of Seema Dental College & Hospital since 2008. Rashtriya Sahara has awarded him Uttarakhand Ratna Award. Under his able leadership, Seema Dental College has been awarded the Best Dental College by Shri Anurag Singh Thakur, Honorable Minister of State for Finance & Corporate Affairs, Government Of India. During the COVID 19 spread, Dr Amit Gupta stepped forward to help the Uttarakhand administration by handing over the entire campus's authorities, converted to a covid centre and a quarantine centre.

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Dr. Adesh Chaturvedi

Public Health
Professor- Public Health and Epidemiology

Dr. Adesh Chaturvedi has around 27 years of progressive experience working in development sector. Proven track record of conceiving and managing large scale programs & projects on Health, HIV, Nutrition and Local Governance. He has worked with several prestigious organisations i.e. The World Bank, United Nations Development Program (UNDP), United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), European Commission, Project Concern International, Care India, IIHMR etc. He taught Health Care Management in Goa Institute of Management, Goa as Associate Professor, Public Health and Epidemiology.

CA Pankaj Jain

Chartered Accountant

A customer-oriented professional in every sense, he is involved in client engagement right from the beginning, understanding the requirements and developing an accurate and comprehensive service proposition. He is an asset to the company as he brings to the table an experience of more than 20 years as a Senior Chartered Accountant based in Delhi. A true humanitarian, he believes in giving back to society through his involvement in social activities and various NGOs.

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Ms. Padma Srinivasan

Quality Education & Gender Development
Principal - Delhi Public School, RK Puram

Padma Srinivasan, a distinguished educationist, is the Principal of Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram since 2020. With a Master's in History from Delhi University, she boasts a rich educational background, including a B.Ed from CIE and an M.Ed from Jamia Millia Islamia. With over 35 years of teaching experience at DPS, RK Puram, she has played a pivotal role as HOD Department of History and organized various academic and cultural events. Her contributions extend to national and international platforms, including engagements with CBSE, educational conferences, and publications. Padma Srinivasan is a recipient of several prestigious awards, recognizing her excellence in teaching and leadership

Ms. Archana Mittal

International Relations

Ms. Archana Mittal is an individual of exceptional accomplishments, possessing a versatile skill set and a profound dedication to social development. Her diverse range of skills and unwavering commitment to fostering positive change make her a truly remarkable individual. With a background in chemical engineering, she brings a unique perspective to her work in networking and communications. Ms. Mittal has been involved in various national and international social development initiatives, demonstrating her commitment to making a positive impact on society.

Ms. Sushma Kumari

A Champion for Underprivileged Girls Born into a humble family, Sushma Kumari understands the challenges faced by underprivileged girls. With a strong desire to make a difference, she became an integral part of the Ladli Foundation, an organization dedicated to empowering disadvantaged girls. Sushma's early involvement with Ladli Foundation allowed her to witness firsthand the struggles faced by young girls in impoverished communities.

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