I am an international development sector professional having more than a decade of extensive experience in the voluntary sector. I have worked across multi-disciplinary capacities of grant management, project management, fundraising & partnership building, client/relationship management and research, validation, and capacity building of civil society organisations in India and the U.K. I have in the past worked in the fundraising team for INGOs including: CAF India (Supporting 100 charities in India working in health, education, renewable energy, care for disabled, environment etc), Pragya (Star impact award-winning charity, working in the areas of sustainable development in the Himalayas), Plan International ( Global Partnerships) and Care International, UK.
Employee Giving and Volunteering programme management, Charities Aid Foundation India
I managed CSR Grants for big multinationals like American Express, New York based American Express Foundation, Microsoft Services Private Limited, Accenture Services.
Independent assessor with Credibility Alliance
I carried out the accreditation of NGOs like Sight savers international, India, Partners in change and others to improve accountability and promote transparency and trust amongst the voluntary sector.
Partnership building, Results – UK, an International development thought leader in advocacy
I lead in developing and implementing a resource mobilisation strategy across the organisation – maintaining and maximising support from the existing donors including Gates Foundation supported ACTION partnership and contributing to the continued diversification of our income by effectively engaging new donors.