Sundararaman Iyer

– Founder Trustee of Suryoday School

– CFO & Finance Director of Henkel Group of Companies

Sundararaman Iyer (Sundar) has been working as the CFO & Finance Director of the Henkel Group of Companies in India (Subsidiary of the German MNC) since 2008. Prior to this, from 2002 to 2008, he was the Financial Controller of ICI India Ltd., and from 1990 to 2008, for 18 years, he was a Manager with Hindustan Unilever.

Sundar is also a Trustee with Punarvas Education Society. This school educates aprroximately 175 children who are intellectually challenged. This school is located at Goregaon West, Mumbai. In 2007, he supported the school by sourcing monetary donations for various activities such as painting of the school and in kind donations such as laptops.

He was inspired by this school to start a new school for the special children at Nalasopara. Sundar is the Founder Trustee of Suryoday School. He is an active member, who visits the school regularly and provides it administrative support. His donations over the years have been useful in managing the running cost of the school. He is also committed to supporting the purchase of land and land and construction of school through donations.

Sundar holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from the Mumbai University.

Sachin Raje

– Finance Director (AMEA) with Intelenet

Sachin Raje is currently working as Finance Director (AMEA) with Intelenet, a division of London Stock Exchange listed Serco Group plc, which has a turnover of over GBP 5 billion. Sachin has played multiple roles within Serco since he joined them in January 2009, including managing the Finance Accounting Outsourcing (FAO) operations. Sachin has over 28 years of experience in the areas of Finance & Accounting. Prior to joining Serco (earlier Intelenet Global Services), Sachin was the Chief Financial Officer of Adventity Global Services (now a part of Sutherland). The other organizations her has worked with include Geoffrey Manners, Datamatics Technologies, West Coast Industries and Serene Industries. In addition to his experience in Corporate Finance, he has the experience of heading service delivery and international sales for FAO services.

Sachin is a Commerce graduate from Mumbai University. He is a member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He holds a MBA degree in International Finance and Marketing, from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium. He has also passed his CPA exams held by The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

He is a Trustee of G A Kulkarni Trust that runs BPM High School in Khar, Mumbai besides being trustee of Suryoday Trust.

Sachin has donated generously over the years to the School, and is actively involved in its activities. He visits the School periodically to motivate the teachers.

Anil Dron

– Chartered Accountant

Anil Dron is a practicing Chartered Accountant and does audit and consultancy for companies such as Unilever India, Chemtall, Henkel and the famous Siddhivinayak Trust in Mumbai, etc.

Most of the companies that Dron & Associates audits are MNCs, which hold it in high esteem.

Anil is very passionate about supporting good causes. He joined as the founder trustee of Survoday Trust in 2009. He has been continuously supporting the School through donations and active participation over the last four years.

A Commerce graduate, Anil is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountancy.

T Balakrishnan

– Vice President for Sealed Air Corporation

T Balakrishnan has been working as the Vice President for Sealed Air Corporation , Industrial and Laundry Business – Asia , Middle East, Africa and Turkey since January 2012. Prior to this, from 2006 to 2011, he was working with Johnson Diversey Inc., Australia, as Vice President, Institutional Sectors and Sales Operations – Asia Pacific, Africa, Middle East and Turkey. Prior to that he was with Hindustan Unilever Limited for 13 years as Business Manager.

T Balakrishnan has graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur (1981) and done his post graduation from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore (1985).

T Balakrishnan has been actively involved with the School and has been supporting it through generous donations every year. He is also using his IIT/IIM network to get donations for the new school building.

B C Maheshwari

– Marketing Specialist, Madhumilan Industries

Maheshwari is a Marketing Specialist and works with Madhumilan Industries.

He is one of the founder trustees of the Survoday Trust and has been continuously supporting the School during his spare time. He has also been regularly contributing generously towards School’s expenses. Moreover, he has committed to support the land and construction of the new school.

Ulhas Deshpande

– Feedback Coaching in Leadership Assessment Space

Mr Ulhas Deshpande has 32 years of experience as HR Professional. Besides he has co founded two ventures in the BPO and micro finance space between 2003 and 2010 and held CEO/COO roles. He has decided to give up full time work and his area of interest are primarily in the leadership assessment space with specific focus on feedback coaching leading to development planning and actioning for senior executives . His passion is travelling and high altitude trekking.

During the 32 years he worked as HR Head of Bharti Axa Life Insurance for 3 years, Prior to that he was Senior Vice President of CEAT Tyres for 2 years. He Cofounded Intellecash, an Micro finance company. Prior to that, he was co founder of COO of Adventity Global Service Pvt Ltd. He was also Head of IDBI Bank for 2 years.

Ulhas is a Science graduate from Mumbai University and holds a Post Graduate Degree in HR Management from Tata Institute of Social Sciences . He is also a charter member of The Indus Entrepreneurs a global not for profit organization that helps foster entrepreneurship by coaching and mentoring young managers through leadership development

Dr. Ramkumar Murthi

– Senior General Physician

Dr. Ramkumar Murthi is a senior General Physician with 31 years of practice at Goregaon (West).

He has always been part of various social activities such as medical camps for Prem Nagar slums for Marthoma Trust.

He is also an on call doctor for Desire Orphanage, Goregaon West which houses HIV children.

His association with Suryoday Trust can be attributed to his interest in doing more for intellectually challenged children took him towards Suryoday Trust.

Samit Kashyap

– Professional Expert in Risk Management

Mr. Samit Kashyap is an accomplished professional with over 25 years of experience in Risk Management. With in-depth knowledge in concepts of Risk based Process Reviews and developing compliance framework, he is capable of monitoring overall contract risks and exposures of customers and ensuring smooth functioning of operations. He has skills to evaluate complex, multi-dimensional situations and is an effective communicator with strong logical, interpersonal and problem solving skills.

Mr. Kashyap is best-known for his enthusiastic and committed support to the organization. He is an influencing, motivating, financial and practical support for our team.