Udyogini Team

Mr. Brij Mohan Kandpal

Chief Operating Officer

Brij Mohan holds a Post Graduate degree in Agriculture. He has 24 years of experience of designing & executing Value Chain based Enterprises targeted on poor women & men in different parts of India. He is also an excellent trainer and has an ability to communicate complex ideas and frameworks in an easily comprehensible style.

Mr. Arvind Kumar Singh

Head of HR and Administration

Arvind has MBA, M. Com, MA Economics and CA (Inter). He has 14 years of experience in Financial Management, Budgeting, Accounting, Financial reporting, Statutory Compliance (FCRA, Income Tax, Service Tax) and Team Management. He has attended Basic and advanced Lab of Human Behavior by ISABS and successfully completed 3 module program on “Leadership for change” by HID Forum, Bangalore.

Teresa Khanna

Head of Business Development and Communications
Teresa Khanna is a Social Development Professional with 17years of work experience. She has 2 Masters Degrees- First from TISS, Mumbai and Second from SOAS, UK as a British Chevening Scholar. She has worked in a myriad of domain areas like Micro Finance, Human Rights, Rural Housing, Cluster Development etc but in the last ten years her interests and experience has been gained in the livelihoods domain.
She has several years of experience in conceptualizing and designing social interventions for maximum impact and has also worked in Project management, advising and steering, OD facilitation and team building, Proposal writing, making pitches and presentations.
Outside of work, she likes cooking, reading works of fiction and watching Cinema.

Manvendra Singh

Regional Program Manager
Manvendra Singh is an agriculture postgraduate and having 17years of experience that helped him gaining insights on sustainable development, Natural resource Management, community need based program design, participatory planning and livelihoods and its promotion. Along with the aforesaid it also helped him delve into community-based organisations and market led interventions to sustain them.
He is an enthusiastic social worker, self-motivated leader with hands on experience in addressing community issues & developing community-based programmes entailing assessing new project proposals, arranging for financial support and developing the project operations.

Mr. Santosh Bhardwaj

Program Manager Uttar Pradesh 

Santosh Kumar is an athlete with zeal to live and work in Rural India. He has a degree in Rural Management from Indian Institute of Rural Management, Jodhpur. In Udyogini he is working as State Program Manager leading the enterprise operations benefiting more than 21,000 women producers in Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh.

Raj Kumar Burman

Program Manager
Development professional with 11 years of experience in diversified activities in development sector – SHG Institution building, Livelihood Programs, Women Empowerment, Integrated Natural Resource Management, Adult Functional literacy, Rights and Entitlement, Micro- enterprise and value chain. He has experience in managing different projects. He has done two masters in Anthropology and Population sciences.

Vikash Kumar Sharma

Finance Manager
Vikash is a Chartered Accountant candidate and is ranked 24th in the All India Rank, based on his CA-PCE exam conducted by ICAI. With a bachelor degree in Commerce and a Masters candidate in the same field, Vikash has more than 7 years of experience in various sectors, such as Government, Banking, Business and Development.

Ms. Meeshu Gupta

MEL Manager

Meeshu holds professional degree in Development Studies from Ambedkar University, Delhi. She has 4.5 years experience of development field. She is working with Udyogini as Manager, MEL since June 2017. Her areas of interest are Baseline Studies, Project Evaluations and Socio-economic research to find solutions of rural/urban problems.