Udyogini Team

Mr. Brij Mohan Kandpal

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

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.

Ms. Anusuya Dutta

Anusuya has social background and did her Master in Social Work from Visva Bharati University, West Bengal. Anusuya was hired by Udyogini in 2010 through a campus placement and served in our Uttarakhand project as an executive for documentation work initially and later graduated to other roles like being a grassroots trainer and mobilization person.

Ms. Sujata Tirkey

Sujata hails from Odissa and has Masters in Social Work from Indore School of Social work. Her multifaceted knowledge and experience has allowed her to utilize her skills in Lac sub sector in Jharkhand. Presently she is working with tribal women of Jharkhand and federating them under producer institutions and cooperatives to leverage scale and better market linkages.

Mr. Bijoy Kumar Satapathy

Bijoy Kumar Satapathy is a Master of social work and has contributed to development sector for more than 30 years. He was one of the pioneers who dovetailed WEMTOP during the initiation of Udyogini in 1992. Training and capacity building, SHG, village based Enterprise, value chain are some of his excellence areas. Presently he is contributing to Udyogini, Jharkhand team.

Mr. Santosh Bhardwaj

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.

Mr. Prithvi Rawat

Prithvi has a Master degree in Commerce and Economics with over four years experience in handling accounts and office administration. He is currently looking after operations, finance and admin of Udyogini projects in Uttarakhand.

Mr. Abinash Pattnaik

Abinash Pattnaik is currently working as an Associate Operation and handling Katni, Madhya Pradesh Operations of Udyogini.

Ms. Meeshu Gupta

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.

Mr. Chaitanya Kumar Ganjhu

Chaintanya is an award winning Lac entrepreneur of Jharkhand. With over 12 years of experience in Lac sector and its value chain, he is recognized as a subject matter specialist for Lac in India.


Mr. Amit Kumar

Amit Kumar is a Master’s in Rural Development. Amit is currently leading Cluster Facilitation Team (CFT)– a MGNREGA and NRLM convergence program at Jharkhand. His past experience of working in coordination with Government agencies has allowed him to reach out to approximately 10000 beneficiaries under MGNREGA.

Ms. Swarn Punyata Toppo

Swarn Punyata Toppo has Masters Degree in Agricultural Extension and Communication from Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences. She is currently working as an Associate Operation and handling responsibility of Village Level Service Centre.