Bharat Rural Livelihoods Foundation

Members of General Body

Category with Maximum Members permitted

Name of the Member

President

Dr. Mihir Shah

Member Secretary

Mr. Pramathesh Ambasta , Chief Executive Officer

Government of India (4)

Secretary, Ministry of Rural Development

Secretary, Ministry of Tribal Affairs

Secretary, Ministry of Panchayati Raj

Joint Secretary (in-charge of BRLF), Ministry of Rural Development

State Government (9)

Chief Secretary/PS (RD), Jharkhand

Chief Secretary/PS (RD), Chhattisgarh

Chief Secretary/PS (RD), Andhra Pradesh

Chief Secretary/PS (RD), Odisha

Chief Secretary/PS (RD), West Bengal

Chief Secretary/PS (RD), Rajasthan

Chief Secretary/PS (RD), Gujarat

Chief Secretary/PS (RD), Maharashtra

Chief Secretary/PS (RD), Madhya Pradesh

 

Eminent Persons (30)

Prof. Virginius Xaxa, Deputy Director, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Guwahati

Prof. Amita Baviskar, Institute of Economic Growth, New Delhi

Prof. Vivek Bhandari, Vice Chancellor, Auro University, Surat

Prof. Ajay Dandekar, Shiv Nadar University, New Delhi

Prof. AR Vasavi, Senior Fellow, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, New Delhi

Prof. Surinder Jodhka, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

Prof. Sudarshan Iyengar, Vice Chancellor, Gujarat Vidyapith, Ahmedabad

Dr. Urmila Pingle, Managing Trustee, Centre for People's Forestry, Hyderabad

Mr. PV Rajagopal, President, Ekta Parishad

Mr. Nicholas Barla, Indigenous Peoples Forum, Odisha

Mr. Shivraj Singh, IAS (Retd.), Former Chief Secretary, Chhattisgarh

Ms. Sunila Basant, IAS (Retd.)

Dr. Rani Bang, Founder, Society for Education, Action, Research and Community Health (SEARCH), Maharashtra

Dr. Vipul Mudgal, Project Director, Inclusive Media for Change, New Delhi

Mr. Pramathesh Ambasta, Co-Founder, Samaj Pragati Sahayog (SPS), Madhya Pradesh

Mr. Aloysius P Fernandez, Governing Body Member, MYRADA, Karnataka

Dr. Sunita Narain, Director General, Centre for Science and Environment, New Delhi

Dr. Tushaar Shah, Senior Fellow, International Water Management Institute (IWMI), Gujarat

Dr. C Rammanohar Reddy, Editor, Economic and Political Weekly, Mumbai

Mr. Tarun Das, Former Director General, Confederation of Indian Industries

Mr. Pawan Goenka, Executive Director, Mahindra & Mahindra

Ms. Naina Lal Kidwai, Group General Manager and Country Head, HSBC India

Mr. Girish Prabhune,  Punaruththan Samarasata Gurukulam, Pune

Lt Gen D.B Sheketkar (Retd), PVSM, AVSM, VSM (Retd), National Convener of Forum for Integrated Security in India and SAMARTH BHARAT VYASPEETH

Mr. Arun Lakhani, Member, Caring Friends,  Mumbai

Mr. Vinayak Lohani, Founder Secretary and  Head, Parivaar Bonogram, Kolkata

Mr. Babu Joseph, Former, CEO, Axis  Bank Foundation

Mr. Hasmukh Shah, Former Chairman, IPCL

Ms. Sushma Iyenger , Founder Member Kutch Abihyan and Kutch Mahila Vikas Sangathan

Ms. Ireena Vittal , Member, Board of Directors, Godrej, Titan, Wipro, Axis Bank

Institutions-Financial (4)

Chairperson, National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development

Chairperson, State Bank of India

Chairperson & Managing Director, Central Bank of India

Chairperson & Managing Director, Bank of India

Institutions-PSUs (2)

Chairperson-cum-Managing-Director, Coal India Limited

Chairperson, Steel Authority of India Limited

Institutions-Philanthropic /Academic /R&D (7)

Country Representative, Ford Foundation

Trustee & Adviser, Sir Dorabji Tata Trust and the Allied Trusts

Secretary and Chief Accountant, Sir Ratan Tata Trust

Director, Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai

Director, Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA)

Chief Executive Officer, Axis Bank Foundation, Mumbai

Dr. Rajiv Lall, Executive Chairman, IDFC Foundation, New Delhi

Institutions-Trade /Industries (2)

President, Confederation of Indian Industry

President, FICCI