MANAGEMENT TEAM

Mr. Prashant Prakash, Partner

Prashant is a partner in EcoKargha and responsible for skills, education and project management related functions. He is a professional in social and sustainable development with over 10 years of work experience in education, skills & livelihood sector. He has worked with not only with grass-root level workers, line functionaries and other government and NGOs but also interfaced with senior most officials and functionaries of organizations, corporates and govt. departments. He has experience in bottom level planning involving community level organizations and leaders and in developing appropriate action plan with expertise in MIS, documentation, monitoring, assessment and evaluation of projects. He has excellent English & Hindi writing skills with fair understanding of Gujarati and Urdu. He has completed his M.S.W (Community Development) from Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Institute of Social Sciences, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi, U.P in 2006 and is B.A., English (Hon.) from Delhi University in 2003.
He can be contacted at prashant@ecokargha.in


Mr. Aditya Narayan, Partner

Aditya is a partner in EcoKargha and responsible for livelihoods and agriculture domains. He is an agriculture and management professional with over 8 years of experience and expertise in agronomy, agri-extension training, animal husbandry, duckery, fisheries and dairy. His functional expertise includes government relationship management, managing large scale development and training programs for farmers, business development, marketing linkages, channel management for agri input products and excellent network of senior professionals in agriculture sector. He holds a post-graduate degree in Agribusiness from Rajendra Agriculture University, Pusa from year 2014.
He can be contacted as aditya@ecokargha.in


Mr. Vivek Anand, Partner

Vivek is a partner in EcoKargha and responsible for financial inclusion and micro-enterprise domain. He has more than 15 years of experience in banking, microfinance, financial inclusion for bottom of the pyramid segment, He has started his career in State Bank of India and has worked with reputed consulting firms like MicroSave & Basix. He has operational as well as consulting experience in banking, financial inclusion and micro-enterprise segment. Besides, he has been an entrepreneur also and managed family business for more than 5-year period. He has excellent English & Hindi writing skills with fair understanding of Gujarati. Vivek has a Post-Graduate Diploma (Executive) in Management, Management Development Institute, Gurgaon, India, 2014 and is BA from AN College Patna.
He can be contacted at vivek@ecokargha.in


Ms. Saumya Malhotra, Head Business Development

Dr. Saumya is the Head of Business Development at EcoKargha and handles various aspects including business development, client services and relationship management across the country. She has over 5 years of multi-disciplinary experience of working with national, international and bilateral agencies in development sector across the domains of program management, donor relations, CSR fundraising, capacity building and consulting. Saumya is a post-graduate from Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) and a graduate in dental surgery.
She can be contacted at saumya@ecokargha.in


Associate Consultants

EcoKargha Consulting maintains a roster of associate consultants who are available of assignments as and when required. They have expertise in rural development, agriculture, farm and non-farm livelihoods as well as strategy development, capacity building, MIS development, project design, financial management etc. We have a well-trained team of professionals with expertise in focus group discussion, in depth interview, ethnographictools, case studies etc. We have expertise in SPSS with a trained team of enumerators having network across India.