Our Team

We have a fantastic and supportive team which lay the foundation to which everything we stand for. We have a fantastic and supportive team which lay the foundation to which everything we stand for. 

Andrews Jacob

Project Manager

Andrews Jacob has more than 20 years of experience in water sector with proven abilities in project management, business development, project conceptualisation and design, research and development, monitoring and evaluation. In his professional journey, he has specifically focused on planning and implementing nature-based solutions in wastewater management, faecal sludge management, water body rejuvenation, integrated urban water & natural resources management, solid waste management, urban development with expertise in sustainability and with focus on Climate Change. His technical and managerial skills include planning technically sustainable solutions for integrated water management system and sanitation solutions. His key expertise includes building strategies, development of business and operational models, program and project design, monitoring and evaluation, stakeholder consultation and management, and capacity building. He has extensive exposure in the water sector both within and outside India. In addition to his academic training as a Postgraduate in Environmental Sciences, he also has a Post Graduate Diploma in Remote Sensing & GIS Applications and in water and wastewater treatment He is currently focusing on integrated blue green infrastructure planning, designing and implementation through nature-based solutions for climate change adaptation and mitigation and climate resilient urban and rural communities

Listening to Music, watching movies cooking regular and new dishes and travelling to new places

M.Sc. in Environmental Sciences, Bishop Heber College, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli B.E.M in Environmental Management, Jawahar Science College, University of Madras, Neyveli Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Water and Wastewater Treatment Post Graduate Diploma in Remote Sensing & GIS Professional Certificate Course in Urban Infrastructure Planning, CEPT University, Ahmedabad Certificate Course on Faecal Sludge Management, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand

Sandhya Haribal

Senior Project Manager

Sandhya brings over 22 years’ experience spanning across infrastructure development with focus on the sanitation sector, urban planning, real estate development and financial services having mostly played the role of techno-commercial, financial and policy advocacy services.A Civil Engineer and MBA by education, Sandhya has assisted several Government Departments/Agencies, Municipalities, foundations and multilateral agencies in planning and implementation of projects across sectors. As a Senior Project Manager in CDD India, she manages large scale programs in the water security and rural waste management and is also actively involved in various capacity building and training activities taken up by the organization. She represents the organization in various national and international forums and alliances to promote decentralized and nature-based solutions for water and sanitation needs in urban and rural areas. She has worked closely with the Government of Karnataka in developing and implementation of sanitation projects along with capacity building initiatives in the Non-sewered sanitation/FSM. The activities undertaken by her in terms of infrastructure advisory included project identification, feasibility assessment, project structuring including risk assessment, preparation of bidding documents and assistance in bid process management. She has also been involved in building capacities of Government officials at different levels in understanding of Public Private Partnership (PPP) framework concepts and issues through capacity building support and preparation of a handbook for PPPs. She has worked on several projects undertaken in the urban sector in Karnataka and few more States across India over the last few years. Her past experiences across various stakeholder segments and strong belief in the relevance of nature based systems helps her in formulating policies, strategies, planning project implementation and supporting with commissioning of such projects on ground. Given such a varied background, her capacity building and training expertise also helps various authorities, communities and service providers in gaining knowledge on decentralized infrastructure planning, financing, implementation and operations on ground.

Traveling, listening to music and exploring the rich art and culture across the country and the world

Sandhya holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering and Masters in Business Administration with specialization in Finance. She is currently pursuing a GPDP in Sanitary Engineering from IHE Delft. She has completed a Certificate Programme on Capital Markets (CPCM), Bombay Stock Exchange and certified as a dealer for both Derivatives Market (Dealers) Module and Capital Market (Dealers) Module of National Stock Exchange

Krishna Swaroop Konidena

Senior Project Manager

Krishna works as a Senior Project Manager at CDD India. He has an experience of 13+ years across diverse roles and sectors. He currently anchors the FSM vertical at CDD – focusing on Monitoring & evaluation, treatment process optimization, hybridization, and capacity building. Other hats he dons at CDD India include Strategic Planning, Business Development, Organizational IT. Prior to CDD, he worked with KPMG India and Cognizant Technology Solutions – covering Multilaterals, Urban Development Departments, Water, Sanitation & Electricity Utilities, Publishing Houses. Assignments during these tenures have helped him develop a breadth of perspectives and hone his skills in Program Management, Stakeholder Engagement, Strategic Consulting, Business Process Reengineering

Likes playing cricket, singing, listening to music, traveling, reading. Avid fan of test cricket, formula1 and tennis. Through the course of the day can be spotted singing or rolling his arm over or shadow batting.

Krishna has a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science & Engineering and a Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management from IRMA. He is pursuing an Executive Program in Social Impact Strategy from University of Pennsylvania.

Rohini Pradeep

Project Manager

Rohini is an Environmental Engineer. After completing her Bachelors in Environmental Engineering, she went on to do a Diploma in Industrial Safety. She has also done an Environmental Planning and Management course from the Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology in Ahmedabad and a FSM course from AIT Bangkok. She has over a decade’s experience in the field of Environmental Monitoring with a focus on performance assessment of wastewater and faecal sludge treatment systems. Over the years, she has worked with teams on the design, implementation and O&M of numerous DEWATSTM, waterbody rejuvenation projects and Faecal Sludge Treatment Systems in different parts of India. She has extensive experience with regards to design and implementation of many research projects on the field. She currently manages all Research and Development activities at CDD and heads our laboratory too. She has also supported many of our capacity building programs in varying capacities.

Cooking, Travelling and spending time with Family.

Aditi Pandey

Head- Partnerships and Communication

Aditi Pandey, currently heads Partnerships and communication at CDD India. She comes with an extensive experience of about 15 years

Aditi Pandey, currently heads Partnerships and communication at CDD India. She comes with an extensive experience of about 15 years in domains of environment and social issues. A trained social worker from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai , she has she has been influential in forging strategic partnerships across various stakeholders, including public, private, multilaterals and non-profit organisations. These partnerships have resulted in creating impact on ground. In the last six years her interest in the domain of water and climate change and its interconnectedness with gender and social equality has led her to design some of the most unique programs along with securing partners and resources. These are some of the most path breaking solutions in the space of water and wastewater. She is one of the very few trained Indians who has studied Nature Based Solutions from Oxford and currently all her work and solutions take the approach with support from CDD India, which is a pioneer of Nature Based Solutions and DEWATS in India. She holds two postgraduate degrees from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai specialising in Globalisation and Labour Studies and Mass Communication in Community Media. She believes strongly that inclusiveness is a non-negotiable in the space of water . Women, while being worst hit , also can be highly influential in ensuring the success of any intervention in the thematic. The inherent nature of women being primarily responsible for it at a household level, make it mandatory to ensure participation of women in all interventions to ensure success and sustainability of any intervention. Her belief greatly aligns with the vision of CDD India, and together they are working towards innovating solutions to face the challenges of water and sustainability of water.

Travelling, Reading , Gardening and Painting

Software Enginner , Two Post Graduate Degrees from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai ( Globalisation and Labour Studies , Mass Communication and Community Media) , PG Diploma in Women and Gender Studies from IGNOU, Nature Based Solutions for Global Challenges from Oxford University, Currently Pursuing executive course in Digital Media for Social Impact from University of Pennsylvania.


Senior Project Engineer

 Anantha has been working as a Senior Project Engineer at CDD India, Bangalore, since 2021. He is an environmental engineer with a primary focus on wastewater and faecal sludge management. Anantha specializes in designing and implementing sustainable solutions for wastewater and faecal sludge treatment with an aim to promote reuse. With 8 years of hands-on experience, he possesses expertise in both conventional and nature-based wastewater technologies. His proficiency in wastewater and sludge management has enabled him to develop innovative solutions for handling and effectively reusing treated by-products at various scales.

Caricature, Dancing, listening to African drum beats, Metalica and heavy metal genres. At times likes listening to devotional and filmy beats. Love to travel to temples and spiritual places. Like reading self-motivational books and listening to Bruce Lipton, Jordon Peterson, Jim Rohn and many more podcasts. Like to learn languages through conversation with native speakers Like to follow football or soccer leagues across world Formula 1, MMA and Boxing Fan

POST GRADUATION: M.Tech Environmental Engineering – 2013-2015 – Dr M.G.R Univeristy Educational and Research Institute, Chennai M.A Environmental Economics – 2014-2016, Annamalai University, Chidambaram (Distance) P.G Diploma In Urban Environmental Management and Law – 2013-2014, National Law University, Delhi (Online)

UNDERGRADUATE: B.E Environmental Engineering – 2009- 2013 – Anna University, Chennai (Park College of Technology, Coimbatore) Diploma In Industrial Safety – 2014-2015, Annamalai University, Chidambaram (Distance)

Anushka Patodi

Project Associate

Anushka is an architect and planner with a specialization in infrastructure. She works as a Project Associate at CDD India since June, 2022. Prior to this she has worked as an architectural intern at Green Space Alliance, Pune and Noorani Architect, Ahmedabad for an year. Her role in CDD India includes urban sanitation planning, feasibility studies (particularly water and sanitation, public health services).

Sketching, Reading , Travelling and Dancing

Master’s in Urban Infrastucture (M.Plan), Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology (CEPT) University Bachelor of Architecture Certificate Cources: 1. Entrepreneurship Development Program on Solar Energy 2. Exposure Program on Lauri Baker’s Approach in Architecture and Building Science 3. Certificate in Architectural Animation 4. Certification course on Culturally Responsive Built Environment 5. Certification Course in Architectural Accoustics

Aparna Unni

Associate Project Manager

Currently APM at CDD, am a water policy and governance professional having experience working both in the rural and urban contexts in multiple states and geographic terrains in India. Have explored different aspects of the water sector including water security in rural areas, water quality, WASH in flood-prone terrains, recurring water-related disasters, community-managed water resources and FSSM.

For leisure, I like to go on hikes and nature trails, especially birding trips. When too lazy for that, will be found at home with a book or down an internet rabbit hole, but will rarely be found on any social networking sites

Educational qualifications include a Bachelor’s in Chemistry, Post-Graduate Diploma in Print Journalism and Master’s in Water policy and governance.

Irfan Ulla Shariff

Senior Project Engineer

Irfan is currently employed as a Senior Project Engineer at CDD India. Before rejoining CDD in December 2022, he held the position of Senior Research Associate and State Co-Team Lead for Urban Rural Convergence in FSM (Faecal Sludge Management) and PWM (Plastic waste management ) for the state of Odisha, an initiative under the Scaling City Institutions for India (SCI-FI) at the Centre for Policy Research (CPR).

Travelling ,Cooking ,Watching entertaining programmes ,Driving

POST GRADUATION: M.Sc Advanced Water Management – 2020-2021, Cranfield University, Bedford, UK M.Tech Environmental Engineering – 2012-2014 – B.M.S College of Engineering, Bengaluru UNDERGRADUATE: B.E Civil Engineering – 2007- 2011 – University of Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (UVCE),Bengaluru CERTIFICATIONS: Delivering effective WASH TRAINING- CAWST -Issued Nov 2018 INTERNATIONAL ENGINEERS’ TRAINING ON DECENTRALIZED WASTEWATER TREATMENT SYSTEM – CDD India – Issued Sep 2018

Chandana G

Project Associate

• Chandana works as a Project Associate at CDD India (since August 2022). Former Research Associate at Administrative Staff College (ASCI), Hyderabad. Prior to that worked at Excel Soft Technologies as a Learning designer developing content for k-12 learning on sustainable development. She is passionate about sustainability professionally and personally. Her role in CDD India is primarily related to capacity building f, social and behaviour change communication (SBCC) and applied research interventions for various projects.

Likes playing basketball, cycling listening to music, traveling, and gardening.

• Currently pursuing PG Diploma in Environmental Law from Nation Law School, Banglore • M. Tech Environmental Engineering from BITS Pilani (Goa campus) • B. Tech Environmental Engineering from SS Science and Technology University, Mysore • 2 months of internship at the CSR-National Environmental Engineering research institute, Nagpur, during graduation


Senior Project Engineer

Divyashree works as Senior Project Engineer in CDD India.Have work experience of 8 years on design and implementing wastewater treatment system and Faecal sludge treatment system.Have worked closely with Karnataka Rural Drinking Water and Sanitation Department for 2 years for planning, implementation and Capacity Buildging of LWM and FSM projects across the state.

Listening music, Watching movies and Photography

•Masters in technology Environmental Engineering at BITS Pilani- Ongoing •Bachelor of Engineering of Civil Engineering at NMAMIT Nitte •Diploma in Civil Engineering, NRAMP Nitte Certification Intership on Project Management – Roy and Shenoy


Technical Expert

Girija is a Technical Expert (Reuse and Circularity) at CDD India. Possess over 10 years of work experience in Resource recovery and reuse of used water, faecal sludge, sewage sludge and municipal waste. She has worked across different functions like implementation, research work and capacity building in the area of Sustainable Sanitation and Agricultural practices. Guest speaker and resource person at institutes and forums in this space. Her work has been featured in CGTN America’s coverage: Zero-hour episode during COP 26 summit. She has received Bright Polestar Individual and ‘Innovative Polestar team Award by GAUC ‘Climate x‘ High-level Event at COP27. Published and presented papers on Circular Economy, Nexus of Water, Sanitation and Agriculture.

Love watching movies in theatre, reading magazines of general topics, listening to music, travelling and talking to the general public.

PGD in Agribusiness and Plantation Managaement, IIPM, Bengaluru B. Sc in Agricultutal sciences, UAS, Bengaluru Undergone courses and workshops on Faecal lsudge management, Integrated Urban Water Management Approach (IUWM) to achieve Water Security and Service Level Benchmarks and Urban Water-Energy-Food-Nexus

Gopi Hanumanthappa

Site Enginner

In a career spanning eight years, Gopi has accumulated a wealth of hands-on experience across various roles in the field. Commencing as a Faculty at CADD Centre in 2015, Gopi quickly transitioned into a Site Engineer at G Shankar Constructions the same year. Demonstrating remarkable growth, Gopi further advanced from a Project Engineer to a proficient Project Manager at Paradigm Environmental Strategies Pvt. Ltd. between 2015 and 2021. Building on this extensive journey, Gopi currently holds the position of Senior Project Engineer at CDD India since 2021, contributing invaluable expertise to the team.

Pet Keeping Running Reading Swimming

•Masters in technology: Civil Structural Engineering at VTU, Belgavi •Bachelor of Engineering of Civil Engineering at NMAMIT Niite

Kaivalya Kunkala

Project Associate

I was involved in conceptualization, schematic drawings, good for construction drawings, critical details, service and vendor coordination, site execution and client coordination. Good profficiency in Autocad,sketchup,Revit,Photoshop. Recognitions >My contribution to Blown Bar interior design project was published in Antarya magzine, Indian institute of Interior Designers (IIID) Bangalore Regional chapter >Awarded best thesis in Master of Environmental planning from School of Planning and Architecture New Delhi for the year 2020-2022 Thesis tilte: Integrated wetland management plan for Pulicat Ennore Wetland complex

Photography, sketching, Macrame art

Master’s in Environmental Planning from School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi Summer internship at Chennai Resilient Centre(CRC) 100 Resilient cities Bachelor’s in Architecture from BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore

Kannan R

Senior Project Engineer

Current Role : Senior Project Engineer from 2021 * Worked as a Site Engineer in Garuda Construction (2012-13) * Worked as a Engineering Associate in Central Power Research Institute (2014-2020) * Worked as a Consultant in Rural Drinkung Water & Sanitation Department, Goverment of Karnataka ( 2020-2021)

Travelling , Hearing Music , Playing Cricket

Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering from Annamalai University, Tamilnadu

Mohan K

Senior Project Engineer

B. Tech Civil Engineering at VIT University Vellore

Mohan K who is presently employed as a Senior Project Engineer in CDD India, has over 5+ years of experience in the WASH sector, specializing in Used Water management. His expertise lies in various aspects such as Project Management, Design Development, Project Implementation, Commissioning, Evaluation, and Monitoring.

I thoroughly enjoy dedicating my leisure time to playing and watching cricket and badminton. I am always enthusiastic about engaging in these sports. Going on vacations and riding is another activity that brings me immense joy. I eagerly look forward to exploring new destinations and creating lasting memories during these getaways.

B. Tech Civil Engineering at VIT University Vellore

Praveen Raje Urs

Laboratory Senior Associate

Praveen joined CDD in July 2017 and is presently working as a Laboratory Senior Associate, managing and maintaining the laboratory activities. Before joining CDD, Praveen worked at Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment as a Research Associate for 4 years.

Travelling ,Cooking ,Watching entertaining programmes ,Driving

POST GRADUATION: M.Sc Advanced Water Management – 2020-2021, Cranfield University, Bedford, UK M.Tech Environmental Engineering – 2012-2014 – B.M.S College of Engineering, Bengaluru UNDERGRADUATE: B.E Civil Engineering – 2007- 2011 – University of Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (UVCE),Bengaluru CERTIFICATIONS: Delivering effective WASH TRAINING- CAWST -Issued Nov 2018 INTERNATIONAL ENGINEERS’ TRAINING ON DECENTRALIZED WASTEWATER TREATMENT SYSTEM – CDD India – Issued Sep 2018

Raghav Kotabagi

Project Engineer

*Joined CDD India in October, 2021 as a Project Intern *Got absorbed as an employee, in 2022; now a Project Engineer

A few of the things that I enjoy doing, mentioned below *Travelling *Swimming *Playing Badminton *Cooking *Baking *As absurd as it might sound, driving around the town

*Bachelors in Civil Engineering *Interned at SECON, a GIS based organisation for a period of 2 months *Interned at Bureau Veritas, as a Non-Destructive Testing Project Intern, for a period of 3 months *Masters (M. Tech) in Environmental Sanitation and Waste Management – Gold Medalist

Yogish L

Senior Project Engineer

•Masters in technology (Construction Engineering and Management) from MS Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Bangalore •Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) •Diploma in Civil Engineering Certification Diploma in Project Planning and Management using Primavera

Yogish Lakshminarayana works as a Senior Project Engineer at CDD India since July 2017 in the Sanitation sector which also includes construction monitoring and designing of wastewater and fecal sludge treatment plants, and capacity building at the community levels towards sanitation and waste management. prior to that, he worked with Samrudh Architects & Interior Designers as a Project Engineer.

Travelling ,Cooking ,Watching entertaining programmes ,Driving

POST GRADUATION: M.Sc Advanced Water Management – 2020-2021, Cranfield University, Bedford, UK M.Tech Environmental Engineering – 2012-2014 – B.M.S College of Engineering, Bengaluru UNDERGRADUATE: B.E Civil Engineering – 2007- 2011 – University of Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (UVCE),Bengaluru CERTIFICATIONS: Delivering effective WASH TRAINING- CAWST -Issued Nov 2018 INTERNATIONAL ENGINEERS’ TRAINING ON DECENTRALIZED WASTEWATER TREATMENT SYSTEM – CDD India – Issued Sep 2018

Ramya B

Laboratory Associate

Current role: Laboratory Associate (from 2020 – present) *Involved in the analysis of water, wastewater, sludge, and soil samples for chemical and microbiological parameters. *I have participated in NABL audits, demonstrating my competency in maintaining quality standards and compliance with industry regulations.

I enjoy reading novels and spending time with my family.

Master’s and Bachelor’s in Biotechnology from Government Science College, Bangalore

Siddanagouda M Patil

Project Intern

Joined CDD in April 2022, Role: Project Intern. Research and development projects to improve the wastewater treatments. Contrubutor to SCB Project, Rambolla Project and Novozyme Baghamandala project

Playing Cricket, Online gaming, Reading Mythology Books, etc

M.tech – Environmental engineering and Management – M S Ramaiah Institute of Applied Science Bangalore. B.Tech – Civil Engineering – PES Mandya

Sourabh S Unnithan

Sr. Executive Assistant

Joined CDD in Feb 2022 Role: Project Engineer. Handling projects under sectors like Wastwater treatment, feacal sludge management, waterbody rejuvenation etc.

Travelling, Playing Cricket Spending time with family

•Masters in technology (Construction Engineering and Management) from MS Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Bangalore •Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) •Diploma in Civil Engineering Certification Diploma in Project Planning and Management using Primavera

Tanay Timblo

Associate Project Manager

Tanay Timblo is an urban and regional planner and civil engineer with more than 8.5 years of professional experience in the domain. Since 2016 he has been working with CDD Society as an Urban Planner/ Associate Project Manager in the field of water, sanitation, solid waste management and public health.

Sketching, painting, reading and spending time with family

Masters of Urban & Regional Planning (M.U.R.P) from Centre for Environmental Planning & Technology (CEPT) University Bachelors of Engineering (Civil)

Dene Godinho

Administration Associate

Dene works as an Administration Associate at CDD Isince December 2011. He has 19+ ears of experience in Administration, Customer Service. and other arears of work. Dene holds a Masters Degree in Healthcare Service Management. His role in CDD is handling Administration related work; Assisting for all Trainings, Meetings and Programmes inside and outside CDD Office; Liasioning and supporting al the staff with their work inside and outside CDD Office.

Reading books, Listening to Music.

MBA in Healthcare Service Management B.A. Sociology Diploma in Automobile Engineering Diploma in Medical Transcription

Madhwaraj S Belgaumkar

Co-ordinator Finance & Accounts

Having a vast experience consisting of 10+ years commercial / Profit making organsations and companies and 23+ years of experience in not-for-profit organisations.My Career started after joining as articled student in a Charatered Accountants firm for 3 years and continuing as Audit Incharges for next 3 years.Followed by joining as Senior Ofificer Finance and Accounts in a Manufacturing Industry heading Finance and Accounts for 3 years,later joined Pepsi Botlling and manufaturing Co. as Executive Finance and Accounts for 3.5 years, further joined as Project Accountant in Society/NGO (funding from PLAN INTERNATIONAL )called SAMUHA working in IRDP(Integrated Rural Development Project) in the area of Health, Education,Community Leadership,Micro Finance,Disability, HIV/AIDS etc covering 300+ villages for almost 10+ years, finally promoted as Central Chief Accountant and Internal Auditor overseeing almost 20+ branch and regional Accountants. Now present serving the organsation CDD Society for more than 12+ years, initially joined as Co-ordinator Finance & Accounts looking after all areas such as Accounts,finance,taxation,auditing and liasoning all consultants, bankers, advocates, vendors, auditors etc etc, now serving as Internal Auditor.

Academic and general reading and always passionate to streamline, rationalise and simplify organisation systems and procedures without crossing the limits of local laws of land and donor guidelines and safegaurding management and orgaisation interests and by minimisation risks involved through internal auditin experiences.

Chartered Accountancy (Intermediate),Bachelor of Commerce with First Class,Computer Proficiency,Tally, MS Office: Excel and Word and Power point,Personality Development Trainings,Certificate Course in an repted Training House at Bangalore in Taxation ( Income Tax, Tax Planning for employees, Excise, Service Tax, VAT, Central Sales tax, Profession Tax,) Provident Fund, Labour Laws, Advanced Excel, Payroll processing, MIS Reports, Import/Export Procedures, Banking and Accounts with Tally9.WINPACCS a Donor BORDA facilitated training Mbi at Bremen (Germany) and GST Certificate Course from MSME a training institute of Central Govt.

Manoj Kumar T

Senior Finance Associate

Working as a Senior Finance Associates in CDD from 2018 onwards.Having more than 20 years of experience in Accounting & Finance.Prior to this organisation worked different IT companies and Service industries. Experiences in the areas of Financial Accounting, Receivables & Payables Management and Inventory Accounting and audit coordination etc.

Listening to Music and watching Movies

B Com from Calicut University

Sangama Bhat

associate finance

*Joined CDD india in January 2018 as a associate finance. *Previous experience : Bremen overseas Research and development association (BORDA) 2 years as a accountant

Travelling, Watching movies, Playing Badminton

*Bachelor of commerce at Dharwad University *Certificate course in financial management and accountability ( CFMA) – Ongoing

Regi Kollithadathil Joseph

Senior Manager Finance and Accounts

Current role: Senior Manager Finance and Accounts (2012-present) I carry with me over 20 years of demonstrated success as a Finance, Operations, Supply Chain, Human Resource, and Technology leader in diverse industry and operating environments with an expansive global footprint, market, and community reach. I have extensive finance transformation and change management experience including, Finance, accounting internal controls, people management, governance, grants, contracts, and project management experience ranging from a highly unstructured to a high-end technology-driven environment.I have strategically navigated and evolved international organizations including, Consortium For DEWATS Dissemination (CDD), Ricoh India Limited, Fedina -DEWATS (FDCO), and Skypak Service Specialists Limited

Playing Chess, reading, Driving ,debates and swimming

PGCBF from IIM Tiruchirappalli MCA from NIE CFM from NIM B.com from the University of Calicut

Molly Dmello

Manager, Personnel and Administration (Support Team)

Molly comes with more than 20 years of experience in the development sector mainly in Office Administration and Personnel Management. She holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (Human Resources) and has been working in CDD since 2010. She handles a diverse range of functions in administration and personnel management functions.Molly believes that every single person has limitless potential and hopes that with her work, CDD India will become a Great Place to Work.

Master’s Degree in Business Administration (Human Resources) Bachelor of Business Management (BBM)

Master’s Degree in Business Administration (Human Resources) Bachelor of Business Management (BBM)

Subhashini DNV

Sr. Executive Assistant

I have around 18+ years of experience in secretarial, administrative & HR functions. Graduated in secretarial & office administration from Bangalore University. A keen learner, is always eager to learn new things on the professional and personal front and excel in the same. Joined CDD in July 2019 as a Sr. Executive Assistant (earlier assisted The Programs Director & currently assisting The CEO. 1. Assisting the CEO in all his day to day activities – calendar management, time management, travel, coordination, documentation, PPT’s & filing, etc., 2. Arranging internal/ external meetings, preparing & mail MOM to the concerned teams/ departments. 3. Scheduling external meetings – travelling & boarding arrangements 4. Zoho Administration – Projects, Time management, Onboarding, Reports generation, etc., 5. Online Meetings Administration – Zoom Accounts Management 6. Shared Drives – update drives project wise 7. Library In-charge – Maintaining all books categorically, update the same, record of issues/return of the books 8. Update CDD Organogram – as & when needed

My hobbies include reading-philosophical & fictional/ non fictional books. Watching talk shows & interviews. I also enjoy travelling, cooking, experimenting with new recipes.

1. B.Com., (through correspondence), Bangalore University, Bangalore. 2. Diploma In Secretarial Practice/ Modern Office Practice, Bangalore University.