Eram is a proprietor of Chaudhary Chappal Factory, a national footwear brand headquartered in Kanpur. He previously served as a Director in Chaudhary Chappals. A veteran in the leather and footwear industry, Eram is a sector specialist with over 30 years to his credit. He has served as Chairman of the Board for 20 years. Under his guidance, the organisation achieved the distinction of being recognised by the Planning Commission as a pioneer in the field of healthcare in Uttar Pradesh. Eram holds a Bachelors degree in Commerce from Kanpur University.
Harbansh Singh Sengar
A fellow cofounder of Lokarpan, Harbansh currently holds the office of Manager at the Kith n Kin School. He began his career working on the Community Development Programme funded by Canadian International Development Agency in Gwalior. For over 19 years he has worked with Lokarpan's 70 plus partners in the field of healthcare and microfinance. Harbansh was instrumental in providing over 10000 women health coverage through our corporate partners at Birla Sunlife Insurance. He also worked as the lead for Lokarpan's marquee microfinance project with HDFC Bank- financing over 10 million INR to our women SHGs.
Rohit is the Managing Director of Sengar's Agro Farm. He cofounded Lokarpan in 1996 and worked as a Treasurer for the organisation till 2015. He previously served as the Counterpart for CRS under the USAID PL 480 Programme- managing more than 70 partner funds, stocks and assets for India. Rohit has worked in close coordination with the MOC, the Dalai Laama Foundation and the UK Government’s Department for International Development. Rohit has worked as a consultant for various organisations including CRS South Asia, specialising in the field of agriculture. Rohit is also the Manager of Narain Inter College, one of India's oldest educational institutions. He holds a Bachelors degree in Commerce from Kanpur University.
Durgesh is a Founder Member of Lokarpan. He is a Partner at R.K. Parmarthi and Company. He is a SightFirst chairperson at Lions International club. He is also a Member of the Gyanchandra Samiti- an organisation dedicated to managing and building old age homes. He previously served as the Executive Member of the Kanpur Income Tax Bar Association, and the District Governor at the Alliance Club International. Durgesh received his Bachelors in Law from Kanpur University, and qualified as a Chartered Account from ICAI.
Shivpratap is a founding member of Lokarpan. He started his career as the Administrative Officer at Narain Inter College. He currently serves as the Editor of Baha'i Jeevan, an India monthly publication in circulation for over 45 years. An expert in linguistics, Shivpratap has translated over 30 books for the Baha'i Publication Trust of India.
Shradha was the Deputy Managing Director at L'Opera, one of the leading establishments in the food and beverage industry in Delhi and Gurgaon. Under her leadership, the company has won over 5 Times Food Awards, the HT City Vir Sanghvi Award, the Food and Grocery Excellence Awards and the Les Amis d’Escoffier award for culinary excellence. She is a recipient of the Corporate Excellence Award by the World Marketing Congress. Shradha also served as a Business Development and Knowledge Management specialist at AZB & Partners, India's premier corporate law firm - working as a liaison officer between the Firm and Clifford Chance LLP. Previously, she served over 16 years at the Baha'i World Center in Haifa, Israel as the Executive Secretary to the Council Chamber. Shradha received a Bachelor's degree in Philosophy(Honours) from Lady Shri Ram College and graduated as a Bachelors in Law from Kanpur University.
Suresh Chandra Shukla
Suresh is an alumni of Kanpur University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree. He got his start as a Manager of Sengar's Agro Farm, overseeing broiler production of over 7 million birds. With over 22 years of experience, Suresh is a prodigy in the field of animal husbandry and agriculture.