Highly Experienced and Qualified Founders with an Exceptionally Talented, Mature, and Storm Weathered Team. A Winning blend of Professionals across Finance, Social, Technology, Operations, Compliance, and Delivery Domains.

Dr. Subramanya Kusnur

  • Next Generation Social Entrepreneur, Founder – AquaKraft
  • Over 30 years’ experience across BFSI & Social Sector
  • Strong Stakeholder relationships
  • Sustainability Influencer & Green Crusader
  • Recognized as Influential Leaders of New India, 2021 by CNN News 18

C. Sridhar

  • Senior Banking, Fund Management & Financial Markets Professional with over 38 years’ experience
  • Played an integral role in shaping AquaKraft over the last 8 years
  • Developed a self-regulatory & governance mechanism for AquaKraft as a Social Enterprise Specialist in Solutions & Strategy

Dr. Krishna Kulkarni

  • BE (Chem.Engg), M Tech (Chem.Engg) – NITK Suratkal, Ph.D. Geology, Karnataka University
  • Published Papers in National & International Journals
  • Specialization in Accreditations, QA /QC, R&D Programs
  • Super Specialization in Water Quality & Mitigation (Treatment Methods)

Dr. Avinash Kadam

  • M Tech in Environmental Science & Engineering, IIT Bombay
  • Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, IIT Bombay Subject matter specialist in Water & Wastewater
  • Super specialization in Water Treatment for Special Contaminants removal

Pooja Kumari

  • B.Tech (Chem. Engg), IIT Roorkee – Silver Medalist, CFA Level 2
  • 6 years of experience across Fund Management, CSR Consulting, Drinking Water & Sanitation programs
  • Specialization in need assessment, impact measurement, monitoring & evaluation
  • Strong Leadership Skills, National Level Basketball player

Dr. Malvika Neeraj

  • MBBS -Seth G. S. Medical College and K.E.M. Hospital, Mumbai, MBA (Pharmaceutical Management)- NMIMS, Mumbai
  • Doctor turned Social Entrepreneur
  • Innovated & Implemented “Gully Clinic” for accessible and affordable health care to the marginalised sections of the society
  • Public Health Lead at AquaKraft

Adheesh Borkar

  • Defi market operations -legal & compliance -public policy & corporate affairs
  • stakeholder management

Vinay Rao

  • B.Tech ( Mechanical Engineering), MDes, Industrial design- IIT Delhi.
  • Award winning designer and Entrepreneur
  • founder and director Bang design

Pratibha Vichare
Aqukraft Team addition

  • CS Professional with LLB ( 3 Years) having a 17 years experience as a practicing Company Secretary.

Shravan Shetty
Aqukraft Team

  • Web 3.0 evangelist.
  • Climate fellowProduct design, engineering and management.

Arvind Updhyay
Consultant - Finance and Accounts

Saachien Maney
Operation Head

Pramod Satpute
Field Executive

Sachin Raundhal
Field Executive

Vikas Jadhav
Field Executive

Prashant Khedekar

Advisory Team


  • Former Secretary to Govt. of India
  • Instrumental in framing the CSR law in 2013
  • Father of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in India.
  • Former DG & CEO – Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs


  • Senior Advisor of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT)
  • Chairperson of the Joint Advisory Committee, which advises UN offices at Nairobi (UNON) on administrative issues
  • Member of Global Leadership Council of Global Peace Foundation


  • India’s first Professor of Geopolitics, Vice-Chair of the Manipal Advanced Research Group and UNESCO Peace Chair at the Department of Geopolitics and International Relations at Manipal University, India.
  • Editorial Director of The Sunday Guardian and NewsX
  • Expert on religious extremism, national security, foreign policy and political strategy


  • Certified Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder centred Coach and member of MG100 India
  • Empanelled member of Federation of Integrated Conflict Management & The Mediation and Conciliation Network as Conciliator, Arbitrator, Ombudsman
  • Associated in Top Leadership roles with Global Organisations like Deloitte, Mahindra Engineering Services, Geometric, Mastek and many others.

Ramanan R

Strategy Advisor and Consultant Areas: Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Education, Skill Development, Global Business Development, CSR, Sustainability For: Government entities, Corporates, Startups, Incubators, NGOs

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