Shelly is a development professional with 26 years of social development and management experience with local and global agencies. Experienced in conceptualizing and developing strategic plans, inclusive social policy, initiating sustainable livelihoods, ensuring inclusive market development, working with Government and village communities.
Gokul is a finance and administration specialist with 20 years of finance and compliance management experience. He has experience in working with various leading International and National Agencies at Finance & Administration head positions. He holds strong experience in finance management and statutory compliance related matters. He mingles his skills in managing grants funds which requires an analytical skill along with bonding between the technical and financial aspects of the programs.
Mlinda Charitable Trust was established by a Trust Deed under Indian Trusts Act in West Bengal in March 2012. It’s Trustees are Mr. Damodar Pandharinath Vaidya, Mr. Arvind Dubash and Mrs. Tanya Dubash.
Damodar Vaidya heads the Direct Tax Practice and IPR Practice in Engineering at Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan, Attorneys in Pune. He is enrolled as a member of the Bar Council of Delhi. He has over 40 years experience in handling technology, business, and law and on developing IPR strategy and developing best practices to protect IP Rights. Damodar is a Graduate in Mechanical Engineering from NIT, Nagpur and a Postgraduate in Business Management from Pune University.
Tanya Dubash serves as the Executive Director and Chief Brand Officer of Godrej Industries Ltd. and is responsible for the Godrej Group’s brand and communications function, including guiding the Godrej Masterbrand. She is a Director on the Board of Godrej Industries, Godrej Consumer Products and Godrej Agrovet. Tanya is an A.B. (cum laude) in Economics & Political Science from Brown university, USA, and an alumna of Harvard Business School.