Board Of Directors

Amod K. Kanth

Chairman, DWSSC

Mr. Amod K. Kanth (Retired IPS, DGP) a social entrepreneur, an institutional development expert, and a former- highly compassionate and incisive leader in pro-active and innovative governance both in the voluntary sector and the government, the founder General Secretary of national level NGO ‘Prayas JAC Society’, is presently functioning as both Chairperson and CEO of DWSSC. Having 34 – year of outstanding police career, 3 – year chairman of Child Rights Commission, Mr. Kanth leads Prayas in 9 States with 242 Centers, over 700 employees and nearly 50000 beneficiaries including deprived children, women (including domestic help) and youth.

Sushil Ramola

Director, DWSSC

Sushil Ramola , an engineer and  IIM, Ahmedabad alumnus, is a social entrepreneur, co-founder and currently Chairman of B-ABLE (BASIX Academy for Building Lifelong Employability Ltd.), which was set up in 2009 in partnership with BASIX, the pioneering microfinance and livelihood promotion organisation. B-ABLE became the first company to partner with NSDC.  Was earlier CEO of SRF Limited and led manufacturing and services businesses for the group in both India and overseas. Is on the boards of well known civil society organisations such as Blind Relief Association, Integrated Mountain Initiative, SRF Foundation and a few educational institutions, for the last 20 years. Was also the founding President of ASTP.

Rajiv Sharma

Director, DWSSC

Rajiv Sharma, Founder & Managing Director-Empower Pragati Vocational & Staffing Pvt Ltd, is a Management Graduate from Faculty of Management studies and Law graduate from Delhi University, Rajiv has over 25+ years of work experience with organizations such as HCL and Airtel amongst others. While at Airtel, Rajiv was the CEO of the Enterprise Business which was the largest and most profitable business of the Bharti Group. Rajiv led high value and high performance teams in his corporate life. He has been a turnaround specialist, scaling up business with excellent financial acumen.

Murali Naidu

Director, DWSSC

Murali, a committed entrepreneur, mentor, orator, angel investor and start-up evangelist is the Chairman & MD of Volksy Technologies Pvt. Ltd (earlier known as GDH Workforce Pvt. Ltd.), a private sector enterprise creating the workforce the world needs. He is Past President of TiE Hyderabad, an organisation for fostering entrepreneurs through mentoring, networking and imparting education and Member on the board of Identis Solutions, Violet Street and MyLabYogi. He provides leadership to TiE Global & Volksy Technologies Pvt. Ltd and focuses on its growth strategy, finances, risk management and compliance.