Malvika Dwivedi

Malvika is a part of the Transformative Advisory Team in Mumbai.

She has over 4 years of experience in the development sector. She worked at Pratham, as a Regional Coordinator for Pratham’s skill development programme, monitoring progress of trainees placed in jobs (with specific focus on migrants). She has also worked at an early-stage social enterprise, where she focused on building the organisation’s strategy with the objective to deliver skills of the future. At Sattva she has worked across various types of projects including – research on integrating women in the value chain, organisation building for a large-scale child right’s organisation, and programme design and management for CSR clients. She is committed to fixing systems and building stronger systems — be it strengthening an organisation so that it can scale effectively or figuring out a way to bring women entrepreneurs into the mainstream.

Malvika has a Masters in Development Practice from Tata Institute of Social Sciences.

Kanika Kandoi

Kanika is part of the Consulting Services team in Mumbai, supporting the team in the different project phases – problem definition, effort estimation, diagnosis, solution generation, design and deployment.

Prior to Sattva, she worked at a Foundation on livelihood projects and impact evaluation studies. She has also worked in the education sector at a non- profit think-tank, leading the conceptualisation and designing of a survey for budget private schools in New Delhi. At Sattva she has worked on designing and implementing a Collective Impact Initiative on Future Focused Skill Development for a large family trust. She has also diagnosed a pan-India NGO to re-design the structure, people, process and systems to enable organisational scale and programmatic effectiveness.

Kanika holds a Bachelors Degree (Economics) from Delhi University and Masters degree (Economics) from University College London.

Pawan Kumar

Pawan leads key Consulting Services engagements in the Mumbai region, working with CSR, CSO, Foundations and Social Enterprises across Strategy, Capacity Building, Assessment and Programme Management projects.

He has over 8 years of experience in private and development sectors. Before Sattva he worked in Analytics. His experience in the development sector focuses on harnessing and developing new skills to work on solving complex social issues. He is committed to working with CSOs to address social problems on the ground at scale.

Pawan is an MBA from VTU.

Mohana Rajan

Mohana Rajan is part of the Consulting Services team in Mumbai.

Prior to Sattva she has worked in the corporate as well as development sectors and as a Legislative Assistant to Mr. Jyotiraditya Scindia. She has worked with Foundations, Philanthropists, Corporate CSR and Non-profits in the areas of skill development, healthcare and children with special needs. She is passionate about gender equality and is keen to look into innovative models that can emulate corporate success in the development sector.

Mohana is a mechanical engineer from NITK Surathkal and a graduate of IIM Bangalore.

Minu Sagar

Minu leads Consulting Services (Implementation) initiatives in Bangalore, building capability of NGOs and similar organisations to enable them to multiply their impact on ground in a large scale, sustainable manner.

She started her career as a software development consultant with IBM and SAP. She then went on to do a Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management with Institute of Rural Management (IRMA). She then joined Coconut Development Board (CDB) as a consultant, working on capability building, training, establishing systems and processes, and monitoring and evaluation.

At Sattva she has worked with CSRs to design, implement and monitor flagship programmes.  She has worked with NGOs to define their overall strategy, build organisational and programmatic capabilities as well as support with fundraising strategy.

Minu is an engineering graduate from College of Engineering Trivandrum and has a Post Graduate degree in rural management from Institute of Rural Management (IRMA), Anand.

Abhishek Modi

Abhishek works with the Products team and Corporate Planning team at Sattva.

Before Sattva he worked as a freelancer for web content, search engine optimisation and social media marketing, gaining valuable business experience. He then joined Piramal Foundation’s Gandhi Fellowship Program where he worked on government school principals on their leadership capabilities. He also worked closely with teachers of 21st century teaching pedagogy practices and taught classes in government schools. He was actively involved in evolving examination practices in 200 primary government schools, working actively with the block panchayats and headmaster councils. At Sattva he has worked in the Consulting Services team on designing and managing CSR programmes.

Abhishek has a Bachelors’ in Commerce (Hons) – Accounts and Finance.

Manasi Parvatikar

Manasi leads key client engagements in Africa and Southeast Asia for Sattva’s international business unit, working with social enterprises, funders and donors that are working in the intersection of food security, climate change and gender inclusion in Africa and South-East Asia.

Prior to Sattva, Manasi was an Analyst and Engagement Manager, working on Market Entry Strategy​, Strategic Sales and Channels Planning, Business Modelling, Marketing Ecosystem Planning and more. She has also co-authored reports on topics related to Indian small and medium businesses – operational challenges and opportunities and India IT Report Card – Implications of federal budget. At Sattva she has worked with key CSR clients in helping develop national strategies around waste and water management. She has further helped developed programmes around marine waste management and integrated village watershed development.

Manasi is a Mathematics graduate from the University of Delhi.

Jai Warrier

Jai Warrier works with Foundations to implement their social initiatives.

During his time at Sattva, his interest has led him towards Sustainability – inside and outside the workplace. He has also run Employee Volunteering programmes for Sattva’s clients. He is keen on using his critical thinking skills to understand the various intertwined factors that make up our society to deconstruct, understand and solve problems that societies face today.

Jai is a graduate of Durham University with a BA (Hons) in Sociology.

Sonam Angmo

Sonam is currently part of the Consulting Services team at Sattva.

Her experience in the development sector has spanned a wide range of themes such as Maternal Healthcare, Adolescent girls’ Hygiene & Sanitation, Malnutrition in Children, Farm based livelihood project for SHG women, assessments, social audits and sustainable livelihoods. She is passionate about optimal use of natural resources, and about waste management and water saving methods.

Sonam is a graduate from Delhi University and has a Post Graduation in Rural Management from Institute of Rural Management (IRMA), Anand.

Sulagna Datta

Sulagna is an Engagement Manager with the Consulting Services team. Sulagna leads large scale implementation of projects with a focus on Education Technology and grantee management.

Prior to Sattva, Sulagna was an investment research analyst at Goldman Sachs, in the automotive sector. But she was always involved with the development space. She interned with Teach for India and was also a curriculum adviser for a Bangalore based Ed-tech start-up called VChalk. In 2016, her team was one of 6 finalists out of 900 applicants globally to be invited to Washington, D.C to present a paper at the World Bank.

Sulagna holds an MBA from IIM Kozhikode, a B.E. from I.C.T, Mumbai, and a Graduate Certificate in Public Policy from Takshashila.