India as a country of responsible citizens dedicated towards its perpetual development through their local on ground efforts.
To become an enabler among citizens and development organisations to proliferate the culture of community service in India.
Pankaj is a Chartered Accountant (CA) and US Certified Public Accountant (CPA). He holds an experience of 8 years in Finance, Global Taxation, Project Management & Technology enablement in his association with US technology companies and World Big 4 Consulting firm. He advises Team Contree on strategic matters related to Vision, Business model, marketing and pricing strategy.
Archana is an Agriculture graduate with specialisation in Food Technology, and a postgraduate in Social Entrepreneurship from TISS, Mumbai. In her 12 years of development sector experience working with Tata Trusts, BASIX, BIAF in both rural and urban geographies, she has worked on projects related to women empowerment, rural livelihood, microfinance, women entrepreneurship and migration. She advises Team Contree on Entrepreneurship, Networking and Organisation Management.
Ravi is a civil engineering graduate who has been working in the field of education for 3 years. He is a Quora Top Writer and a content creator, curator in the field of competitive exams. He swears by sustainable living, aesthetics and volunteerism. A former team member, he advises Team Contree on Communication, Content and Social Innovation.
Currently working in Visa, as Senior Software Engineer. I have total experience of 7+ years in industry including development and testing of small and large scale distributed Enterprise Applications. I have worked in IT companies of all scale, including niche startups to tech giants like IBM and Visa.So far, I have worked on various tools and technologies of Mobile and Web and proficient in applications built on Ruby on Rails and Java.
Nalin is a practicing Chartered Accountant having 25 years of experience in the accounting, audit and taxation. Nalin strongly believes in "Can Achieve" approach and values human potential to reach excellence. He is a foodie and loves cooking , an avid reader and likes travelling. Nalin wishes to contribute towards providing meaningful Education to rural youth for generation of employment and rural development.
Founder & Chief Executive
Rohit founded Contree with the belief that Indians can collectively bring out huge on-ground social development by their smaller yet consistent active contributions if facilitated with a hassle free medium. He has worked in the capacity of Zonal Manager for Skill India Mission. He holds a degree in Regulatory Governance from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. He is an ardent fan of Rafael Nadal and loves to explore diverse aspects of human potential.
Gaurav believes that essential development progress can be made by ensuring proper education and holistic development of children. He strives to insititutionalize systemic designs and build organizational culture. He holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Rural Management from Institute of Rural Management, Anand. He has extensive experience in networking, community outreach, educating children and on-field operations.He sings occasionally and in his free time can be seen facilitating people to overcome their fear of driving .
Sr. Associate, Collabortaions
Bhumika believes that it is important to practice what we speak as this will help in bringing change around us. As an India Fellow, she worked on women empowerment in Kotra Block, Udaipur for Seva Mandir. She is a commerce graduate. Her personal interests include gardening, singing, DIY craft and article reading.
Sr. Associate, R&D
Ajay believes that people want to do lot of things for society provided they have requisite support and resources at hand. Ajay has a design perspective that he attributes to his experience in computer aided design. A mechanical engineer by training, he sees Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam and Elon Musk as his constant guiding lights.
Sr. Associate, Operations
Navratan is a socially evolved person and believes in philanthropy. He loves to serve the needy. He is a mechanical engineering graduate. He is the founder of Forever Foundation. He has earlier worked as CRM support at CarDekho.com and managerial positions at FinanceMeNow.in and Bajaj Finserv.
Sr. Associate, Operations
Akshay is a Team Player. He quickly adapts to changing environment and is always keen on learning new. A cool temperament helps him become a multi-tasker. He is a science graduate from University of Rajasthan, Jaipur and has 3 years of field operation experience. He has earlier worked with Rebaad and Leesha Studios
Gaurav Singh is passionate about voluntering. He finds it as a way of life. In his previous venture, Rebaad, he used to tinker with junk to create utility products. He has also worked with Leesha Studios. A near perfectioninst in moon-walk, he loves to meet new people.