Our People - Centre For Transforming India (CFTI)

Centre For Transforming India (CFTI)

Mrs. Chitralekha Patil

Chairperson

Chitralekha Patil is Chairperson of CFTI and Director of PNP Group. She is an educationalist. She is actively involved in the day to day functioning of the organisation with a keen focus on its clean educational programs & the women empowerment schemes.

She has a hands-on approach to each & every aspect of CFTI & continues to inspire the entire team with her zeal & commitment.

Besides CFTI she is an active social worker for many causes which has been entrusted to her by the PNP Group.

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Samya Rajendra Korde

Trustee

Samya is a student and she has a great inclination towards social work. Through her various groups she is actively working in India's largest slum area "Dharavi".  She is continuously working for the upliftment of slum areas in Mumbai.

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Advocate Sachin Joshi

Legal Advisor

Advocate Sachin Joshi is on the panel of CFTI since the days of its inception. A distinguished lawyer with a career spanning over 22 years Advocate Sachin Joshi is the legal advisor for RDCC Bank, Raigad Zilla Parishad & various nationalized banks & insurance companies. He is a director of Alibaug Co-Operative Urban bank.

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Ar. Reshma Sejpal

Trustee

Reshma Sejpal is the principal architect at Sejpal associates, a 16 year old architecture firm. She has also been a honorary professor at JJ School of Architecture, Mumbai university, Garodia School of Professional Studies and has been conducting art/design seminars in design and catering colleges. Teaching is her passion.

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Mr. Shubhankar Takle

Trustee

Shubhankar Takle is a mechanical engineering graduate (BSME '17) from Purdue University, USA. He has experience working in both manufacturing and research roles in India and the USA. He is currently a Director at Takle Jewellers Pvt. Ltd.

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Mr. Haider Soomar

Honorary Trustee

He is young, dynamic business man. His contribution in social work, rural education is commendable. He has vast experience in the field of economic management.

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Tannisha Avarrsekar, AKC

Honorary Trustee

Tannisha Avarrsekar is the Founder, CEO & Editor-in-Chief of Lokatantra.in, a social enterprise that works towards increasing political awareness and social consciousness in Indian youth. She is a graduate in English & Politics from King's College London, where she also sits on the Board of elected Associates. Miss Avarrsekar is a well-respected consultant in the field of Political Strategy & Communications and also the author of two critically acclaimed books.