Full Time Staff

K. Satheesh Kumar

CEO & Co-founder, ISRF

Satheesh is one of the few professionals who could straddle both development and corporate sectors. A passionate advocate of social transformation, Satheesh is also an entrepreneur who enjoys bagging and delivering big-ticket projects. He has more than 25 years of experience in the Development Sector in India and abroad.

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Mythili Padmanabhan

CFO, Co-founder

It was passion for social development that made Mythili to quit a lucrative career in the booming software sector and join the rough and tumble of social development entrepreneurship. She brings her domestic and international experience in Information Technology industry to add an edge to ISRF’s project and data management competencies.

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Dr. A. V. Senthil

Organizational Strategy Development Expert

A quintessential corporate management professional, Dr A.V. Senthil specializes in designing and executing largescale CSR and CSV projects. He leverages his corporate experience in number crunching and metrics relating to sustainability, efficiency and return on investment in designing and deploying projects with social objectives.

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Prasanna Kannan

Head – Operations

At ISRF, Prasanna is a man who wears many hats and is the go-to person for everyone. As Head of Operations, he has developed an uncanny knack of juggling multiple tasks and meeting demands of different verticals.

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Paresh Prasad

Regional Head – Research, North India

Paresh for some is the face of ISRF in North India. His academic bent of mind and ability to liaison with stakeholders makes him the perfect choice to support ISRF’s research projects in North India.

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Dr. R. Chandrasekaran

Statistical Expert

He is the “guru” everyone would like to be mentored by. At ISRF, his expertise in high-end statistical design and analysis of large scale data using latest software such as SPSS and STRATA is felt in all major and complex projects.

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J. John Kennedy

Specialist – Public Health

John Kennedy provides fresh, grassroots level perspectives to project design and implementation. Hailing from a very humble background from a remote village in one the most backward districts, Dharmapuri, of Tamil Nadu, India, John is passionate about public health.

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Dr. J. D. Noble

Child Welfare Specialist

He has been a development worker for the past twenty five years. A Graduate in Law, Dr. Noble has done his Doctorate in Child Labour and has had long career with World Vision and CCF-India.

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R. Mohan

Consultant – Research and Publication

A communication and development professional, R. Mohan has been a journalist for over two decades. He has worked with national media houses in many cities. He has been involved with the development sector and has experience in working with projects

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