Executive Director

The Executive Director (ED) is the key management leader appointed by the Managing Committee of Sangath. The Executive Director is responsible to develop and implement strategic plans for the organisation and to also lead the development and implementation of effective management systems. The Executive Director serve as an ex-officio member of the Managing Committee and a permanent member of the Senior Management Team.

Currently, Pinaki Ranjan Mitra is on this role. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from University of Calcutta and Master’s degrees awarded by JNU (New Delhi) & Indian Institute of Management (Ahmedabad). He was a Regional Commissioner at EPFO, Ministry of Labour, Govt. of India. After leaving government service, he has worked in corporate entities and in not-for-profit sector in different roles,such as, CEO,COO & Head of Operations. He possesses expertise & experience in social protection, financial services,investment, grant-making and capacity-building of socially responsible institutions.

Pinaki Mitra’s articles and research papers have been published by FICCI (Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry) & the London-based Commonwealth Secretariat. He has assisted socially motivated start-up enterprises in different domains and based in different countries as a reviewer and mentor for Washington DC-based The Mentor Capital Network.

Pinaki Mitra is also a multiple award winning photographer, and his works have been exhibited and published in India and in other countries.

Pinaki Mitra-photo