OUR TEAM

At empower pragati we have a dynamic team of individuals who bring to the table varied perspectives, creativity, energy and enthusiasm. People who work at our orgnization come from a range of backgrounds and disciplines and are graduates from some of the premier colleges in the country

Our team is headed by able and experienced leadership that comes with a wide body of work and practice in both the corporate world and the social sector.

Rajiv Sharma

Our Managing Director  and founder heads the operations, strategy and finance wings of the organisation. With a law degree from Delhi University and an MBA in business management from FMS, Delhi; he went on to senior management positions at Kodak and HCL and was the CEO of Airtel. 
 
Sensing a considerable lack of skilled people in the job market, he left a long and successful corporate career in order to mould Empower Pragati into what it is today.  

Jagganath Rao

Our Director and co founder is a qualified mechanical engineer who also holds an MBA degree from IIM, Bagalore. Having been a senior manager with companies such as TVS Electronics, BPL and ICICI group; he now handles all technology and management information services at our organisation.
 

Pritha Dutt

Our Director handles all the training, HR, marketing and communications functions for the organisation. An XLRI, Jamshedpur graduate; she has also worked extensively in both the corporate and social sectors with organisations such as Oberoi Hotels, ICI Paints, Airtel and Feedback Ventures. 
With a passion in the fields of learning and development, she continues to drive Empower Pragati forward.

K B Rajendran

Our Director responsible for all collaborations and partnerships. He holds a B. Tech from NIT, Calicut and an MBA from XLRI, Jamshedpur. He has been a member of the leadership team at companies such as Airtel, Essar, Reliance Communications and Dimension Data. He also had active involvement in E-Governance initiatives and cloud adoption at Central Government, State Government and Municipality levels.

Harsh Kaul

He is the director at Empower Pragati and plays a crucial mentorship role within the organization.
 
He brings to the organisation a great deal of leadership experience. Harsh retired from SIDBI as country head and chief genral manager in march 2015 after working with the company for more than 2 decades.