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Trustees

Prakash RaoSri Prakash Rao

Position: Chairman of Board of Trustee
Role: Governance
Academic Qualification: Graduate with several Banking / Management qualifications
Other/ Past positions:

  • General Manager of Syndicate Bank, with more than 40 years of banking (national and international) experience including rural finance and development.
  • Chairman of Sanjeev Rao Memorial Education Trust, imparting inclusive education in interior Karnataka.

 

VNSSri Vivekanand N Salimath

Position: Managing Trustee
Role: Governance & Management
Academic Qualification: M.Sc. (Agri), Banking / Management qualifications
Other/ Past positions:

  • Chairman, IDF- FSPL
  • Director, Synergy to Solutions & Gramya TS Pvt Ltd
  • Treasurer, Sa-Dhan
  • Vice President, AKMI
  • Former Executive Director, RUDSETI & Rural Developmental Banker of Syndicate Bank

 

TVSSri TV Srikantha Shenoy

Position: Executive Trustee
Role: Governance & Management (Fund raising, Project Design, Innovations)
Academic Qualification: M.Sc. (Agri), Banking / Management qualifications
Other/ Past positions:

  • Farmer
  • Managing Director, Synergy to Solutions
  • Director, IDF FSPL & Gramya TS Pvt Ltd
  • India Member, Hivos Knowledge Programme on Small Producers Agency
  • Chief Mentor, Karnataka Farmers Resource Centre – an SLBC initiative
  • Former Founder Secretary, Syndicate Institutes of Rural Development; Director, RUDSETI& Rural Developmental Banker of Syndicate Bank

 

SM HebbalSri Hebbal SM

Position: Executive Trustee
Role: Governance & Management (Value Chains, Cluster Development, Group Enterprises)
Academic Qualification: M.Sc. (Agri), Banking / Management qualifications
Other/ Past positions:

  • Farmer
  • Chairman, Gramya TS Pvt Ltd
  • Director, Synergy to Solutions
  • Former Director, RUDSETI& Rural Developmental Banker of Syndicate Bank

 

GMDSri Deshpande GM

Position: Executive Trustee
Role: Governance & Management (Women Entrepreneurship, Counselling, Networks)
Academic Qualification: B.Sc., Banking / Management qualifications
Other/ Past positions:

  • Director, Gramya TS Pvt Ltd & Synergy to Solutions
  • Former Director, Rural Development Banker of Syndicate Bank

 

 

NMPSri N M Patil

Position: Executive Trustee
Role: Governance & Management (Projects of North Karnataka)
Academic Qualification: M.Sc.(Agri), CAIIB, Banking / Management qualifications
Other/ Past positions:

  • Managing Director, IDF Financial Services Pvt Ltd
  • Former Director, RUDSETI, officer of Syndicate Bank holding different positions including Lead District Manager;