Soni Shrivastav, Principal Advisor to Founder
Soni is a distinguished and experienced corporate professional with exposure in industries like Media, Hospitality, Manufacturing, Automobiles, Services, Renewable Energy etc. She has been associated with 'Svayam' since 2015.
Soni has spearheaded 3 NGOs as President, and is a skilled communicator and executor. She is former Vice President IPS Wives’ Welfare Association and past President, Allahabad University Psychology Department. Soni is the recipient of ‘Super Achiever Award’ 2012 and of the ‘Distinguished Woman Achiever Award 2013’.
Aparna Banerjee , Director
Aparna is a qualified and experienced communications and CSR professional with over 18 years of relevant work experience in the social and corporate sectors. She is proficient in strategizing communication and CSR initiatives that have lasting impacts. Prior to joining Svayam, she headed Communications for the German bilateral agency in India.
She has worked with a leading donor agency in health and democratic governance, with an NGO in education and also for many years in an advertising agency working for several blue chip corporate clients. She is an avid reader and is passionate about the cause of animal welfare. She speaks several Indian languages and German.