Our board

Our board

Biranchi Upadhyaya | VSO India Trust

Biranchi Upadhyaya
Managing Trustee

Biranchi Upadhyaya is a development strategist, having worked in the social sector for over 15 years. Presently, the Regional Director at Hivos Regional Office Southeast Asia, Biranchi specialises in enhancing organisational performance and supports VSO India in strategic decision making.

Arun Muttreja | VSO India Trust

Arun Muttreja

Arun Muttreja is a former country director of VSO India and Head of the Global Systems and Integration Unit at Save the Children, UK. His core areas of expertise include global programme management, operational transitioning and financial planning.

Vikas Goswami | VSO India Trust

Vikas Goswami

Vikas has been working in the development sector for 25 years, of which the last 18 have been in the field of corporate social responsibility. In her past roles, she was heading portfolio at Indus Towers Limited, the largest telecommunications infrastructure company in the world. She has also worked at Microsoft in India, as Director of CSR, for five years.

C Balaji Singh | VSO India Trust

C. Balaji Singh

Mr. C. Balaji Singh is a Disaster Risk Reduction and Project Management expert with 28 years of experience in marketing, sales and social development. Currently he is associated with South Asia for U.S. Forest Service International Programmes and Care Today Fund of India Today Group. 

Anjali Sen | VSO India Trust

Anjali Sen

Anjali Sen is the Regional Director for South Asia at the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), the world’s foremost voluntary, non governmental global service provider and a leading advocate of sexual and reproductive health and rights.  Prior to joining IPPF, Anjali was a senior Indian civil servant for more than 25 years where she has served in various leadership positions. She has been an international board member of VSO International since 2011. 

Dr. Paritosh Basu

Dr. Paritosh C. Basu has served the corporate world for about thirty-four years. He was the Group Controller of Essar Group till June 2013, preceded by the CFO of Reliance Communications Ltd. till August 2008. Presently, he is a full time Senior Professor at the NMIMS University School of Business Management, Mumbai and also engaged in several research and consulting activities.