th floor, Sitara Towers,
Sri Nara Chandrababu Naidu Colony,
Benz Circle, Vijayawada
Andhra Pradesh, India-520010 .
Dr B. Gangaiah, currently Member Secretary of AP Planning Board is an Indian Economic Service(IES) Officer
of 1980 batch. He has a PhD in Economics and an M. Phil in International Studies from Jawaharlal
Nehru University, New Delhi. During his career he worked in several Government of India Ministries
of Agriculture, Industries(SME), Rural Development, Urban Development and Planning Commission in
various capacities. He also worked on deputation with DFID and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
funded health projects in India. He worked with the Futures Group International a US based Think
Tank on Health Economics during his deputation outside the Government.
Over 15 years in various corporate roles ranging from providing investment advisory to institutional
clients as an equity analyst (8 years), to building strategic partnerships as a business development
Over 30 years of versatile experience in Government services in various capacities.
Graduate of ISB Hyderabad & IIT Roorkee, has about 3 years of cross-functional experience as an Architect
and a Sustainability Consultant. He has experience in strategic consulting in Sustainability, Corporate
Social Responsibility, Business Responsibility, Climate change and Emission management across various
He began his career as an academician, having 27 years of experience in academics, Government, Profits
and Non-profits, International Development Agencies, actively contributing for sustainable social
development towards building sustainable communities. He has rendered his services to Central and
state governments, WORLD BANK, UNICEF, UNDP, ILO, UNFCCC, CARE INDIA & NGOs in India and abroad.
His core expertise includes-Social Impact Assessments-SIA, Social Risk Mitigation-SRM, Social Research,
livelihoods. He has managed promotion of high impact Social Enterprises, facilitating Business Social
Responsibility (BR) among SME's within industrial clusters. Dr. Krishnaiah, was awarded, Ph.D is
on International Relations and Politics-women in Indian politics. And completed M. Phil and MA from
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He has published books and development strategy papers on
poverty, sustainable livelihoods, WASH and women empowerment.
A development professional with over 18 years of experience in rural development sector in the areas
of Capacity Building, institutional development and microfinance. Worked in diversified environment
and has significant experience in monitoring, managing and supporting partners in programme implementation
in the Government programmes involving Farmers Organisations and SHG federations.
Seasoned social marketing executive, with over 12 years experience in the development sector
Committed development professional with 10+ years of experience in the development sector, especially
in the areas of planning, program management, Monitoring & Evaluation, Management Information System
and technical support functions at state & district levels. Experience of working on development
projects with GFATM, DFID, CDC, USAID, World Vision, TISS, NACO, CHAI, TBAI and India HIV/AIDS Alliance.
Proficient in MS Office (Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint), GIS Tools (Arc GIS, Epi Info & JT Maps)
A social development professional more than 04 years, Experienced in Community mobilization, Social Marketing
etc., worked with various NGO's, Social Enterprise organizations.
With more than 4 years of experience in preparing and maintaining of proper accounts (tracking and settlement
of Income tax, TDS and other related matters, updating the Bank and Cash Payments & receipt entries
on regular basis and other support matters), facilitate annual audits and other compliance matters
etc. worked with various corporate and non-corporate entities
Over 9 years of Professional Experience, Specialised in Project Coordination includes Preparation of
Comprehensive action plans, including resources, timeframes and budgets for projects. Performing
various coordinating tasks, like schedule and risk management, along with administrative duties,
like maintaining project documentation and handling financial queries. Having excellent time management
and communication skills, collaborating with clients and internal teams to deliver results on time.
IT professional over 2 years of experience in designing sample page layouts, creating and coding web
pages, using both non-technical and technical skills.