• Stalin D.

    PGD in Business Management and a B.Sc. (Chemistry) from Mumbai University. A passionate environmentalist, whose earlier stint was with the Conservation Action Trust (CAT) as Projects Head (Mangrove Wetland Centre).

  • Team Leaders

  • Kavita Mallya
  • A former Greenpeace India activist with a M.Sc. in Environmental Science from Mumbai University, she’s also had experience working with the BNHS and the CAT. For her Master thesis, she has developed a marine pollution detection proxy using marine microfossil working with the Micropaleontology Laboratory of the National Institute of Oceanography (NIO), Goa. She is an experienced field biologist with expertise in birds and reptiles.

  • Madhavi D. Sawant
  • Masters in Environmental Science and graduation in Biotechnology from Mumbai University, engaged with various activities related environmental conservation and management of natural sources in sustainable way.

  • Ahmed Ali
  • A student of Acting from Anupam Kher’s Actor Prepare, Ahmed is a choreographer and theater person who hails from rural India and yet is on par with his urban counterpart. He has a decade long experience of working with grassroot level NGOs in interior Maharashtra. To his credit are students from interior Maharahtra that he trained in theatre and dance who are now absorbed in mainstream theatre and films.

  • Vicky Patil
  • M.Sc. in Enviromental Science.

  • Prerna Venkatesh
  • Law graduate working as a legal officer.

    Legal Advisor

  • Zaman Ali
  • A law graduate (B.A.LLB) from Jindal Global Law School, NCR Delhi. Having completed various courses on business, media and arbitration laws in India, USA and Germany, a keen interest in environmental laws allows him to give a holistic approach to environmental issues in all sectors.

  • Anusha Sundaresan
  • An opportunity to intern with Vanashakti gave expression to her deep desire to work on issues in Environmental Law and Policy as a medium to achieve sustainable development. Today, with an undergraduate degree from the Mumbai University, her efforts are directed at handling all legal operations and managing cases at the local, regional and national courts.