Board of Trustees
President, Pinkishe Foundation
Arun Gupta is the Founder, Managing Trustee and full time working President of Pinkishe Foundation.
Arun Gupta has been a leader, practitioner and advisor in multitude of domains and expert in organisational development and management. In a career spanning over 25 years Arun held key leadership roles at some of the world’s most renowned companies like Dell Services, Perot Systems, Amdocs, IBM, HCL, Interglobe and SGS. Arun is a graduate in Electrical Engineering from Aligarh Muslim University. He has various professional certifications and awards to his credit.
On the call of his 16 years old daughter to work for menstrual hygiene and women empowerment, Arun decided to bid adieu to his professional career and started Pinkishe Foundation. Without any governmental, political or corporate support and no prior social work experience, Arun relied on his passion, good intent, the goodness of people and their inner urge to work for nation building and started Pinkishe. Starting with just 1 friend, Arun called upon the women of India to support him and work for menstrual hygiene. They answered his call. Thousands of women joined, and the rest is history!
gen. secretary, Pinkishe Foundation
Shalini Gupta is the co-founder, trustee and National Secretary General of Pinkishe Foundation.
Shalini is an alumni of Lady Irwin College, New Delhi and has a degree in education from Annamalai University. She has been serving in the field of education for over 15 years and has been training young kids Abacus and Vedic Math.
Shalini has been an active social & community worker at the grassroot level. She has been educating underprivileged kids on regular basis for over 10 years.
Shalini barely knew Arun when he happened to discuss with her his resolve to start Pinkishe. He was tossing the thought to a few women he knew. Working for Menstrual hygiene, a taboo subject, seemed like a huge challenge. But Shalini was taken aback by the statistics Arun shared with her. She rose up to the challenge and committed to the program. Shalini is the backbone of Pinkishe Foundation and has now dedicated all her time, effort and resources to Pinkishe Foundation.
treasurer, Pinkishe Foundation
Vandana Gupta is the Trustee & Treasurer of Pinkishe Foundation.
Vandana is a Masters in Computer Applications. She has served in the field of Software Development and Project Management with companies like TCS, Amdocs, Perot Systems and Dell Services for over 15 years.
Vandana now handles the accounts of the Pinkishe Foundation and also manages the Information Technology aspects of the organization.
TRUSTEE, PINKISHE FOUNDATION
Shalini Rai is the Trustee of Pinkishe Foundation.
Shalini has been an active social & community supporter.
Shalini is a graduate from MM College of engineering and runs a fashion apparel business.
Board of advisors
Global Head Strategy & Transformation at Tech Mahindra
Simmi is Global Head for Transformation and Performance Management of Tech Mahindra. A thought leader with 20+ years of experience in Technology domain & has have worked with clients across the Globe. She have closely worked with C-suite leaders and the board of Directors to drive transformative changes in large & mid-size organizations.
Collaborative and energetic leader of high integrity and known for the ability to envision and create successful outcomes in complex situations. She has acquired her post-Graduation from IMT, Ghaziabad & has attended Executive Leadership development program at Harvard Business School.
Simmi is on advisory board of Pinkishe Foundation.
national management team
national head padbank
Pallavi Shrivastava has a Masters degree in Computer Science Engineering. She has 10+ years of academic as well as corporate experience and 8+ years of Freelancing experience.
Pallavi heads the Padbank program at Pinkishe Foundation.
Pallavi got associated with Pinkishe Foundation as an occasional volunteer. She started participating in & organizing Sanitary Pads collection and distribution camps. Overtime the subject of Menstrual Hygiene and the ground reality moved her to an extent she joined Pinkishe as a full time volunteer and took up the responsibility of heading Padbank and make it a national movement.
Her passion for supporting the rural women is exemplary. Pinkishe Foundation is proud and thank her for her selfless service to the nation.
chief editor - pinkishe magazine (E)
Shalini Kashyap is the Chief Editor of the Pinkishe Magazine english edition.
Shalini holds a masters degree in English literature and is a Bachelor of Education. She is a certified Master Practitioner of NLP. She is a German Language Trainer and Business Consultant with 17 years of experience with leading global MNCs.
Shalini contributes her effort on voluntary basis and leads a team of 25 volunteers coming with rich experiences from diverse backgrounds and dishes out the magazine which is one of a kind.
Dr. Meenakshi GUPTA
national head - pinkishe community
Dr. Meenakshi Gupta is heading the Pinkishe Community of over 150,000 women living across and outside India.
Dr. Gupta is a practising homoeopath for over 20 years.
national head - pinkishe branches
Aarti Garg manages all the branches spread across India.
Aaati holds a MSC. in Computer Science and bachelors in sanskrit and economics.
national head - pink circle & special projects
Debanjana Batra heads the Pink Circle - which is an All India women club. She also handles the responsibility of special projects or new initiatives that Pinkishe undertakes time to time. She also heads the Kolkata branch of Pinkishe Foundation.
Debanjana is a commerce graduate with a diploma in journalism. Her motto is to spread the message of humanity, love and compassion far and wide and to fight against all evils contaminating our beautiful world. She is an avid animal lover. The heritage and culture of different communities around the world invokes great interest in her.
She believes that Pinkishe Foundation gives her a platform to realize her dream of making this world a better place to live in.
national head - human resources
Swati Rajora is the national HR head at Pinkishe Foundation. She manages the rewards and recognition program for Pinkishe volunteers.
She is a post graduate in Human resources function. She worked with Bharti Airtel & DPS Aligarh .
Dr. pooja kaushik
chief Editor - pinkishe magazine (H)
Dr. Pooja Kaushik is the chief editor of the Pinkishe Magazine Hindi edition.
Dr. Pooja holds Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts, Bachelor of Education, Master of Education, Master of Philosophy and Phd. degrees from University of Delhi.
Dr. Pooja has many books to her credit and is a winner of multiple awards. She is a poet of repute and is a regular at various reputed poetry events.
Dr. Pooja teaches in the Amity International School.
national head - social media
Anupreksha Chaudhary heads the social media team of Pinkishe Foundation.
Anupreksha is an M.Tech in Civil Engineering. She has worked as Assistant Professor with Meerut Institute of Engineering & Technology apart from few other corporates in the engineering services.
national head - information technology
Madhvi Moolwani is the National Head of IT related services for Pinkishe Foundation.
Madhvi is an Information Technology Engg. She has having healthy experience in website and mobile application development.
national head - brand connect
Deepali Tanwar is the National Leader for Brand Connect.
Deepali is an architect by qualification and runs an independent design and architecture company.
national head - partnerships & affiliations
Seema Gupta is the National Leader for Partnerships & Affiliations.
Seema is an experienced professional with a demonstrated history of working in the management consulting industry. She is skilled in Negotiation, HR Consulting, Executive Search, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Technical Recruiting. She is a strong business development professional with a MBA focused in HR from Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad
Seema runs an independent staffing & resourcing company and provides services to a multitude of large and medium sized companies.
himani monalisa dutta
national head - media
RJ Himani is the National Head for Media relations with Pinkishe Foundation.
RJ Himani is a an active radio presenter and works with All India Radio FM Channel 102.6 Rainbow FM.
RJ Himani runs an independent training institute focused on communication, presentation and language skills building.
pinkishe branch leaders
president - hisar
gen. secretary - hisar
treasurer - hisar
president - kolkata
gen. secretary - kolkata
treasurer - kolkata
president - cuttack
gen. secretary - cuttack
treasurer - cuttack
president - north delhi
gen. secretary - north delhi
treasurer - north delhi
aarti rameshrao kadam
president - vadodara
gen. secretary - Vadodara
PRESIDENT - PUNE
president - farrukhabad
gen. secretary meerut