Shiksha Seva Foundation

Our Team

Chairman Message

MR. Manikant R. Tiwari

FOUNDER AND CEO, SHIKSHA SEVA FOUNDATION

A man  with strong beliefs  and rooted  nature  who is very sensitive about the rights of girl child and women empowerment. He has carried this dream from the initial days of his life to work towards the betterment of girl child and women. He created his baby shiksha seva foundation with intent to support every underprivileged girl child  and women that they can stand on their feet. He Started this with one aspect and growth, education but expanding it to other aspects too like health, nutrition and rights of girls child too.

Your zeel to contribute in the world, builds you a person of pure heart.

Trustee Message

MR. Ravikant R. Tiwari

TRUSTEE AND VICE-PRESIDENT, SHIKSHA SEVA FOUNDATION

Ravikant has over 15 years of experience in banking and he is also a director for RSP Group. He is the face of Shiksha Seva foundation in North India intervening in all projects and programmes.

Advisory Board

Rajendra Thote
Rajendra Thote

Chief Operating Officer - Saija Finance

Rajendra is an astute Banking Professional with 30+ years of career success in handling the banking and Non-Banking financial operations encompassing strategic planning, business development, credit management, client servicing, statutory compliance and Team Management. He has worked with reputed public, private sector Banks namely corporation Bank, Centurion Bank, IndusInd Bank, Jana small finance Bank and Saija Financial in the various capacities including Zonal Head, Business Head and Chief Operating Officer.

Avaneesh Singh
Avaneesh Singh

Advocate High Court

Graduation in Economics (Hons), LLB from Government Law College, LLM from Mumbai University. Practicising Advocate in Bombay High Court since more than 14 years covering various aspects of litigation, arbitration and concialtaion.. Lately since last 3 years has entered into the real estate business in the name and style of A S Realty carrying out various projects in Mumbai Western Suburbans with aim to provide affordable housing to masses…

Prashant Patil
Prashant Patil

Renovo Financial Advisors LLP - Partner

Prashant is a Mechanical Engineer with MMS in Finance from JBIMS (Mumbai). Previously worked
with Exim Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank and Brescon Corporate Advisors. After working for 20+ years in stressed assets advisory space and having Successfully handled over 75+ assignments across diverse industry sectors from Textiles, Cement, Steel, Infrastructure to Retail and Technology started own advisory firm Renovo Financial Advisors in 2019.

Kanika Maheshwari
Kanika Maheshwari

Actress

Kanika Maheshwari is an Indian television actress. She is best known for her roles in serials like Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii, Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat, Kabhi Aaye Na Judaai, Viraasat, Geet – Hui Sabse Parayi and Diya Aur Baati Hum. Kanika won Zee Gold Awards. Indian Telly Award for Best Actress in a Negative Role, STAR Parivaar Award for Favourite Mazedaar Sadasya. Kanika adds value to the organisation as education is very close to her heart.

Management Team

Ms. Varsha N. Gudekar
Ms. Varsha N. Gudekar

Head Finance & Operation

Varsha has over 4 years of experience in banking, fundraising, developing programmes, sustaining, growing new projects and programme within the organizations. She has completed more than 3 years in Shiksha Seva Foundation in finance, H.R and programme. Varsha is a youngest profession adding value to the system. She is also a mentor to many children and guides them through the ways of life. Her dream is to support all the needy in need with our programme.
Varsha is pursuing her MSW.

Mr. Arif R. Shaikh
Mr. Arif R. Shaikh

Associate Vice President IP & CSR

Arif has over 13 years of experience in banking, fundraising, developing,  sustaining and growing new functions within organizations, both corporate and the development sector. He has completed more than 2.5 years in Shiksha Seva Foundation in a resource mobilization, donor servicing capacity Stake holder management. He brings to his role his ability to build networks across individuals, corporate along with a passion to communicate and spread awareness across all mediums. Arif is a mentor to many children and guides them through the ways of life. Arif has completed his MBA from the Mumbai University – Maharashtra, India

Mr. Navin Kanchan
Mr. Navin Kanchan

Head Field Operation

Mr Navin has 20 years of experience in banking sector. He has completed almost more than 6 years with Shiksha Seva Foundation as a Sr officer looking into donor servicing portfolio. He is dedicated towards his work and wants to bring a change in the society by supporting the underprivileged girls. He is very punctual in time
and never disappoints any member of the team, handles all the responsibilities and is a great team player. He is a much disciplined person and man of his word…