Ramapati Kumar is CEED’s Founder and CEO and has an experience of more than 15 years in the field of social development. He is an MBA with specialisation in social development and has contributed on many issues, including Education, Hazardous waste and primarily on e-waste management, and was instrumental in supporting to frame rules for anti-dumping of waste from northern countries. His hobbies include reading and watching sports.
Surabhi is the Head – Programmes at CEED. She is responsible for the implementation and strategic development of programmes. She also engages in research and documentation, capacity building, team management and development, and establishing standards of performance across all programmes. A scholar in English Literature and Development Studies, Surabhi indulges in varied diaspora of the academia. A traveller by heart, reader by soul and forever hungry by stomach, she loves to gallivant in pursuit of new experiences in life.
As CEED’s Programme Manager, Ankita supports the research and documentation, multi-stakeholder engagement, capacity building and project implementation. She has also been involved in developing awareness and public campaigns on various environmental issues. With a masters’ degree in Environmental Science, Ankita has been working diligently towards the cause of saving the environment. She also loves to travel around and hoard on to souvenirs from her places of travel.
Abhishek Kr. Chanchal
Abhishek is the Public Outreach Officer at CEED. Abhishek engages in network building and coordinates with various communities for public mobilisation activities for the organization. With a masters’ degree in Geography and Journalism, Abhishek has also been Gandhi Fellow and has worked proficiently in the schools in Rajasthan. A talented theatre artist, Abhishek is known for his theatrics not just on-stage but more often at the nearest tea vendor where he’ll be found sipping tea and enamouring people with his stories.
Richa Jha has been associated with CEED as it’s Media Officer. She provides media support for the various campaigns and programmes channeled by CEED. Richa has also been instrumental at mobilising participants for workshops and volunteer programmes. A former reporter with Prabhat Khabar in Patna, Richa also holds experience with news channels as their voiceover artist. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication. At her leisure hours, Richa loves to be with her novels in the company of good music.
Currently working as CEED’s Programme Officer, Faiyaz engages with mobilization, network building and various awareness drives. Faiyaz has been previously involved as Field Investigator for Ministry of Broadcasting (GOI) and other esteemed institutes. He has also worked as a Media Consultant with Greenpeace India and has served various institutions as a freelancer. Faiyaz holds a Master’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication. A poet by heart, Faiyaz loves to indulge in weaving shayari.
Naveen Kumar Mishra
Naveen Mishra is our Head of Operations. He brings with him vast experience of more than 9 years in several grassroots movements and issues ranging from youth and civic participation, public engagement, environment, energy and sustainable development, poverty and health. His work gave him opportunities to not only understand the complexity of a pluralist society like India but also to understand the important of political affirmative actions to improve the life of those at bottom of the pyramid.
Imran is CEED’s Public Outreach Officer. He engages in conducting social survey, data collection and community workshops for CEED’s various programmes. Imran has been previously associated with the Hospitality sector and holds experience in public outreach skills with various organisations in the development sector.
Aanand Kumar is our brilliant office assistant who makes sure that things are always up and running. He supports and maintains office operations by receiving and distributing communications; maintaining office requirements and supplies and ensuring that we receive and send all out mail.
As our Accountant, Prakash supports all our accounting and documentation work. He is the focal point for ensuring all of the financial procedures. He has previously worked with KSJCO & Co. and holds a Graduate degree in Commerce. He is currently pursuing his final year of Chartered Accountancy and his hobbies include studying & traveling.