Key Consulting Resources

K.V.Gouri Dr. K.V. Gouri, is Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Basix Consulting and Technology Services Limited (BCTS). She has a Post-Graduate Diploma in Rural Management from Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) and a Post-Graduate degree in Zoology, and PhD in Management from Golden State University of USA. She has over 30 years of work experience. She has worked with Andhra Pradesh State Cooperative Oil Seeds Growers Federation (AP Oil fed), AGA Publications, Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI), Institute of Livelihood Research and Training (ILRT). She brings in a unique understanding of academic administration in addition to her rich experience of working at the grassroots. Her core areas of expertise include working with community based organizations, livelihood promotion and research, capacity building and training.
BLP Mr. B. L. Parthasarathy has a Business Management degree from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore and is a post graduate in Agriculture. He has an experience of over 35 years in development banking, microfinance and livelihood promotion. He has been working in the areas of access to credit and savings, rural banking, agricultural finance and microfinance. He was part of the team involved in establishing Basix Group in 1996. He served as MD & CEO of Krishna Bhima Local Area Bank, BASIX Consulting and Training Services Ltd, Alliance Microfinance in Myanmar and continues to be associated with these organizations. He is currently leading the Financial Inclusion business vertical of BCTS.
BVRaghu Mr. B. V. Raghu Ram has a Post Graduate degree in Chemical Engineering from Osmania University, and received training in bank marketing from Indian Institute of Management Kolkata. He has vast experience and knowledge of retail and corporate banking, consumer lending, credit operations and recovery in Financial Institutions. He lead various consulting projects in East Timor, Bhutan, Ethiopia, Cameroon, Myanmar and Papua New Guinea. He has experience of working with various bi-lateral and multi-lateral donors such as UNCDF, ADB, World Bank, UNDP, IFC. His core areas of expertise include providing mentoring services to financial institutions in Business Planning, Human resources planning, training and capacity building.
sateesh Mr. Satheesh Arjilli is a management professional with an experience of 17 years in the field of Micro Finance and Micro Insurance. He is currently serving as Vice President – Insurance and Pensions. He previously served as the Chief Operating Officer of Alliance for Micro Finance in Myanmar (AMFIM), an MFI in Myanmar supported by the UNCDF. He has spearheaded the Micro insurance consulting division and delivered challenging assignments in the geographies of Asia and Africa. He worked on several consulting assignments awarded by International Finance Corporation (IFC), Swiss Development Cooperation (SDC), United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) and ILO
AVenkat Mr. Venkateswara Rao Aduri is the Chief Technology Officer of Basix group and heads the Information Technology division of BCTS. He holds a Bachelor degree in Commerce from Andhra University and Honours Diploma in System Management from NIIT. He has over 20 years of experience in Product Development, Project Management, Project Planning & Execution and Client Relationship Management in the IT Industry.
Mr. Anjaneyulu Ballem Mr. Anjaneyulu Ballem has over 22 years of experience in providing consultancy and advisory services to Financial Institutions (FIs) including joint liability group (JLG), Self-Help group (SHG) and Cooperative based FIs in India, Philippines, and Afghanistan. His experience in working with FIs include development of operational strategy, designed delivery processes, development of internal control mechanisms. He possesses expertise in developed savings and loan products to suit customer requirements and in the areas of governance, strategic business planning, market research, training, process mapping, risk analysis, internal audit, product design, pilot testing, and product roll-out. He worked with USAID, MicroSave, APMAS (Andhra Pradesh Mahilabhivruddi Society), CARE -India and ARTIC (Appropriate Reconstruction, Training and Information Centre).
RSS Mr. Radheshyam Solanki is a post-graduate in Commerce and completed Chartered Accountancy (Intermediate) from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has over 18 years of experience in development and corporate sectors with specialization in project monitoring, audit, budgetary planning, financial control, taxation, accounts, business plan development and financial management. He worked in Arham Syntex Private Ltd., Grameen Vikas Trust (GVT), Indian Grameen Service and Institute of Livelihood Research and Training. He is currently Asst. Vice President- Finance & Administration in BCTS. His areas of expertise are Fund Management, Financial Management, Business Planning and Break even Analysis. He has trained various community based organizations such as Self Help Groups (SHGs), NGOs, Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs) in the field of book keeping, legal compliances and business planning.
Bhiswa Mr. Biswaranjan Pattnaik is a Post Graduate in Rural Management from Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar. He has over 15 years of experience in formation and capacity building of community based institutions, technical assistance to NGO/Micro Finance Institutions, financial education, project design and project management. He worked with various Foundations in CSR initiatives providing support in identification, implementation and monitoring of the CSR programmes. He has experience of leading consulting projects and worked with donor agencies such as IFC, UNDP, World Bank.
Rashmi Ms. Rashmi Adlekha is a development professional with more than 12 years of experience both at grass root level implementation and in consulting, research and training. She did her Mechanical Engineering from UCE, Burla, and Odisha. She has worked in the areas of community mobilization, SHG promotion, Integrated Natural Resource Management (INRM), livelihood promotion, rural enterprise promotion and entrepreneurship development in the tribal belts of Jharkhand during her association with PRADAN, a national level NGO for five years. As an independent consultant for 6 years, she has completed several consulting projects with different organizations, especially in the developing community based institutions. She has worked closely with farmer producer organizations. She has also worked with the CSR wing of SREI Infrastructure for more than 1.5 years as a researcher. Currently, she is working with BCTS in the area of business development.
Rupesh Mr. Rupesh Kumar Sinha is an agriculture graduate and MBA from Xavier Institute of Social Services. His professional career, spanning more than 10 years is in the fields of financial inclusion in providing operational and strategic consulting and retail microfinance operations. The set of clients and markets served include Banks, Microfinance Companies, Cooperatives, Affordable Housing Finance Companies, Private Equity Investors, and Corporate, PSUs and Multilateral bodies. His core areas of expertise includes Strategic Business Planning, Marketing Strategy, Product Development & Evaluation, Process Re-engineering, Risk Management, Institutional Assessment, Market Research, Training & Development and Value Chain Financing. He has experience of working in India, Bhutan, Myanmar, Vietnam, Ethiopia and Papua New Guinea. Before joining BCTS, he worked with ACCESS development Services, Intellecash Microfinance Network Company Private Ltd. and Intellecap.
Digpal Mr. Digpal Bahadur has a post graduate degree in Social Work from Tata Institute of Social Services, Mumbai. He has over 13 years of work experience in development sector. His core areas of expertise include livelihood promotion through natural resource management, promotion of community based organizations, non-timber forest products, agriculture and allied activities, financial inclusion through micro-finance, savings and micro-insurance, strategic grant making, project management and Monitoring and Evaluation. Apart from India he has work experience in Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam.
Rajinikant Mr. Rajnikant Prasad is a rural development professional with 15 years of work experience in project implementation, project management, advisory and academics focused towards pro poor livelihoods promotion. A post graduate in Rural Management from Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB), he has worked with institutions like Professional Assistance for Development Action (PRADAN), Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA), Access Livelihoods Consulting India (ALC) and BASICS Ltd. His core area of expertise is in developing and strengthening Community Based Institutions such as Women Self Help Groups, Farmers Producer Organization, and conducting livelihood based studies, pro poor livelihood interventions etc. He is currently leading the project in Uttar Pradesh working with over 100 Farmers Producer Organizations in 29 districts of the state.
sadanand Mr. Sadanand S. Gadpayle, holds a bachelor degree in Agriculture and a Post-Graduation in Social Development from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. He has more than 19 years of experience in working with Farmer Producer Groups and Organizations (FPOs), dealing in business planning, business development, marketing and financing agriculture value chain, developing supporting information and accounting systems, product and process manuals and monitoring systems and build sustainable business enterprise and developing the capacity of members of farmer producer organization and its management. He worked with Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India, Professional Assistance for Development Action (PRADAN). He is currently leading the project in Maharashtra working with over 100 Farmers Producer Organizations in 10 districts of the state.
Sri prakash Mr. Shri Prakash Chaturvedi, holds MSc in Agriculture Economics from J.N.K.V.V Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh. He has 26 years of experience in Agriculture Marketing development, Agri value chain, microfinance, rural livelihood, Organic farming & SRI Cultivation in paddy & wheat, promotion and nurturing of Farmer Producer Groups and Organization.