Team

FMC operates through a multi-disciplinary team specialised in management, sociology, economics, finance, social work and engineering. It is a learning organization, and always strives to deliver high quality services.

Meet Our Team

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Dr. Tamal Sarkar
Executive Director

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Dr. Tamal Sarkar

Director
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Sarkar is D. Phil in the Economics of Cluster Development. He has 25 years of experience in industrial development, with special reference to MSME. He has extensive hands on experience of over two decades in cluster development and specializes in cluster development and poverty alleviation, sustainable development and innovation. He has authored a number of policy and methodology documents in the area of cluster and value chain development, poverty alleviation and resource based planning. He is also a pioneer trainer in the area of cluster development. He has over 50 publications in MSME cluster economics.

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Ms. Sangeeta Agasty
General Manager

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Ms. Sangeeta Agasty

General Manager(Policy & Research Cell Head)
Email: [email protected]

Ms. Agasty is a Post Graduate in Management from XIMB and is also a Post Graduate in Economics from SU. She has more than 12 years of experience in MSME Cluster Development with special focus on Project Designing & Implementation, Monitoring & Evaluation, and Policy & Research. She has hands on experience of working in the area of productivity & competitiveness, innovation, BDS development, sustainable production and value chain management. She has worked in many engineering, textiles, leather, food processing and heritage, culture & creative industries including artisan clusters. As an international cluster development expert, she has worked for organisations like UNIDO, UNDP, EU, GIZ, World Bank, ADB, AfDB, DIE, CEMCA, SIDBI & Ecorys in more than 10 countries in Asia, Africa and Europe. She is also a well recognised trainer in MSME cluster development, project management, econometrics, market research & business forecasting methods.

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Mr. ASK Sharma
General Manager

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Mr. ASK Sharma

General Manager (Infrastructure Cell head)
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Sharma is a Post Graduate in Geological sciences and Business Management. He has 25 years of experience in SME Development and worked in reputed organizations like National Institute of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (NIMSME) and APITCO Limited. His areas of expertise include preparation of Techno Economic Viability Studies and Detailed Project Reports for infrastructure projects, SME Profiles, business plans for individual enterprises, implementation of soft and hard interventions in MSME clusters. His international assignments include countries like Qatar, UAE, South Africa, Montenegro, Palestine, related to training on Cluster Development and preparation of DPRs.

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Mr. Abhishek Kr. Srivastava
Deputy General Manager

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Mr. Abhishek Kr. Srivastava

Deputy General Manager
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Srivastava has been working in Energy and Climate change field since 2008. He is BEE Certified Energy Auditor cum Energy Manager. He has auditing and consulting experience of more than 200 climate change projects world-wide. He worked as lead auditor and technical reviewer with TUV Nord which is UNFCCC accredited DOE (Designated Operational entity). He has also successfully completed IRCA approved EMS lead auditor training course (Based on ISO 14001) and QMS internal auditor course (Based on ISO 9001). Later, also completed the certificate course in Financial Management from Symbiosis Centre of Distance Learning. He is also empanelled with LRQA (Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance) for CDM audits also. Abhishek holds M.Tech in Energy Management.

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Mr. Sagnik Lahiri
Deputy General Manager

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Mr. Sagnik Lahiri

Deputy General Manager
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Lahiri has an experience of 9 years in the area of cluster development with a focus and interest in livelihood promotion among unemployed youth, women and household/micro enterprises. Currently, I am involved with Foundation for MSME Clusters (FMC) as Senior Manager. I have experience of conceptualizing and strategizing implementation of various projects in the area of livelihood promotion and employment generation among rural as well as urban poor. I have also experience of networking with various Government Departments like SFURTI supported scheme of Khadi and Village Industries Commission, Ministry of MSME, SIDBI, multi donor agencies like KFW, GIZ, UNDP, corporate and PSUs like Citi Foundation, ACC, GAIL, Yes Bank, along with incubation of social venture like SUTRA, a marketing company for artisans’ products. I have also been a trainer on the subject of cluster development methodology and remained associated with few publications on cluster development in India.

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Ms. Neetu Goel
Senior Manager

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Ms. Neetu Goel

Senior Manager(Training & Capacity Building and Business Responsibility Cell Head)
Email: [email protected]

Ms. Goel is an MBA and has done her bachelors in Economics. She has more than 7 years’ experience in industrial development, with special reference to MSMEs through cluster development program. She has coordinated and implemented several projects in various thematic areas like energy and environment, occupational health and safety, sustainable production including GRI Reporting, financing, etc. through projects of DST, European Union, GIZ etc. She heads an annual Award event “Award for Responsible Indian BMOs”. Currently she heads training and capacity building cell in FMC.

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Mr. Anijit Bhattacharya
Senior Manager

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Mr. Anijit Bhattacharya

Senior Manager
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Bhattacharya holds degree of Master of Business Administration in Marketing and Post graduate in Bio Science, is associated with the organisation since 2011. He has hands on experience in cluster development in more than 10 SME clusters. He is good at network building among cluster stakeholders, negotiation and liaison with clients, action plan preparation, project implementation, and team management. As a project coordinator he prepared 32 need assessment studies, 3 diagnostic study reports, 1 detailed project report for SME clusters.

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Ms. Neelam Bachheti
Senior Manager

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Ms. Neelam Bachheti

Senior Manager
Email: [email protected]

Ms. Bachheti is an MBA in Finance from Sikkim Manipal University, New Delhi. She has more than 10 years of rich experience in Accounts & Finance, AR/AP, Bank Reconciliation, Project Accounting, Taxation, Statutory Compliance and MIS/ Documentation. She also has experience in managing wide spectrum of Finance & Accounts functions encompassing Finalization of Accounts, Taxation, Auditing and is proficient in preparing and maintaining statutory books of accounts.

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Ms. Shivani Seth
Manager

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Ms. Shivani Seth

Manager
Email: [email protected]

Mrs. Seth is a post graduate in Information Technology from Punjab University, Chandigarh. She has 14 years of experience in IT Enabled Services with specialization in IT training and Communication mechanisms. She has worked extensively on web based branding and communication technologies creating outreach for the organization. Being an expert in creating online systems she has designed Management Information Systems (MIS) and also written Process manuals.

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Ms. Suchismita Nayak
Manager

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Ms. Suchismita Nayak

Manager
Email: [email protected]

Ms. Nayak is M.Phil in Economics from Berhampur University, Odisha. She has more than 10 years’ of experience in Micro Enterprise Development, MSME and Artisan Cluster Development, Entrepreneurship Development, Skill Development & Assessments. She pioneered in promoting and the establishment of commodity based Clusters, which are owned and run by Tribal SHGs in Koraput District of Odisha. She also experienced in value chain analysis for most of the upcoming cluster development initiatives by APITCO in the state of Odisha.

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Ms. Smriti Jain
Manager

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Ms. Smriti Jain

Manager
Email: [email protected]

Ms. Jain has done MBA in Rural Management from Amity University, Noida. During her tenure in FMC she has worked and managed on various projects related to trainings and capacity building of BMOs and has also been involved in the implementation of projects of European Union, SIDBI, Reliance Commercial Finance, etc. She also has a field level exposure in data collection and has coordinated many national and international events and training programmes. She has also written articles for MSME website initiated by Reliance Commercial Finance.

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Mr. Rishi Ram
Manager

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Mr. Rishi Ram

Manager
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Ram is Graduate in Political Science from Kurukshetra University. He has done Certificate course in Computers and had involved with different exports units in Panipat and Haryana. His key skills are in the area of Human research and production of handlooms sectors.

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Mr. Ashok Kumar
Manager

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Mr.Ashok Kumar

Manager
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Kumar holds MBA in Energy Management from University of Calcutta. He is having 6 years of Experience in Energy Audit & Power Quality Audit in Industries & commercial Buildings, He was completed more than 200 Nos of Energy Audit both in Industry & Commercial Buildings. He is involved in Energy and Environment related projects. He is also managing solar projects & lean implementation in different clusters.

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Mr. Aditya Singh
Manager

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Mr. Aditya Singh

Manager
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Singh is a post graduate in Operation/marketing from IMI Bhubaneswar and B.Tech in mechanical engineering from Lucknow University. He has 6 years of experience in manufacturing and in the project. He will be looking lean manufacturing and other work related to Energy and environment cell.

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Ms. Ruchita Sanwal
Manager

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Ms. Ruchita Sanwal

Associate
Email: [email protected]

Ms. Sanwal is a postgraduate in Sustainable Development Practices from The Energy and Research Institute (TERI). During her tenure in FMC she has worked on various thematic areas including Innovation, Sustainable Production and Sustainable Financing with Projects of the Department of Science and Technology, the European Union and SIDBI. She has field level exposure in data collection, and has a natural flavour in data analysis and inference drawing. She also wrote an article on MSME financing for an MSME Website by Reliance Commercial Finance.

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Ms. Renuka
Manager

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Ms. Renuka

Manager
Email: [email protected]

Ms. Renuka holds a Post Graduation Degree in Finance from Sikkim Manipal University, New Delhi and Graduate in Commerce from Vivekananda College, Delhi University. She has 6 years of vast experience in Finance & Accounting activities, She is profiencintly doing and involved in Bank reconciliation, Inter-Branch Reconciliation,TDS/GST, She used to maintain & update the Receipts & Payments using the Tally ERP 9.0, generate & maintain the Business Reports etc. Currently, she is working in the Finance division of the FMC and involved in strengthening the existing Finalization of Accounts and Project Accounting under various project clients like European Union, SAARC, YES Bank etc.

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Mr. Ajit Kumar Jha
Manager

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Mr. Ajit Kumar Jha

Manager
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Jha is a post graduate in Marketing from Vinayaka Mission University and B.tech in electrical engineering from BPUT University; He is having 5.5 years of Experience in Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy services. He has originated and executed several powers and energy related assignment, Mr. Jha is specializes in business development, project execution, report writing, monitoring & analysis of data. He is involved in Energy and Environment related projects.

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Mr. M V Rajkumar
Manager

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Mr. M V Rajkumar

Manager
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Raj Kumar holds degree in Commerce, & E-commerce technologies specialized in Digital marketing, He has 21 years of experience in Information Technologies & SME Development in technology up gradation and worked in reputed organizations like National Institute of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (NIMSME) on Project and CAPSULE, now associated with the organisation since 2011. He has hands-on experience in cluster development in more than 7 SME clusters. He is good at network building among cluster and industrial Associations, NGOs on Artisan Cluster Development, stakeholders, negotiation and liaison with clients, action plan preparation, project implementation, and team management. As a project coordinator, he prepared 8 need assessment studies, 18 diagnostic study reports, 12 detailed project report for SFURTI clusters.

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Ms. Satabdi Pratikshya
Manager

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Ms. Satabdi Pratikshya

Manager
Email: [email protected]

Ms. Pratikshya is a postgraduate in Public Policy and Government from Jindal School of Government and Public Policy. She holds a Bachelors degree in Mathematics and has worked as Teaching Assistant at JSGP, O.P. Jindal Global University. She has interned at Centre for Budget and Policy Studies and has worked on state budgets and government schemes. As a part of her MA Program, she was involved in many research projects, development Plans and related field activities. She finds her interest in development sector. Currently she is working with the Policy and Research Cell.

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Mr. Rahul Bhalla
Assistant Manager

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Mr. Rahul Bhalla

Assistant Manager
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Bhalla is a post graduate in Information Technology from SMU, New Delhi. He has 10 years of experience in IT Enabled Services with specialization in website designing, compile and design the promotional material, proficient in social media/ email/ broadcasting marketing techniques, interactive visual presentations, Internet / Web Tools, Database management, MIS (Management Information System) mechanisms by established skills in both technology and administration. He has worked extensively on offline & online (web) based technologies creating outreach for the organization.

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Kuldeep Kumar
Assistant Manager

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Kuldeep Kumar

Assistant Manager
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Kumar hold B Tech Degree in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from UPTU & Diploma in Electrical engineering from BTE UP. I have an experience of 2 years in the field of Energy Audit & power quality audit. I am involve in Energy & environment division in FMC.

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Anurag Kumar Singh
Assistant Manager

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Anurag Kumar Singh

Assistant Manager
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Singh is a Mechanical Engineer from Gateway Institute of Engineering and Technology and is currently involved in the “Scaling up sustainable development of MSME Clusters in India” funded by European Union.

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Mr. M.E Yathish
Assistant Manager

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Mr. Yathish

Assistant Manager
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Mr.Yathish has 6 years of experience in cluster development as CDA and worked with organizations dealing with FMCG like Johnson & Johnson ltd for 4 years. later I switched over to MSME development with specific reference to artisans based sectors. I worked as CDA for M/S. Gubbi Coir Cluster and instrumental in establishing a world class CFC so far prepared more than 5 DSRs 3 DPRs and 3 scoping Studies in the State of Karnataka and expertise artisan Cluster development and implementation. Preparation of DSRs and Scoping Studies and Organizing Buyer seller meets and Exposure visits.

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Mr. Subhradeep Das
Executive

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Mr. Subhradeep Das

Executive
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Das is an M.A Economics from Banaras Hindu University. He has strong knowledge of Econometrics and Statistical Techniques and Data Visualization. Mr Das has interned with a Textiles house as Marketing Analyst.

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Mr. Sonu Sharma
Executive

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Mr. Sonu Sharma

Executive
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Sharma is Graduate in Arts from Jiwaji Univercity. He has 5 years of experience in industry development, and one year experience in social.

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Mr. Milan Singh
Executive

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Mr. Milan Singh

Executive
Email: [email protected]

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Ms. Sujata
Executive

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Ms. Sujata Singh

Executive

Ms. Sujata is Post graduate in Human resources management from Lalit Narayan Mishra Institute of Economic Development of Social Change, Patna.
She completed project work on Training and Development as a part of internship at Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. And also done project work on Performance Appraisal & Promotion in Bihar State Power Holding Company Ltd.

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Mr. Ashok Kumar
Support Staff

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Mr. Ashok Kumar

Support Staff

Mr.Kumar is a 12th pass and working in FMC as Driver cum Office Attendant.

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Mr. Satish Kumar
Support Staff

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Mr. Satish Kumar

Support Staff

Mr. Kumar is a 5th pass and working in FMC as Junior Office Attendant.