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.

Management

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Dr. Tamal Sarkar
Executive Director

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Dr. Tamal Sarkar

Executive 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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Mr. ASK Sharma
General Manager
Head: Infrastructure and Governance

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Mr. ASK Sharma

General Manager
(Head: Infrastructure and Governance)
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. Amit Tyagi
Deputy General Manager
Head: Finance, Operations and Administration

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Mr. Amit Tyagi

Deputy General Manager
Head: Finance, Operations and Administration
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Tyagi has 16 years of good expertise in finance and Grants Operation (including Donor and Partner Management) domain with special reference to SME clusters Project. He is a Post Graduate in Commerce and also holds a Masters in Business Administration (Finance) and Diploma in International Business Operations from IGNOU. He is a good working knowledge in area of Financing, budgeting, financial strategy preparation, managing Cash Flow, MIS, Financial Analysis, and Creating and managing the overall financial plan. He has been involved in a number of projects including research assignments and providing inputs for developing proposals and prepared financial budgeting in more than 225 projects with clients such as European Union, World Bank, SAARC Development Fund (SDF), Department of Science and Technology (DST), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ), UNIDO and other many National/International organization and departments of the Government of India. He is Four years of experience in Training to MSMEs for seeking a loan for Government Schemes and created frequently ask questions (FAQs), Project Monitoring and Control Systems and, Training tools for MSMEs on Banking and Finance.

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Mr. Abhishek Srivastava
Deputy General Manager
Head: Energy and Environment

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Mr. Abhishek Kr. Srivastava

Deputy General Manager
Head: Energy and Environment
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Srivastava is a B.Sc. in Science. He has more than 17 years of experience in Energy and Climate change. He is BEE Certified Energy Auditor. He has auditing and consulting experience of more than 250 climate change projects world-wide. He worked as lead auditor and technical reviewer for Clean Development Mechanism scheme of UNFCCC with several accredited agencies. 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). Currently, he is leading the Energy and Environment cell with the various projects contributing towards energy conservation, resource efficiency, circular economy, OHS particularly in MSME sector.

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Mr. Sagnik Lahiri
Deputy General Manager
Head: BMO and Market Promotion

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Mr. Sagnik Lahiri

Deputy General Manager
Head: BMO and Market Promotion
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Lahiri has more than 10 years of experience 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 the 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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