Our Team

Ms. K. Rathna
Chief Operating Officer

K. Rathna has over 20 years of working experience in development sector, experienced in financial management, personnel management, business planning, project execution and networking. She provides executive support in the areas of planning, project implementation, operations, financial management, reporting, personnel management, coordination and liaison, organizing missions and business plan development.

Ms. Sonu Singh

Ms. Sonu Singh has completed her graduation in Commerce and has over four years experience in working with the Company. She supports the accounting functions, cash and bank handling, data maintenance, reporting and finalization of accounts.

Mr. Rakesh Kumar
Project Coordinator

Mr. Rakesh Kumar has over 10 years experience in development sector in working with INBAR’s GTZ project earlier in Himachal Pradesh and now coordinating the activities of the Company for four years. He manages the Common Facility Centre, HP operations, supports in organizing training events of crafts and furniture making, executing orders, coordinating with district officials on training and exposure events.

Kalpesh Dhodia
Project Manager

Project Manager for the Bamboo Livelihood Business Enterprise Project holds a Master’s degree in Social Work from MS University, Vadodara. Prior to joining CIBART in 2010 Kalpesh was dedicated in restoring and promoting the traditional crafts of Kutch in Gujarat through skill and business development services for eight years, positioning Indian craft at national and international forums.

Ganesh Patel
Office Assistant

A Masters in Commerce having a Post Graduate Diploma in Management has been working with CIBART right from the beginning of the Bamboo Livelihood Business Enterprise Project in 2009 starting as an office assistant working his way up to becoming the Finance Associate as an date.

Rajendra Sandanshiv
Unit Manager

Rajendra is a MSW from Bhavnagar University in 2011 and has worked for Tribal Development Department, Government of Gujarat, Jaipur Rugs Foundation heading their CSR and Swadeshi Seva Trust activities before joining CIBART. Rajendra is the Unit Manager of CIBART, BLBEP production unit in Ukkai.

Ankur Purohit
Unit Manager

Ankur has a Masters in Computer Management from North Maharashtra University in 2003 and has worked in various sectors Team Leader in Writer Safegaurd, Godrej Agrovet Ltd as Sales Officer and a number of other reputed instutions before joining CIBART in 2012. Ankur in presently Unit Manager of the CIBART, BLBEP production unit in Manpur, Navsari.