A year ago, we began our Mitraz journey, and there has been no looking back! We are immensely grateful to our benefactors, knowledge partners, well-wishers, advisors, students, our employees, volunteers and our beneficiaries, to give us the opportunity to serve. With even more vigour and enthusiasm, we continue with our mission: Enable People. Ennoble Society.
In knowledge partnership with Tata Strive.
We provide a Unique Synergistic Learning environment that blends community work, life skills and human values.
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With a Ph.D in Philosophy from Central University, Pondicherry, she is currently an Associate Professor in Philosophy at Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning, Puttaparthi, of which she is also an alumna. Additionally, she is also the Deputy Warden of the Institute’s women’s campus at Anantapur. For over 25 years, she has been associated with an integrated approach to free education and has been in a mentor to young girl students in the campus.
Sujatha is a first-generation entrepreneur from Chennai, with over 25 years of experience in establishment and management of outsourcing businesses. She is a co-founder of MMC Infotech Services, co-founder and Managing Director of Trayee Business Solutions, Chennai and co-founder/Director of India’s first Rural BPO SAI SEVA Business Solutions in Puttaparthi. She brings to the Foundation a combination of growth -orientedness, sustainability and costs management.
Seshu is currently the Senior Manager (Supply Chain) at Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences, Whitefield, Bangalore. He has been Executive Assistant to the Director of Sri Sathya Sai Super-specialty Hospital at Puttaparthi. He believes in the value of relationships and networking and brings the combination of quality, team spirit and leadership to the team.
Prakash has been a banker with a rich experience of 30 years in costing and financial planning. He is a silent worker with an ever-helpful attitude who is passionate about seva and brings organizing and operational skills. He believes in the power of youth to give back to the society for nation-building and the value of mutual sharing in a connected world.
Kavitha is an Assistant Professor at T.A.Pai Management Institute, Manipal and an alumna of Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning. She worked at NISM, Mumbai, in policy research, initiated by SEBI and was Research Officer, Financial Sector Legislative Reforms Commission of the Ministry of Finance. She brings a deep analytic rigor and academic mentoring skills for the developmental needs of youth.
He is the former Dean of the School of Business Management and Finance and a former Principal of Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning, Prasanthi Nilayam. Having worked in senior management capacities with Jyoti Labs, Alfa Laval, L & T etc, he brings a unique combination of consulting experience from the industry and academic expertise. He is the chief advisor to the team.
He works as a Senior Software Consultant for CISCO Systems, US and brings technical expertise and mentoring ability for youth. He has a strong detailing ability, an avid interest in DIY/vocational skills and a passion for philanthropy. His relentless determination and unconditional support has been instrumental in nurturing the project from the beginning.
She is a Senior Physiotherapist with Santa Clara Valley Medical Centre, San Jose, US. She brings a strong people connect, professional approach and visualization abilities for the conception of projects. She has a keen understanding of the needs of specially-abled children, senior citizen care and has a fervent drive for community development.
Shyam Mohan is the Founder & CEO of Tier 1 Network, an agribusiness company built around smallholder farmer communities. A gold-medalist from the Oberoi School of Management and an alumnus of the Harvard Business School, he was the President and Managing Director for Griffith Foods Inc. for India and the Middle East. With a global footprint of leadership roles in F & B, hospitality and agriculture, he was responsible for backward integration program to the farms and sustainable sourcing of spices. His main focus is to improve the lives of smallholder farmers and making their contributions rewarding and fulfilling.
She is an alumna of Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning, Puttaparthi, is the Secretary of the Foundation and heads the Skill Development project as Director. She has been a teacher and a Course Co-ordinator for training the unskilled youth in communication skills and personality development. During this phase, the passion to train youth towards success in life was kindled. She feels strongly about the needs of under-skilled youth for good jobs and also for a general positive direction in life.