THE TEAM

CENTRE FOR APPLIED RESEARCH AND PEOPLE’S ENGAGEMENT



BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Board of Directors, Founders, CEO and Chairpersons

Natasha Zarine

Managing Director


A Young India Fellow 2013 (UPenn & Ashoka University), Natasha is a the on-field strategy and systems specialist. She is adept at problem solving and constructing structures within available resources. Her focus is on developing equitable, practicable and sustainable area-specific solutions. She has a Bachelor’s in Psychology & Post Graduate Degree in Law from Mumbai University.

Gauri Mirashi

CEO


With an undergraduate degree in Environmental Studies and Politics from Whitman College, Washington & a post-graduate degree in Urban Policy and Governance from TISS, Gauri is the over-all systems, out-reach and communication in-charge at CRT^. Her grasp of public policy and extensive research skills combined with a practical vision provides the team with a studied approach and ensures the building of unshakable solutions.

Manjot Kaur

Director - Business Strategy Development


Manjot is a doctor, ex-naval officer, and public health professional. She is currently working with Interactive Research and Development (IRD), a global non-profit engaged in developing solutions to healthcare delivery challenges in 15 countries. Prior to this, she worked as the executive director of Mentor Me India, a Bombay-based NGO focused on empowering children from low-income communities. She has also worked with Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) in TB and HIV projects in India and Africa. She has an MBA in finance and strategy from ISB Hyderabad




CARPE Team