Profile of R. Ravikularaman

DevRavikularaman_Photo.jpgelopment sector career began with the ‘Total Literacy Campaign’ undertaken in Puducherry [1987-1991].  I was managing 100 member volunteers team and handling central liaison coordinating activities of all the four geographical locations.

My professional learning spans over 25 years covering both Not-for-Profit and For-Profit sectors. 

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Since April 2014: Consulting / Facilitation in Corporate Social Responsibility and Farmer Producer Organisation. 

2007 to 2014: handled CSR for Suzlon Foundation as Regional CSR Head [Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry].  

2007 to 2007:  established and managed Livelihood Advancement Centre for CARE INDIA as Project Officer.

2003 to 2006: established and ran Pondicherry Fair Trade as Chief Executive Officer.

1997 to 2003: served in Pondicherry Science Forum handling Microfinance and Livelihoods as Core Faculty.


Overseas Visit:

Toured England on invitation by Southampton City Fair Trade Council [UK] to be the guest in Fair Trade Fortnight celebrations.  Spent two weeks in Stockholm, Sweden by Swedish Institute to explore CSR partnering between Indo – Swedish business house.