Mankaj is an IIM Ahmadabad Alumni, having more than 16 years of passionate experience in the social sector including water and sanitation. He was a participant of the international student exchange program at Carnegie Mellon University, USA through IIM-A. During his illustrious professional experience, he has worked for Government, Corporate and nonprofit sectors. He commands an excellent reputation and respect in the sector and has been a distinguished invite to many platforms, including press/social media, to share his passion, experience & achievements in the social sector (ex as a panel member in the TV show, All India radio, guest speaker etc).
Waseem has done a post-graduate degree in social science (MSW) and is a Lead Fellow having more than 12 years of experience in development sector especially in providing a market-driven solution for different issues. He has worked for urban local bodies (ULBs), Corporate and nonprofit sectors. He is also the founder of AAS, a not for profit organization working on women and children issues in Madhya Pradesh. AAS has been awarded the best NGO in Indore in the year 2013 and 2017 and assisted in rescue and rehabilitated of more than 800 children. He also facilitated the development of a module for addressing child sexual abuse named “SurakshitBachpan” which has been inaugurated by Women and Child Development Minister of Madhya Pradesh and is being used by many not for profit organization and more than one lakh children have benefited from this module.