About Us

Mission

  • To be the first truly diversified and next-gen NGO.
  • To provide continuous and sustainable solutions through technology and innovation.
  • To create value, make a difference, and bring the right experience to get it done.

Vision

To foster a winning matrix and create a viable society where everyone is healthy, content, and optimistic.

Our Team

Hans is the founder and the Chief Executive Officer. He handles all significant managerial and administrative decisions. With a combined experience in the corporate and the social segment, he oversees all the relationships with multiple donors and investors.

Divyang is the Co-founder and CPO. He oversees and handles all the projects on hand and will be implemented shortly. He also has a responsibility to assess and measure all the impacts that the projects incorporated.

Dr. Jigar plays a vital role as Gracehut’s Project Specialist. The primary responsibilities are measuring mapping the quality of the projects and impact assessment. He has a mesmerizing experience of 15 years in health and healthcare.

Dr. Jigar Patel

Project Advisor

Board of advisors

Mr. Ish has 29 years of experience in the Entrepreneurship, Sports & Leisure Management, E-commerce, IT / ITES / Analytics, Private Equity, Learning & Development, Hospitality & Real Estate, Logistics & Supply Chain and Advisory & Consulting across industries in diverse national & international geographies.

During his corporate life has been part of teams that have delivered several landmark projects for several prestigious organizations.

Mr. Ish is currently an entrepreneur who has run his own ventures a couple of times with successful exits. He is currently a License holder for Business Doctors – UK www.businessdoctors.co.uk – a Global SME focused Business Consulting & Learning and Development practice operating in 16 countries for the last 12 years with a client base of over 10000 clients worldwide.

Mr. Manoj Wadhwani has 22+ years of professional experience in Management Consultancy in Energy and Infrastructure Domain. Manoj is aluminums of Big for consultancy Firms that is KPMG and PwC.

He has also worked for the Government of Rajasthan for Ten Years. Manoj is an engineering graduate with B.Tech & MBA in Finance. He has provided consultancy to the most renowned Energy & Infrastructure companies in India & across the Globe domain such as L&T, Tata Projects, AES, Alwaseeta(Qatar Petroleum), IWAI, Kalpataru , Geeenko Energy, Jindal India, LANCO INFRATECH, Power Utilities of AP, MP and Rajasthan.

He has got deep knowledge & hands-on experience in the implementation of large Portfolio / Programmes right from inception to commissioning covering Strategic Planning, Project Development, Detailed Project Report, Feasibility Report, Risk Appraisals, Contracts Management, Techno-Commercial Evaluation, Program & Portfolio Management, Budget & Cashflows, Supply chain Management, Governance & Controls, Claims & Disputes and Project Assurance.

Mr. Sunil Pahilajani has worked in leadership roles such as CEO, MD, or Board Member for the last 20 years of his 37-year industry career, and has earned skills to advise, communicate, motivate, and achieve corporate goals with top management.

His specializations include overall management, Board participation as Director, Coaching & Mentoring, compliance, Communication, Business Development, Project management and People management. He has traveled the world over on business engagements and been on various industry Boards. Mr. Sunil has also been working as a volunteer with NGOs supporting Divyangjan.

He completed his bachelor’s degree in Mech Eng from IIT Roorkee & then specialises from Nagoya University Japan. He qualified as Independent Director. Also certified by IIM AHMEDABAD for Business Analytics.

A real estate and retail veteran with over 29 years of global experience. He has held leadership roles with developers like DLF, Ansal API, Srei BNP Paribas, Omaxe and Express Avenue as well as an IPC, BNP Paribas Real Estate.

He postgraduate in management from Emeritus (MIT, Columbia & Tufts) as a global ivy scholar and has a Masters certificate in CRM from The City University of New York. He also holds Advance Certification in Marketing Strategy from Cornell University.

He has been nominated and won numerous awards including ‘Bharat Gaurav Award’, presented under the aegis of the Ministry of External Affairs, for his efforts in promoting sustainable real estate development as an NRI.

Mr. Ish has 29 years of experience in the Entrepreneurship, Sports & Leisure Management, E-commerce, IT / ITES / Analytics, Private Equity, Learning & Development, Hospitality & Real Estate, Logistics & Supply Chain and Advisory & Consulting across industries in diverse national & international geographies.

During his corporate life has been part of teams that have delivered several landmark projects for several prestigious organizations. Mr. Ish is currently an entrepreneur who has run his own ventures a couple of times with successful exits. He is currently a License holder for Business Doctors – UK www.businessdoctors.co.uk – a Global SME focused Business Consulting & Learning and Development practice operating in 16 countries for the last 12 years with a client base of over 10000 clients worldwide.

A passionate trainer & motivational speaker on the lecture circuit, Ish has been invited to speak at several National & International Conferences on a diverse set of topics. He also appears on television as an expert and has featured in a host of discussions – the last one was on “Budget Boost To Rental Housing – FM To Push Rental Housing”. He is featured in the book “Leading With Excellence” – 5 Incredibly Useful Leadership Insights from 100 Top Achievers – By Raam Anand (Stardom Books -USA).

Mr. Manoj Wadhwani has 22+ years of professional experience in Management Consultancy in Energy and Infrastructure Domain. Manoj is aluminums of Big for consultancy Firms that is KPMG and PwC.

He has also worked for the Government of Rajasthan for Ten Years. Manoj is an engineering graduate with B.Tech & MBA in Finance. He has provided consultancy to the most renowned Energy & Infrastructure companies in India & across the Globe domain such as L&T, Tata Projects, AES,
Alwaseeta(Qatar Petroleum), IWAI, Kalpataru , Geeenko Energy, Jindal India, LANCO INFRATECH, Power Utilities of AP, MP and Rajasthan.

He has got deep knowledge & hands-on experience in the implementation of large Portfolio / Programmes right from inception to commissioning covering Strategic Planning, Project Development, Detailed Project Report, Feasibility Report, Risk Appraisals, Contracts Management, Techno-Commercial Evaluation, Program & Portfolio Management, Budget & Cashflows, Supply chain Management, Governance & Controls, Claims & Disputes and Project Assurance.

Mr. Sunil Pahilajani has worked in leadership roles such as CEO, MD, or Board Member for the last 20 years of his 37-year industry career, and has earned skills to advise, communicate, motivate, and achieve corporate goals with top management.

His specializations include overall management, Board participation as Director, Coaching & Mentoring, compliance, Communication, Business Development, Project management and People management. He has traveled the world over on business engagements and been on various industry Boards. Mr. Sunil has also been working as a volunteer with NGOs supporting Divyangjan.

He completed his bachelor’s degree in Mech Eng from IIT Roorkee & then specialises from Nagoya University Japan. He qualified as Independent Director. Also certified by IIM AHMEDABAD for Business Analytics.

A real estate and retail veteran with over 29 years of global experience. He has held leadership roles with developers like DLF, Ansal API, Srei BNP Paribas, Omaxe and Express Avenue as well as an IPC, BNP Paribas Real Estate.

He postgraduate in management from Emeritus (MIT, Columbia & Tufts) as a global ivy scholar and has a Masters certificate in CRM from The City University of New York. He also holds Advance Certification in Marketing Strategy from Cornell University.

He has been nominated and won numerous awards including ‘Bharat Gaurav Award’, presented under the aegis of the Ministry of External Affairs, for his efforts in promoting sustainable real estate development as an NRI.

Mr. Ish has 29 years of experience in the Entrepreneurship, Sports & Leisure Management, E-commerce, IT / ITES / Analytics, Private Equity, Learning & Development, Hospitality & Real Estate, Logistics & Supply Chain and Advisory & Consulting across industries in diverse national & international geographies.

During his corporate life has been part of teams that have delivered several landmark projects for several prestigious organizations. Mr. Ish is currently an entrepreneur who has run his own ventures a couple of times with successful exits. He is currently a License holder for Business Doctors – UK www.businessdoctors.co.uk – a Global SME focused Business Consulting & Learning and Development practice operating in 16 countries for the last 12 years with a client base of over 10000 clients worldwide.

A passionate trainer & motivational speaker on the lecture circuit, Ish has been invited to speak at several National & International Conferences on a diverse set of topics. He also appears on television as an expert and has featured in a host of discussions – the last one was on “Budget Boost To Rental Housing – FM To Push Rental Housing”. He is featured in the book “Leading With Excellence” – 5 Incredibly Useful Leadership Insights from 100 Top Achievers – By Raam Anand (Stardom Books -USA).

Mr. Manoj Wadhwani has 22+ years of professional experience in Management Consultancy in Energy and Infrastructure Domain. Manoj is aluminums of Big for consultancy Firms that is KPMG and PwC.

He has also worked for the Government of Rajasthan for Ten Years. Manoj is an engineering graduate with B.Tech & MBA in Finance. He has provided consultancy to the most renowned Energy & Infrastructure companies in India & across the Globe domain such as L&T, Tata Projects, AES, Alwaseeta(Qatar Petroleum), IWAI, Kalpataru , Geeenko Energy, Jindal India, LANCO INFRATECH, Power Utilities of AP, MP and Rajasthan.

He has got deep knowledge & hands-on experience in the implementation of large Portfolio / Programmes right from inception to commissioning covering Strategic Planning, Project Development, Detailed Project Report, Feasibility Report, Risk Appraisals, Contracts Management, Techno-Commercial Evaluation, Program & Portfolio Management, Budget & Cashflows, Supply chain Management, Governance & Controls, Claims & Disputes and Project Assurance.

Mr. Sunil Pahilajani has worked in leadership roles such as CEO, MD, or Board Member for the last 20 years of his 37-year industry career, and has earned skills to advise, communicate, motivate, and achieve corporate goals with top management.

His specializations include overall management, Board participation as Director, Coaching & Mentoring, compliance, Communication, Business Development, Project management and People management. He has traveled the world over on business engagements and been on various industry Boards. Mr. Sunil has also been working as a volunteer with NGOs supporting Divyangjan.

He completed his bachelor’s degree in Mech Eng from IIT Roorkee & then specialises from Nagoya University Japan. He qualified as Independent Director. Also certified by IIM AHMEDABAD for Business Analytics.

A real estate and retail veteran with over 29 years of global experience. He has held leadership roles with developers like DLF, Ansal API, Srei BNP Paribas, Omaxe and Express Avenue as well as an IPC, BNP Paribas Real Estate.

He postgraduate in management from Emeritus (MIT, Columbia & Tufts) as a global ivy scholar and has a Masters certificate in CRM from The City University of New York. He also holds Advance Certification in Marketing Strategy from Cornell University.

He has been nominated and won numerous awards including ‘Bharat Gaurav Award’, presented under the aegis of the Ministry of External Affairs, for his efforts in promoting sustainable real estate development as an NRI.

Our Mentors

Senior finance and business leader with over two decades of experience in executive roles and as a board & audit committee member. He has proven track record to drive performance and enable growth through collaborative and innovative strategic thinking.

His previous assignments include leadership roles with Publicis Groupe (Group CFO, South Asia), Vodafone (Head of Finance & Tax), Coca-Cola (Country Manager), Subros Ltd. & in an advisory.

A multi-award winner viz. CFO Veteran of the Year, Finance Personality of the Year, Finance Innovation Icon (by Google), Strategy Visionary Leader etc.; he was also recognised twice by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (World’s largest accounting body) – CFO of the Year 2018 & Professional Achiever Award 2014. Also, he was conferred an honorary doctorate for ’Excellence in Management’ from American University in confederation with International Accreditation Committee.

By education, Mr. Vasani is a Chartered Accountant (England & Wales), Certified Public Accountant (Australia), Chartered Accountant (India), Lawyer (Gold medallist) – Delhi Univ., EEP – IIM Bangalore, EP (Intl. Tax) – Leiden University, Netherlands, & B Com (Hons) – Delhi Univ.

Dr S Raghunath is a specialist in Digital Business Strategy and Strategic Leadership with 30 plus years of experience as a consultant, advisor and senior leadership coach to various renowned institutions such as CISCO, GE, IBM, Motorola, LG CNS and ex-pat country managers. He is also a registered consultant with the Office of Project Services, UNDP, New York.

He currently serves as the Chairman of the South Asia Board, Academy of International Business and has been an independent Director on the Board of Directors of National Venture capital Fund, Skoruz Technologies, Spire Technologies, Weir India, Vijaya Bank and Canara Bank.

Dr S Raghunath is a Professor of Strategy and teaches courses on Digital Business Model and Strategy at the IIM Bangalore. He has been a visiting Professor and Scholar at INSEAD, France, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University. He has been a member of the ICFAI Board as well as the Academic Council and a Founding member of the Governing Council of the Cloud Computing Innovation Council of India.

At the IIM Bangalore, he served as the Chairperson of the NS Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (NCRCEL) and the NSRCEL incubation centre (2000 – 2003) Centre For Corporate Governance and Citizenship (2018 – 2021) and Dean overseeing the administration of IIM Bangalore (2011 – 2014).

Ashok Sethi is a veteran in the IT industry with over three decades of work experience. In technology leadership positions, Ashok has led and managed IT operations across diverse industries (Media, Content and Communication; High Tech; Shipping); in different geographies (USA, Hong Kong and India).

Ashok’s work experience has spanned across technology consulting as well as the corporate environment – wherein he has had the opportunity to work with large multinational clients across the globe. He has worked in companies such as Coopers and Lybrand now PwC, KPMG Consulting, Deloitte Consulting and played the Corporate CIO role for Sapient Corporation; Publicis Groupe. He has been a board member and advisor to companies.

Ashok has been instrumental in “Organization Development” – with a dedicated focus on building and nurturing role based organization through programs such as career development & growth management, succession planning, training and mentorship, recognition and rewards, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives and inter-personal skills development.

Atika is a popular celebrity talk show host/producer, former entertainment editor, published Urdu poet, keynote speaker and a trained actor with over 18 years of experience; and is known for her oratory skills and high-spirited conversations with top Bollywood celebrities.

She has been a keynote speaker, panelist, host at prestigious media platforms like Ficci frames, Exchange for media, Impact, Rekhta, IFFI – International film festival of India, IIFA awards, Filmfare, and many others.

Prior to joining the Tv and film world in Mumbai in 2003, she had been an active Theater actor in Delhi. Her Urdu poetry, film reviews, and Tv shows have been appreciated by Dilip Kumar, Javed Akhtar, and Aamir Khan. Atika has hosted more than 2000 detailed interviews of top Bollywood actors and written, anchored, and produced more than 3000 hours of film, tv, and news programming.

Atika and her Urdu poems on communal harmony have been featured on leading Tv channels and websites like NDTV, Quint, Colors, Hindustan times and Times of India.

Currently, she is working as an in-house actor, anchor, and producer of a leading celebrity chat show at Colors Cineplex, Viacom 18 as well as hosts the premiere Cinema show – Now Showing on CNN News18.

Senior finance and business leader with over two decades of experience in executive roles and as a board & audit committee member. He has proven track record to drive performance and enable growth through collaborative and innovative strategic thinking.

His previous assignments include leadership roles with Publicis Groupe (Group CFO, South Asia), Vodafone (Head of Finance & Tax), Coca-Cola (Country Manager), Subros Ltd. & in an advisory.

A multi-award winner viz. CFO Veteran of the Year, Finance Personality of the Year, Finance Innovation Icon (by Google), Strategy Visionary Leader etc.; he was also recognised twice by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (World’s largest accounting body) – CFO of the Year 2018 & Professional Achiever Award 2014. Also, he was conferred an honorary doctorate for ’Excellence in Management’ from American University in confederation with International Accreditation Committee.

By education, Mr. Vasani is a Chartered Accountant (England & Wales), Certified Public Accountant (Australia), Chartered Accountant (India), Lawyer (Gold medallist) – Delhi Univ., EEP – IIM Bangalore, EP (Intl. Tax) – Leiden University, Netherlands, & B Com (Hons) – Delhi Univ.

Dr S Raghunath is a specialist in Digital Business Strategy and Strategic Leadership with 30 plus years of experience as a consultant, advisor and senior leadership coach to various renowned institutions such as CISCO, GE, IBM, Motorola, LG CNS and ex-pat country managers. He is also a registered consultant with the Office of Project Services, UNDP, New York.

He currently serves as the Chairman of the South Asia Board, Academy of International Business and has been an independent Director on the Board of Directors of National Venture capital Fund, Skoruz Technologies, Spire Technologies, Weir India, Vijaya Bank and Canara Bank.

Dr S Raghunath is a Professor of Strategy and teaches courses on Digital Business Model and Strategy at the IIM Bangalore. He has been a Visiting Professor and Scholar at INSEAD, France, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University.

He has been a member of the ICFAI Board as well as the Academic Council and a Founding member of the Governing Council of the Cloud Computing Innovation Council of India.

At the IIM Bangalore, he served as the Chairperson of the NS Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (NCRCEL) and the NSRCEL incubation centre (2000 – 2003) Centre For Corporate Governance and Citizenship (2018 – 2021) and Dean overseeing the administration of IIM Bangalore (2011 – 2014)

Ashok Sethi is a veteran in the IT industry with over three decades of work experience. In technology leadership positions, Ashok has led and managed IT operations across diverse industries (Media, Content and Communication; High Tech; Shipping); in different geographies (USA, Hong Kong and India).

Ashok’s work experience has spanned across technology consulting as well as the corporate environment – wherein he has had the opportunity to work with large multinational clients across the globe. He has worked in companies such as Coopers and Lybrand now PwC, KPMG Consulting, Deloitte Consulting and played the Corporate CIO role for Sapient Corporation; Publicis Groupe. He has been a board member and advisor to companies.

Ashok has been instrumental in “Organization Development” – with a dedicated focus on building and nurturing role based organization through programs such as career development & growth management, succession planning, training and mentorship, recognition and rewards, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives and inter-personal skills development.

Atika is a popular celebrity talk show host/producer, former entertainment editor, published Urdu poet, keynote speaker and a trained actor with over 18 years of experience; and is known for her oratory skills and high-spirited conversations with top Bollywood celebrities.

She has been a keynote speaker, panelist, host at prestigious media platforms like Ficci frames, Exchange for media, Impact, Rekhta, IFFI – International film festival of India, IIFA awards, Filmfare, and many others.

Prior to joining the Tv and film world in Mumbai in 2003, she had been an active Theater actor in Delhi. Her Urdu poetry, film reviews, and Tv shows have been appreciated by Dilip Kumar, Javed Akhtar, and Aamir Khan. Atika has hosted more than 2000 detailed interviews of top Bollywood actors and written, anchored, and produced more than 3000 hours of film, tv, and news programming. Atika and her Urdu poems on communal harmony have been featured on leading Tv channels and websites like NDTV, Quint, Colors, Hindustan times and Times of India.

Currently, she is working as an in-house actor, anchor, and producer of a leading celebrity chat show at Colors Cineplex, Viacom 18 as well as hosts the premiere Cinema show – Now Showing on CNN News18.

Senior finance and business leader with over two decades of experience in executive roles and as a board & audit committee member. He has a proven track record to drive performance and enable growth through collaborative and innovative strategic thinking.

His previous assignments include leadership roles with Publicis Groupe (Group CFO, South Asia), Vodafone (Head of Finance & Tax), Coca-Cola (Country Manager), Subros Ltd. & in an advisory.

A multi-award winner viz. CFO Veteran of the Year, Finance Personality of the Year, Finance Innovation Icon (by Google), Strategy Visionary Leader etc.; he was also recognised twice by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (World’s largest accounting body) – CFO of the Year 2018 & Professional Achiever Award 2014. Also, he has conferred an honorary doctorate for ’Excellence in Management from American University in confederation with International Accreditation Committee.

By education, Mr. Vasani is a Chartered Accountant (England & Wales), Certified Public Accountant (Australia), Chartered Accountant (India), Lawyer (Gold medallist) – Delhi Univ., EEP – IIM Bangalore, EP (Intl. Tax) – Leiden University, Netherlands, & B Com (Hons) – Delhi Univ.

Dr S Raghunath is a specialist in Digital Business Strategy and Strategic Leadership with 30 plus years of experience as a consultant, advisor and senior leadership coach to various renowned institutions such as CISCO, GE, IBM, Motorola, LG CNS and expat country managers. He is also a registered consultant with the Office of Project Services, UNDP, New York.

He currently serves as the Chairman of the South Asia Board, Academy of International Business and has been an independent Director on the Board of Directors of National Venture capital Fund, Skoruz Technologies, Spire Technologies, Weir India, Vijaya Bank and Canara Bank.

Dr S Raghunath is a Professor of Strategy and teaches courses on Digital Business Model and Strategy at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore. He has been a Visiting Professor and Scholar at INSEAD, France, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University. He has been a member of ICFAI Board as well as the Academic Council and a Founding member of the Governing Council of the Cloud Computing Innovation Council of India.

At the IIM Bangalore, he served as the Chairperson of the NS Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (NCRCEL) and the NSRCEL incubation centre (2000 – 2003) Centre For Corporate Governance and Citizenship (2018 – 2021) and Dean overseeing the administration of IIM Bangalore (2011 – 2014).

Ashok Sethi is a veteran in the IT industry with over three decades of work experience. In technology leadership positions, Ashok has led and managed IT operations across diverse industries (Media, Content and Communication; High Tech; Shipping); in different geographies (USA, Hong Kong and India).

Ashok’s work experience has spanned across technology consulting as well as the corporate environment – wherein he has had the opportunity to work with large multinational clients across the globe. He has worked in companies such as Coopers and Lybrand now PwC, KPMG Consulting, Deloitte Consulting and played the Corporate CIO role for Sapient Corporation; Publicis Groupe. He has been a board member and advisor to companies.

Ashok has been instrumental in “Organization Development” – with a dedicated focus on building and nurturing role based organization through programs such as career development & growth management, succession planning, training and mentorship, recognition and rewards, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives and inter-personal skills development.

Atika is a popular celebrity talk show host/producer, former entertainment editor, published Urdu poet, keynote speaker and a trained actor with over 18 years of experience; and is known for her oratory skills and high-spirited conversations with top Bollywood celebrities.

She has been a keynote speaker, panelist, host at prestigious media platforms like Ficci frames, Exchange for media, Impact, Rekhta, IFFI – International film festival of India, IIFA awards, Filmfare, and many others.

Prior to joining the Tv and film world in Mumbai in 2003, she had been an active Theater actor in Delhi. Her Urdu poetry, film reviews, and Tv shows have been appreciated by Dilip Kumar, Javed Akhtar, and Aamir Khan. Atika has hosted more than 2000 detailed interviews of top Bollywood actors and written, anchored, and produced more than 3000 hours of film, tv, and news programming.

Atika and her Urdu poems on communal harmony have been featured on leading Tv channels and websites like NDTV, Quint, Colors, Hindustan times and Times of India. Currently, she is working as an in-house actor, anchor, and producer of a leading celebrity chat show at Colors Cineplex, Viacom 18 as well as hosts the premiere Cinema show – Now Showing on CNN News18.