Team Ecosan

Ganesh Kale

Designation: General Manager - Projects

Education: Diploma in Civil Engineering (D.C.E. AMIE)

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Experience: Mr. Ganesh Kale is associated with ESF since January 2010. He has successfully completed DCE (Diploma in Civil Enginering-1989) and AMIE-A (Associated Members Of Engineering-1994). He has wide range of experience in the infrastructural project like roads, Community water supply line, School Construction work etc. He has been a part of Pandharpur phase-II project (preparation of DPR for sanitation and sewerage management) and City Sanitation Plan of Rajahmundry Skills and the handling Eco-Village Development project. Mr. Kale has tremendous knowledge about various sanitation technologies and has been on the forefront in community sensitization about the use of UDDTs. Mr. Kale is currently working on 'Mission Sunehra Kal' – A community development, sensitization and school WASH program by ITC.

Skills: Able to understand and deal with people, ability of prioritization of works, knowledge about sanitation technologies.

Dhawal Patil

Designation: General Manager - Operations

Education: 1] Master of Science in Hydro Science and Engineering, TU Dresden, Germany (2015), 2] Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering, College of Engineering Pune, India (2011)

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Experience: Dhawal Patil started working as project manager at ESF since June 2011 and resumed as Sr. Project Manager in November 2015. His primary responsibilities are engineering and consulting project management, feasibility report, designing and drawing, detailed project reports, and conceptualizing of projects for proposals. His contribution to the projects like ACCES Sanitation, National School Sanitation Initiative and NaWaTech were indispensable.

Skills: Project conceptualizing and management, data processing using different statistical and graphical tools, planning and implementation inclusive of construction management, capacity building.

Sreevidya Satish

Designation: Senior Consultant (Capacity Building)

Education: 1] Doctoral Candidate, CMJ University, Department of Engineering in Environmental Management of religious towns: sanitation and sewerage management (2011- ongoing), 2] Masters in Environmental Sciences (2002-2004), 3] Bachelors in Environmental Sciences (1999-2002)

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Experience: Mrs. Sreevidya Satish has a boast worthy experience in the field of sustainable sanitation and waste water management for the last 15 years. She has been associated with Ecosan Services Foundation in the past, as the executive director, where she formulated strategies and developmental plans along with monitoring day to day delivery of programs and services of the organization. Currently working independently as a consultant for different organizations, she is also pursuing her doctorate degree with CMJ University.

Skills: Project Planning and Implementation, Capacity Building, Training Facilitation, Strategy formulation and execution, water and sanitation consultation.

Saurabh Kale

Designation: Senior Project Manager

Education: 1] M.Tech. (Environmental Engineering), MIT, Manipal Univerisity, 2014, 2] B.E. (Environmental Engineering), KIT College, Shivaji University, 2011

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Experience: Mr. Saurabh Kale is working as a project manager at ESF since December, 2014. His responsibilities are project planning and implementation. He has worked on the projects which includes preparation of City Sanitation Plan (CSP), Eco-village Development Plan (EDP), Natural Water Technology System (NaWaTech) Project. Currently, Mr. Kale is working on SNUSP II Project as a Jr. NationalExpert - Solid Waste Management (SWM) for providing the technical support in the preparation of DPR and its implementation, National Compost Policy Documentation etc. He is also working on Entrepreneurship Development cewas South Asia Program - Innovations in Sanitation Services Delivery (i-STED) Project as a lead trainer and project manager. He is also working on project "Sanitation Capacity Building Program" by National Institute of Urban Affairs and assisting in preparation of Sanitation Action Plans and Detailed Project Reports of Faecal Sludge Management in cities of Rajasthan.

Skills: Project Planing and Implementation, Capacity Building, Training Facilitation.

Pallavi Deshmukh

Designation: Project Manager

Education: 1] M.Sc. Electronics, Pune University (2011), 2] PG Diploma in Human Resources, TISS, 2017

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Experience: Miss. Pallavi Deshmukh is working as a Project Manager at ESF since May 2017. She is working on Entrepreneurship Development cewas South Asia Program - Innovations in Sanitation Services Delivery (i-STED) Project.

Skills: Project Planning and Implementation, Training Facilitation.

Radhika Boargaonkar

Designation: Project Manager

Education: 1] Master of Technology in Water Management Engineering, S.G.G.S.I.E & T., Nanded (2016), 2] Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering, K.D.K.C.E., Nagpur, India (2014)

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Experience: Radhika has earned Master's degree in Water Management Engineering, Nanded (2016) and after 1 years of professional internship in water and sanitation, has started working as a professional in ESF. Her experience in the water, sanitation and wastewater treatment sector involves ranges from designing of Decentralized wastewater treatment systems, solid and liquid waste management, environmental education, environmental assessments, project conceptualization, project acquisition and documentation. She is passionate about travelling and cooking.

Skills: Project feasibility, decentralized treatment systems, consultation, school sanitation and management, capacity building, content development, trainings and workshops.

Mrunal Karve

Designation: Project Associate

Education: 1] Master of Science in Environmental Science from the University of Pune (2016), 2] Bachelor of Science in Zoology from the University of Pune (2014)

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Experience: Mrunal has started working at ESF as a project associate since April, 2017. She is currently working on project named as Cewas South Asia. She has an experience in teaching for under graduation level. She is passionate about trekking, travelling and swimming.

Skills: Report writing, Good communication skills, Capacity building.

Nirmal Thakre

Designation: Project Associate

Education: 1] Bachelor of Engineering in CIVIL, NIT, Nagpur (2014)

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Experience: Nirmal has earned bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Nagpur (2014) and having 2 years of professional experience in Sales and Business Development, has started working as a professional in ESF. Had done study project in Decentralized wastewater treatment systems. Passionate toward sustainable environmental development work and waste management work.

Skills: Analyzing market need, dealing with customer, presenting skill, provide proper solutions to end users.

Suhas Fuladi

Designation: Project Associate

Education: 1] Master of Science (Environmental Sciences) University of Pune (2013)

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Experience: Suhas has worked on various environmental and ecological research as well as conservation projects and has an experience of more than four years. He recently has started working with ESF as Project Associate and is working on School Sanitation as well as Urban Community Sanitation Programs.

Skills: Research and content development, data analysis, Geographic Information System, mapping, EIA.

Shweta Alulkar

Designation: Accounts and Administration Manager

Education: 1] DTL (Diploma in Taxation and Law), 2] M.Com.

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Experience: Mrs. Alukar is part of ESF since July 2015. She has worked in Manufacturing and Construction Industry for 10 years (Shonan Engineering Works, Trans Tech Turnkey Pvt Ltd, Amit Enterprises Housing Ltd).

Skills: MS Office, Tally 7.0, 9.0 ERP & ERP (HIGH RISE), Deep understanding and implementation of various types of Accounting Methods in Construction & Manufacturing Industry.

Sandeep More

Designation: Office Executive

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