Our Organizational Team

Parinaam's staff comprises of individuals who are passionate about the cause of social development and together have years of experience working in the sector. However the most critical aspect that melds them into an awesome team is that "corporate best practices" rules in Parinaam.

Elaine Marie Ghosh, Founder Started Parinaam Foundation in 2007 and was personally involved in all its activities and provided the day-to-day support that the Foundation needed. We regret to inform you that she passed away on November 28th, 2013. However she continues to guide and support us in spirit. ...Read More.

Mallika Ghosh, Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director Mallika Ghosh has been Chief Operating Officer of Parinaam since 2010. Previously, she spent seven years in Advertising. Her last job was as Head of Film Division, South India for McCann Erickson. Giving it all up, she took the plunge into the social sector, bringing in youth and professional integrity to a fledgling Parinaam. She took over as Executive Director in November, 2013 after the passing of her mother and Executive Director, Elaine Marie Ghosh. She has been instrumental in building Parinaam's programs and creating the strategic vision under which it operates today. Along with Elaine Ghosh, she developed the Financial Literacy Program (Diksha) and the Academic Adoption Program. She is personally involved in all its activities and provides the day-to-day support that the Foundation needs.

Gunashekar MSK, National Project Manager- Diksha,Healthcare and Education Guna joined Parinaam after working at Sankara Eye Hospital, Shristi Special Academy and The George Foundation and brought with him his extensive experience in the field of Healthcare. He has completed Masters in Social Work (MSW), Master of Philosophy in Social Work (M. Phil) and has a PG Diploma in Human Resource Management. He supervises the Diksha Financial Literacy Program across India for Ujjivan Financial Services and oversees all the Parinaam initiatives in the area of Healthcare, Education and Livelihood.

There are many dedicated staff from Ujjivan assigned to Parinaam for our various programs.