Anand Keshav was elected chairman and Managing Director of SS Sharma Construction & Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd on Aug 31, 2011 by the company’s board of directors. He is also Managing Director of Travelia Holidays a brand who is well known in hospitality industries.
Anand has successfully served in senior leadership positions at companies and has earned a reputation for successfully turning around companies that have experienced slow growth. he strengthened the balance sheet and improved the company’s credit rating, increased return on capital expenditures while tripling annual spending levels, and re-engineered the real estate development and construction process.
He is the Secretary and founding Member on the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of the ACCORD.
Mr. Anand holds a Bachelor’s & Master’s degree in business administration with a concentration in finance & Marketing both. Also he earned a Diploma in Civil Engineering.
The founding member & guiding light of ACCORD. He is equipped with his years of experience in Social Activist and CSR consultancy. His vision is to play a formative role in the upliftment of society and the under-privileged sections at large.
He continues to lead a role from the planning of social activities to their execution on routine basis. He has closely worked with different Media outfits and has been associated with various intellectuals from the field of Politics, Bureaucrats, Journalism, and other Social Activists alike.
She is another Founding Member of Accord. She has been involved with ACCORD since inception and she is the founding Vice Chairperson of the ACCORD Youth Leader Council.
She is experienced and adept at reaching and communicating with Civil Societies and understanding the challenges faced by them all over the world.She is passionate about Interacting with different people, understanding their ideologies, encountering their journey through stories and developing a bond and making memories to be cherished.
Puja is happiest when she is surrounded by family and friends; and she enjoys exploring the great outdoors!
Since he holds deep interest in the study of society, human relationships and inherent societal issues, his involvement with ACCORD not only feeds into organization functioning, but also makes him enjoy every bit of his engagement.
He loves to study as he truly believes that “knowledge is power” and education not only grants knowledge but also grants wonderful moments of joy and pleasure. He has a desire to share his knowledge and experiences with less privileged elementary students. Mr. Saitaw aspires to be successful one day and he dreams to open a school for poor children where he would teach; as he firmly believes that education is the key to a better life.
By Profession CA Akansha Jain is a Manager – Audit & Taxation and a poet by heart who loves to write on social issues. An ardent reader, blogger and with an absolute love for painting and doodling, Akansha seeks people, places, events with a flair of art and warmth.
She completed her schooling from Patna and her graduation in B.com. (Hons) from Patna University in first division and received certificate of merit for the same. She Holds a degree of Chartered Accountant(CA) from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), Delhi.
She has been involved with ACCORD since inception as Founding executive member. Akansha has served on the ACCORD Board of Directors since 2014 and is a member of the Board’s Executive and Audit Committees.
Priyanka is founding member and Director of Marketing and Communications for ACCORD where she oversees all marketing communications, including national marketing strategies, public relations, social media, creative strategy and brand management.
Priyanka holds a degree in B.A.(Hons) in Economics & a Diploma in Fashion Designing.
Meenakshi Singh is the Journalist & producer at News 18 India.
Ms. Singh holds a B.A.(Hons) & a Diploma in Mass Communication from FMCC Futuristix Media Communication Centre NEW DELHI with a concentration in Journalism.
Mr. Singh joined ACCORD’s human resources team in 2014 and was promoted to the role of Director HRin 2016. In this role, Singh oversees the programs and guidelines to attract, retain and develop the human talent critical for advancing ACCORD’s mission. This includes defining, organizing and directing strategies for recruitment and development of staff, interns and volunteers, as well as strategic oversight of associated employee benefits, compensation, employee relations and performance management functions.
Sunny Singh is also Executive Advisor for Programs and Policy for the ACCORD Foundation. He leads the Foundation’s agenda to promote legislation, regulations and standards in favor of people worldwide.
He Holds Degree in B.Com (Hons) and Master’s in Business Administration specialized in Marketing.
In 2014,Mr. Abhishek joined the ACCORD team as the Director of Strategic Alliances. In this role, he works with many of ACCORD’s corporate partners to realize and maximize areas of mutual benefit and brand alignment.
Previously, Abhishek worked with various MNC’S, where he was responsible for the strategic partnership with them.