The SELF – board of Directors consist of eminent personalities from different backgrounds.

Mr. Crispino Lobo

Post graduate from Harvard, eminent economist and Watershed Management expert having around 35+ years’ experience in the development sector. He is managing trustee of Watershed Organisation trust, Executive Director of Sampada Trust and Promoter Director of SELF. He is also member & advisor for many national and international rural development forums and financial advisory committees.

Mr. Asoke Basak

Retired IAS officer who served as the Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Government of Maharashtra. Chairman of the Maharashtra State Electricity Board, Chief Executive Officer of the Zilla Parishad-Bhir, Collector of Nasik and Nanded, Dairy Development Commissioner and has worked with the Maharashtra government in various other positions. He has two Masters Degrees in Geology and Business Administration and a Diploma in Systems Management to his credit. His vast administrative experience in the state is associated with WOTR & Sampada Trust as Trustee.

Mr. Sukhbir Singh

Post Graduate in Agriculture Economics, Started his Career in Union Bank of India as Agri Finance Officer. He then shifted to NABARD and Retired as Chief General Manager. His experience for about 35+ years in Agriculture financing is asset for SELF.

Mr. Anirudha Mirikar

He is leading micro enterprises & livelihoods development trainer & consultant in Maharashtra. He has worked previously with Maharashtra Industrial & Technical Consultancy Organization (MITCON) Ltd. in International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) assisted Maharashtra Rural Credit Project (MRCP). He is also the member of LAC of Financial Literacy Counseling Centre established under the directives of RBI.