Patrons & Advisors

Dr. Shekhar Dutt

FORMER GOVERNOR OF CHHATTISGARH

Mr Shekhar Dutt is a decorated soldier of Indian army and a successful bureaucrat. His interest in the creation of safe cyber space is also a guiding force for CPF.

Dr. S. D. Pradhan

FORMER DY NSA, GOVT OF INDIA

Dr. S.D. Pradhan is the former Deputy National Security Advisor and Chairman, Joint Intelligence Committee, National Security Council Secretariat, Government of India

Sri. S. N. Pradhan, IPS

JOINT SECRETARY, GOVT OF INDIA

Sri S N Pradhan is one of the founding member and patron of the organization. Presently Joint Secretary, Dept of North East (Govt. of India) he has a keen interest in technology. His efforts have put Ranchi on the global map in the field of cyber security.

Prof. A A Khan

EX-VC, RANCHI UNIVERSITY

Prof. A A Khan has been Vice Chancellor for Ranchi University (2006-2011). Understanding the role that technology plays in our society, he actively supports the activities of the organization.

Shri P C Haldar, IPS

GOI REPRESENTATIVE FOR PEACE TALKS IN ASSAM & MEGHALAYA

A former IPS Officer, he has deep interest in all aspects of national security with focus on internal peace and social stability. He has served in Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi and the North East Region. He was former Director of Intelligence Bureau. He was a member of the National Security Advisory Board (NSAB) for two terms from 2010 to 2014. He was also a member of the Task Force on National Security setup by the Government of India under the chairmanship of Shri Naresh Chandra. He has vast experience of working in the field of Conflict Resolution. He was actively involved with the peace process with NAGA groups in th the nineties. He is currently the Government of India Representative for Peace Talks in Assam & Meghalaya.

Sharadha Sharma

CEO AND FOUNDER OF YOUR STORY

Sharadha Sharma CEO and founder of your story is a well known name in entrepreneur community of India. Her insight on entrepreneurship has been valuable to CPF.

Additional Team

GOVERNING BODY

  • Vineet Kumar (President)
  • Ritesh Mishra (Secretary)
  • Col B. Prasad(Treasurer)

BOARD MEMBERS

  • Shri PC Haldar, IPS, (Retd.)
  • Shri SN Pradhan, IPS
  • Shri Vineet Kumar
  • Colonel (Retd.) B Prasad
  • Lt Gen (Retd.) DS Hooda
  • Prakash Kumar
  • Ritesh Mishra
  • Namita Rai
  • Varun Banka

ADVISORY COUNCIL

Academia

  • AA Khan, Former Vice Chancellor Ranchi University
  • Rajni Goel, Howard University
  • Vishal Kaushik, University of Petroleum & Energy Studies
  • Scott J. Shackelford, Indiana University

Government

  • Varun Kapoor, IPS, ADG MP Police
  • Chetan Rao, IRS, Ministry of Finance
  • Shekhar Dutt, Former Governor Chhattisgarh
  • SD Pradhan, Former Deputy NSA

Civil Society

  • Pavan Duggal, Supreme Court of India
  • Suhan Mukherjee, PLR Chambers
  • Nappinai NS, Supreme Court of India
  • Ganesh Reddy, Secretary, Citizens Foundation
  • Shri Kislaya, Senior Journalist
  • Sarika Bhattacharya, CEO, BD Foundation

Industry

  • Jay Gullish, Director, US India Business Council
  • Durga Prasad Dube, SVP Reliance Industries
  • Pavithran Rajan, Partner, Debaux
  • Shraddha Sharma, Founder, Your Story
  • Dinesh O Bareja, Open Security Alliance
  • Ajay Muttreja, FICCI Startup Committee
  • Vishwas Mudgal, Entrepreneur

Working Group

  • Cyber Law
  • Entrepreneur & Innovation
  • Child & Women Online Safety

DIRECTORS & DEPT HEADS

  • Mr. Prakash Kumar : Director- Partnerships & Engagements
  • Mr. Dinesh O Bareja: Director- Projects
  • Col. B. Prasad: Director- Admin & Accounts

DEPT HEADS

  • Mr. Purnendu Singh: Director – Operations & Strategy
  • Mr. Kumar Vikram: Head of Designs
  • Mr. Jai Kumar: Head of Accounts
  • Ms. Preeti Chauhan: Head- Women & Child Online Initiatives
  • Mr. Anand Raje: Head- Internet Governance Initiatives