Chief Programme Executive
Head - Implementation Agency (IA) Hub& Corporate Hub
National Foundation for Corporate Social Responsibility (NFCSR)
With an academic and industrial experience of more than 30 years, Gayatri has been associated with Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs since its inception. Her main area of work is to contribute towards policy advisory service and undertake capacity building and knowledge dissemination initiatives in the Corporate Social Responsibility. She has been a part of the evolvement of the new legislation on CSR in India representing IICA at various national stakeholders’ consultations. She has also represented IICA at various international forums.
From 2009 to 2011 she was also involved in the development of National Voluntary Guidelines for Social, Economic and Environmental Responsibilities of business (NVGs) and Business Responsibility Reporting Framework (BRR) by conducting stakeholder consultations pan India basis to get the feedback and comments from the stakeholders to be incorporated in the Guidelines.
She is the convener for NFCSR - a unique platform created for Government, Corporates and NGOs for taking up development and sustainable initiatives at a national level.At present, she is heading the Implementation Agencies Hub of IICA.