Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan

Trustees, Sub-Committe And Staff Members

HONORARY LIFE MEMBER: His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales, Prince Charles

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The Bhavan International:

  • Founder: Kulpati Dr K.M Munshi
  • President: Sri Surendralal G. Mehta
  • Vice Presidents: Sri Murali S. Deora and Justice Sri B.N. Srikisha
  • Secretary General: Sri H.N. Dastur, Director General and Executive Secretary

Patrons:

  • Mr. Maneck Dalal Obe (Founder Patron)
  • H.E The High commissioner of India
  • The Mayor of Hammersmith & Fulham - Lord attenborough
  • Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar - Lord Bagri
  • Padma Vibhushana Dr M. Balamurali Krishna - Lord Dholakia
  • Lord Paul - Smt Sukanya Shankar

Trustee of the Corpus Fund:

  • Mr Joginder Sanger - Chairman
  • Mrs Rukmini budhe
  • Mrs Shobana Chellaram
  • Mr Suresh Jobanputra
  • Mr Mohan Murjani
  • Lady Aruna paul
  • Mr Indra Sethia
  • Mr Rashmi Thakrar
  • Dayal Chanrai
  • Mrs Olivia Harrison
  • Mrs Janak Khilnani
  • Mr Suresh Jobanputra
  • Mr Shantoo Ruparell MBE
  • Mr Paul Slawson
  • Bharat K. Taparia

Advisory Committe:

  • Maneck Dalai OBE - Chairman
  • Mr Gokul K. Binani
  • Lord Hameed CBE
  • Sir Gulam Noon MBE
  • Mr William C. Smith OBE
  • Lord Carrington
  • Lord Billimoria
  • Mr Balram Puri

Fund-Raising & Finance Sub-Committee:

  • Dr Surekha Mehta - Chairman
  • Mrs Usha Bharadwaj
  • Mr Kishor Devani
  • Mr lndra K. Sethia
  • Mrs Beena Chadha
  • Mr Ranbir Singh Suni JP

Performing Arts Classes Sub-Committee:

  • Dr John R. Marr - Chairman
  • Mr K. Murali - Co-Chairman
  • Prof. Jagdish Dave
  • Ms Aparna Nathan
  • Mr John Muir
  • Mrs Wendy Marr
  • Mrs Jameela Siddiqi

Visual Arts Sub-Committee:

  • Harish Patel - Chairman
  • Mr Shanti Panchal
  • Ms Vaishali Thakker
  • Mr John Muir
  • Mr Raju Shah
  • Ms Darshana Vora

Drama Sub-Committee:

  • Mr Surendra Patel - Chairman
  • Mr Bhanubhai Pandya - Vice Chairman
  • Ms. Manisha Amin
  • Ms.Mumta Jani
  • Mrs.Premilaben Patel
  • Mr Sharad Raval
  • Mr Pravin Acharya
  • Mr Atulbhai Modha
  • Mr P.R. Patel
  • Mrs.Rikin Trivedi
  • Mrs.Vanita Patel

Building Sub-Committee:

  • Mr Manubhai Rannji - Chairman
  • Mr Chanchal Chatterjee
  • Dr John R. Marr
  • Mr Kishor Devani
  • Mr John Muir

Programme Sub-Committee:

  • Mr Surendra Patel - Chairman
  • Mrs Ruby Bunker
  • Mr Karthik Krishna
  • Dr Indumati Nathan
  • Dr Sunil SRoy
  • Mr Kamaljit Sood
  • Mr Chanchal Chatterjee
  • Mrs Chandrima Misra
  • Mrs Sivasakti Sivanesan
  • Mrs Hina Vadgama

Membership Sub-Committee:

  • Mr Shantoo Ruparell MBE - Chairman
  • Mr Kanti Vadgama - Vice Chairman
  • Mr Arvind Barve
  • Mrs lndrani Gurumurthy
  • Mr Amolak P. Singh
  • Mr Nemai Ghosh Chowdhury
  • Mrs Vanita Patel

Marketing and Publicity Committee:

  • Mrs Jayshree Rajkotia - Chairman
  • Mr Subhash Chandra
  • Mr Bala lyer
  • Mr Bala lyer
  • Mr John Muir
  • Ms.Tulika Pandey
  • Mr Kishor Devani
  • Mr Rikin Trivedi
  • Mr Raghu Nandakumara
  • Mr Bihari Khamar

Special Project Committee:

  • Mrs Jayshree Rajkotia - Chairman
  • Mrs Ruby Bunker
  • Mr Bihari Khamar
  • Mrs Parvati Nair
  • Mr Bhanubhai Pandya
  • Mrs Sukeshi Patel
  • Ms Versha Patel
  • Mrs Shakuntala Sheth
  • Mrs Kanta Vaid
  • Mrs Bina Holden
  • Mrs Purnima Meswani
  • Mr Kaushik Nathwani
  • Mrs Ila Pandya
  • Mrs Vanita Patel
  • Mrs Kirti Sheth
  • Mr Kanti Vadgama

Office Staff:

  • Dr M.N. Nandakumara - Executive Director
  • Mr John Muir - Admin. Manager
  • Mr Bihari Khamar - Accounts Manager
  • Mrs Shanti Venkatesh - Executive Director's Secretary
  • Mrs Parvati Nair - Office Supervisor
  • Ms Tulika Pandey - Marketing Officer
  • Mrs Jameela Siddiqi - Higher Ed. Consultant

Accountant:

  • Kaushik Nathwani

Auditors:

  • MMA Partnership LLP

Technical Assistant:

  • Shanker S Pillai
  • Dhaval Patel

Maintenance & Security:

  • B.V. Narayan

The Steering Committee consists of the Chairmen of all the Sub-committees.

The Chairman and Executive Director are ex-officio members on all the Sub-Committees.

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