Board of Trustees

D Dhanuraj


D Dhanuraj is a social entrepreneur and public policy researcher for fifteen years. His areas of interest include urbanism, social welfare, geopolitics, retail and political economy. He has worked on various assignments for various departments of GoI and different state governments, international organisations, academia and corporate bodies. He holds a PhD in Science and Humanities and has print, visual and social media presence.

Antony Dawson D’silva


Antony Dawson D’silva is one of the founding members of CPPR. Dawson has an MPhil (Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi) and an MA in Political Science from the University of Hyderabad. He is also a candidate for PhD at the Centre for European Studies, JNU. Dawson is currently working as an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the Department of Political Science, Maharaja's College, Ernakulam where he teaches courses on International Relations and Global Politics.

Rosemary K Abraham


Rosemary K Abraham is a Director at the Ministry of Finance of the Government of India. She is an IES (Indian Economic Service) officer which she attained with top honours. Rose has an MA and MPhil in Economics from Hyderabad Central University. Her areas of interest and expertise are in Energy, Financial Markets, Infrastructure, Education, Public Finance and Capital Markets.

Jubin Jose

Trustee & Principal Advisor (Strategy & Fundraising)

Jubin Jose is a GCC based financial and investment advisor and works with one of the leading global insurance companies. He has an impressive track record in Investment Portfolio Management and is also an Investment Advisor to one of the largest GCC focused funds listed on the London Stock Exchange. Jubin holds an MA in Economics from Madras Christian College, Chennai and a Master of Business Finance from Indian Institute of Finance, New Delhi.

Saritha Varma

Trustee & Principal Advisor (Human Resources Management)

Saritha Varma is a Trustee and also Principal Advisor for Human Resources Management at CPPR. She has an MBA (with specialisation in Human Resources Management) from Christ University, Bangalore. Before joining CPPR, she was with Hema Ravichandar Strategic HR Advisory, Bangalore and HR Cornucopia Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore.