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© APPL, 2011.

Board of Trustees

1.       Executive Trustee and Chairman of Board of Trustees:  Dr. Anjani Kumar Srivastava

Dr. A.K. Srivastava promoted the APPL trust, with vision to serve and empower the unprivileged. It was his dream to go back to his home- town where he grew up and make a difference in the lives of the people there in any way he can. He was hit by the misery and plight of the little children in rural villages in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar and decided to take up some of these projects as his starting ground, which would have maximum Impact.

Dr. A.K. Srivastava   brings over 40 years of Research and Business Development experience from   prominent companies within India and abroad. He holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry and a Diploma in Business Management.   He holds memberships to various Professional and Social Organizations in India and is active in serving the community.  


2.       Trustee: Dr. Sanjay K. Srivastava

Dr. Sanjay K. Srivastava   holds a B.Sc. and B.V.Sc.& A.H. Degrees and has been actively working in medical services related areas around Gorakhpur (Eastern U.P.) for the past decade. He is a known face in Gorakhpur city for various social projects/ campaigns for humane treatment to animals, canines, HIV and AID s, trafficking in Children and Women etc. He was chosen as one of the icons by India Today, a leading National Weekly, in November 2009, among 40 others from different walk of life, viz. science, literature, sports, administration, entrepreneurship, in twin states of U.P. and Uttarakhand.


         3.      Trustee: Mrs. Priyanka Sinha

1.      Mrs. Priyanka  Sinha brings international exposure to the group. She is based in USA and has experience with working with people from different backgrounds. She works in the health care field as a Pharmacist in a leading nationwide chain. She holds a Masters in Pharmacy (Delhi Univ.) and M.B.A. (U.S.A.).



Advisory Board: -  

1.   Dr. Biplav Srivastava -- Biplav brings the best of both worlds to the group. After completing his Masters and PhD in Computer Science from USA, he decided to move back to his home country, India and spend time working and learning the corporate work culture in India. Biplav has varied experience from working for multiple years in US and now in India. He is committed to bring a revolutionary change in the lives of people who are less fortunate and has been spending a lot of time visiting and helping these people in rural villages. He is one of the driving force behind APPL.


2. Mrs. Vandana Srivastava –Vandana is highly qualified with triple Masters in Mathematics (Lucknow Univ.), Natural Sciences (a combination of Mathematics and Computer Science)(ASU, USA) and Business Administration (NY, USA). After working for a number of years as a valued teacher in various Business /Engineering colleges in Delhi, she is now taking a break to research different opportunities where her educational background and vast experience would be of use to the underprivileged.


3. Dr. Amulya K. Srivastava – Consultant & practicing Clinical Psychologist in Gorakhpur. Amulya has volunteered a lot of his precious time to visit   the kids in rural villages of Uttar Pradesh and spent time with their psychological evaluation and treatment through counseling, education etc. He is the founder member and CEO of a NGO named ’Achinta’.


4. Mr. Utkarsh K. Sinha – Mr. Utkarsh is a renowned social worker and consultants in India. He is the Director of Center For Contemporary Studies And Research, Lucknow, India (CCSR). He is also in the advisory board of a number of Organizations involved in social activities, working at the national level. He has visited about more than 15 countries to give his expert-contributions in problems related to Food Security, Drought, Un-organized system of rain- water management etc. He has been a pioneer in the fields of Poverty alleviations, Nutrition, Food security and Genetically Modified Food and Crops (GMO), etc.




“Because all journeys start with the first step. And not doing anything is approving the status-quo.”™