About Saraswati Seva Foundation


Adhir Mishra: North America

Ex Co-Chair & Board Member at Fredericton Chamber of Commerce, New Brunswick, Canada. Adhir is Quality and Data Analytics professional. He has been very active with several development initiatives. MBA from Saint Mary’s University, Canada.


Samarth Shekhar: Continental Europe

Samarth is the Co-Founder of FinTech Forum, the first and the largest community for FinTech in (Continental) Europe, and the Founder & MD of TechFluence which is an award-winning FinTech research and corporate development boutique based in Frankfurt and London. Samarth was named to the Wall Street Journal / FN FinTech40 for shaping the Future of Finance in 2014


Tendai Kariwo: United Kingdom

Tendai has an extensive background in commercial banking and Charity Finance. She is working as Charity Finance specialist working with NGOs and philanthropists in the UK and internationally. She is also a board member of a Medium size housing association providing social housing, registered care homes and nurseries. A significant part of her work involves engaging with philanthropists and their families helping them realise their philanthropic ambitions.


Rajesh Rao: Asia Pacific

He has comprehensive marketing and communications experience covering ATL & BTL advertising, digital marketing, marcoms, social media, communications, events & PR. Rajesh has Multi industry & multi-regional experience across varied industries and organization types.


Arjun Srinivasan: USA

Principal & Sales Director with Cap Gemini. Arjun has been active in professional forums and instrumental in devising support programs for people in need. MBA from Indian School of Business at Hyderabad and a Chartered Accountant by training.



Sandesh Naik: Netherlands

Works in the Reinsurance industry. An MBA with 12 years professional experience.


Vaibhav Gandhi: Singapore 

Regional Head of Hedge Fund Accounting (BNP Paribas) with 17 years of professional experience. AICPA, USA; PMI, USA & ICAI, India.



Dr Farazi Kasidi: Tanzania 

A leading Economist and Vice Rector of Institute of Accountancy at Arusha, Ministry of Finance, Tanzania with 25 years of experience in education, education planning and economic policy. PhD, India.