Nitisha | Director
Nitisha heads up the Smokeless Cookstove Foundation as Director and is actively involved with various aspects of the training programs. She studied Sustainable Development and Solutions from Columbia University, Earth Institute and thirsts for working towards conservation and protecting the environment. Based in Mumbai, she has her bags packed all the time ready for field assignments with the Smokeless Cookstove Revolution.
Ajay Sharma | Project Consultant
A development professional working in Clean energy access with expertise in Solar off grid applications and improved cookstove project implementation. I have more than 8 years of experience working in remote rural areas with NGO’s and social enterprises.
Russell | Advisor
Russell developed the Eco1 Rocket Stove combustion heater as a result of many years traveling in the Himalayas noticing deforestation and various climate related changes. As a result of prototyping for this, he also came up with the design for the Smokeless Chulha used by our Foundation. Russell is currently the Managing Director of Himalayan Rocket Stove in India and Rocket Man Designs in Australia and juggles his work and life across the 2 countries.
Purabi Sarkar | Strategic Advisor
Director-TARE, Strategy & Market Research | Livelihoods revenue model planning | Value chain analysis | Need & Yield strategy