Our Trustees

ARMMAN is governed by our Board of Trustees who are leaders in their individual fields, they make sure we’re doing all we can to reach, help and enable a healthy pregnancy, childhood and adolescence for every woman, child and adolescent in the country.

Dr. Aparna Hegde Founder and Managing Trustee

Dr Aparna Hegde is India’s leading urogynaecologist and pelvic floor reconstructive surgeon. She holds MD, DNB, FCPS, DGO degrees; Master’s degree in biological sciences from Stanford University and International Urogynaecological Association International Fellowship in Urogynaecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery from Cleveland Clinic, Florida.

Mr. Srinivaas V. Sirigeri Trustee

Mr. Sirigeri is an accredited consultant/associate to a public sector undertaking under the Ministry of Commerce, Government of India since 1995. He has been a nodal consultant for the above PSU to steer CARE & USAID projects for monetisation of the aid by way of vegetable oils from Canada & USA .


Dr. Srikrishna Solgudu Ramachandra Trustee

Dr. Srikrishna has an MD in Community Medicine from St. John’s Medical College, Bengaluru and an MPH in International Health and Development from Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, USA. Dr. Srikrishna has over 16 years of experience working in the area of Public Health practice, research and academics.

Dr. Geeta Sandeep Ghag

Dr. Geeta Ghag is MBBS, MS – General Surgery and serves as an Associate Professor in Surgery at Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital (Sion).

Mrs. Sandhya Rajesh Kanchan Trustee

Mrs. Sandhya Kanchan has an MSc degree and she is Executive-Regulatory Affairs at J.B. Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Dr. Janhavi Sanjay RautTrustee

Dr. Janhavi Raut is the R&D Director, Beauty & Personal Care S&T at Unilever R&D India, having worked with Unilever R&D in different capacities since 1998. She has a PhD. and M.S. in Chemical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University, USA and completed her B. Tech. in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. Dr. Raut has 21 publications to her credit and has filed over 26 patents of which 20 have been granted.

Dr. Dayashankar R. Maurya Trustee

Dr. Dayashankar Maurya has a PhD in Public Policy (Health Policy) from Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore. He is trained as a physician, and has Masters degrees in Business Administration (Hospital and Healthcare management), and in Public Policy (Health and Social Policy) from the National University of Singapore. Currently he is Assistant Professor and Chairperson Healthcare Management program and International Relations at T. A. Pai Management Institute Manipal, one of the top 15 management institutes in India.

Mrs. Chanda Neeraj Kathuria Trustee

Mrs. Chanda Kathuria is a full-time faculty at R.A.Podar College, visiting faculty at Welingkar Institute of Management and a Director at an IT company in Mumbai.  She has completed her Masters in Commerce and a Diploma in Higher Education from the University of Mumbai and has an MBA in International Business from the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI).


Mr. Arindam MukherjeeTrustee

Mr. Arindam Mukherjee has over 26 years of experience in leading, creating & growing businesses across sectors. He holds an Engineering Degree in Electronics & Communications from University of Mysore, India and has various executive leadership programs from Wharton, INSEAD and Management Centre Europe, Brussels. Mr. Mukherjee spent the majority of his working experience at Philips Healthcare (18+yrs), GE Healthcare and his last position was Vice President, Global Head for Cardiovascular. In 2014, he started up InnovHealth B.V. with special focus on Reverse engineering, Affordable Healthcare (for emerging countries) and commercialization of growth for new innovative companies.