455, 4th Floor, Aggarwal Metro Heights, Netaji Subhash Place, Pitampura, New Delhi, 110034
011-47565882, 011-49039350

Gaheli Center of Research and Development Pvt. Ltd.

(En ISO 9001:2015, 14001:2015 Certified Company)
(En OHSAS 18001:2007 Certified Laboratory)

Management Structure

Dr. Varsha Pandey
Managing Director

Completed her M.Sc. in Environmental Science and second Masters in Disaster Management from University of Lucknow. She also completed her Ph.D from the Dept. of Environmental Science from the same university on Hexavalent Chromium (Cr 6+) discharge in relation to tannery industry of Unnao. She joined United Nations Development Programme (UNDP India), Regional office- Lucknow as Programme officer of Disaster Risk Reduction Project (DRR) of Eastern U.P Flood Management Project (Relief and Rehabilitation). She caught the attention of media with her innovation of Grain bank concept. Her idea of research in environment resulted in her association with Srushti Sewa Private Limited which was Category- A rated organization by Quality Council of India (QCI).Her deep knowledge and research carved out the title of Functional Area Expert in Ecology and Bio-diversity by QCI.

She joined G.C.R.D. Pvt Ltd. as Managing Director in 2013. Within a span of three years, she has proved her worth by establishing the wing of Environment division in G.C.R.D. Pvt. Ltd., which earlier was a planning firm. In 2015, she has initiated the research on product development, which was realized in the form of interior home light solutions along with solar light.

Currently, she takes care of administration, research and finance.

Mr. Kumar Ashish
Director

Completed his post-graduation from Delhi School of Economics followed by a Master’s degree in Urban Planning from School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi. He specializes in Development Plan Preparation, Governance and field execution. Earlier, in his academic carrier, he had taken up studies on Measuring Connectivity Using Graph Theory for Maharashtra, Administrative Viability of Districts- A Case Study of Bihar and Planning Interventions for Printing Units of Sanganer. His first assignment on Governance was under Late. K. C. Shivaramakrishnan followed by his appointment at National Institute of Urban Affairs, Ministry of Urban Development on appraisal of JnNURM reforms.

As Director of Gaheli Center of Research and Development Private Limited since 2011, he head the team for central Govt. project of Rajiv Awas Yojana for many cities in Haryana and was able to bring over 250 Crores under the scheme from Ministry. Since then, there have been several planning assignments which earned him the position of Functional Area Expert in Land Use for Category – A by Quality Council of India. He is best observed as a profound researcher and a gentleman-director of the company.