Smt Smitarani Panigrahi
Mrs. Smitarani Panigrahi has been one of the founding trustees of the foundation and has been leading its activities as the Chairperson since its beginning. She is a noted social activist and has been directly responsible to build all education outfits under the Trident Group of Institutions in a self-financing model. She is the key person to conceptualise and form “indevin” , the vertical of the foundation for social re-engineering and innovative implementation of CSR activities for corporates. Separately, she is the Director in the software companies M/s Trident Softech Private Limited and M/s Spatial Planning and Analysis Research Center Private Limited. She is also the Managing Partner of the EPC contract firm M/s Inland Engineers. Mrs. Panigrahi holds a Post-Graduate Degree in Life Sciences and is directly responsible for growth in biotechnology under the foundation.