Dr. B. B. Panigrahi IRS (Retd)
Chief Mentor, Trident Group of Institutions
Chief Executive Officer, Dinabandhu Foundation(Indevin & SkillEM)

The Management of the foundation is presently led by Dr. B.B.Panigrahi, a retired senior bureaucrat of Govt of India. He had a long career of 35 years in Indian Revenue Service(IRS).

A visionary philanthropist and a successful strategist, Dr. Panigrahi has always been a pro-bono pillar of support of the foundation. After his retirement, he has been directly leading the foundation’s activities for the last 5 years.

Smt Smitarani Panigrahi
Chairperson, Trident Group of Institutions
Managing Trustee, Dinabandhu Foundation

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.