Partha is the CEO of Reach India working for improving health, livelihoods and social empowerment of poor women, adolescent girls and youth. Prior to this he spearheaded the programme wing of NFIas Senior Director. He has masters in Rural Management (PGDRD from Xavier Institute, Ranchi) and has been a fellow at the Public Health Institute, Ca and CUNY, USA. Partha possesses rich leadership experience of the civil society organizations with more than 27 years of experience and specializes in health and livelihoods, especially micro enterprise promotion and skills training for making youth employable.