The Names, addresses, Occupation and the designation of the present member of the governing Body, to whom the management of the Society is entrusted as required under section 2 of the “Society Regulation Act, 1860”.
SPARK Governance (Executive Council)

 

PRESIDENT

RAJ GUPTA:

Ph.D,FNASc.FNAAS is president of the SPARK. He earlier served with ICAR  as Asst. Director General (soils), OSD-NAIP(ICAR), Regional Facilitator,   CIMMYT -RWC ,Regional SLM Coordinator ICARDA-   Tashkent , Team  Leader CIMMYT-India and Borlaug Institute for South  Asia (BISA).  He  specializes  in conservation agriculture, land    reclamation,use of low quality   irrigation waters, soil , health and climate change adptation

ADDRESS: B-4/205 -F/F,Safdarjung ,Enclave, New Delhi-110029

E-mail : rajbisa2013@gmail.com
Mob : 9711009365

VICE PRESIDENT

SATYABRATA MAITI : 

M. Sc. (Ag), Ph. D. Freelance Consultant (With FA & QCI), Former Director: ICAR-Directorate of  Medicinal   and Aromatic Plants Research (1999-2014) ,   Former  Project Coordinator: AICRP on Betelvine &   AICRP   on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants,  Consultant: Quality Council of  India,  INTERNATIONAL CONSULTANT : FAO, UNIDO,ADB  Funded Projects;   

Address:  C-1/202 Orchid Skywards, Opposite ELECON garden, Bakrol-  anand  Road, Bakrol 388315,  Anand, Gujarat   

Mob:+919408035761 & +91 9429649294

Email: satyabratamaiti@hotmail.com;maiti.satyabrata@gmail.com

 

EXECUTIVE SECRETARY

RAJENDRA CHOUDHARY :

 Ph.D. Consultant, World Agroforestry Centre  (ICRAF), South Asia, Former Consultant and project  Coordinator (Lentil), ICARD, Former Head, Environmental Sciences, IARI, New Delhi,  Consultant, World Bank Member, Prime Minister’s  Expert Committee on Impacts of Climate Change, Member, Indo-Jordan Agricultural Technical; specialises in impact of climate change on  agriculture, integrated pest management

Address: EA 41, 1st Floor, Inderpuri, New Delhi-110012;

Email: r.choudhary@cgiar.org; rc_env@rediffmail.com; rc252017@gmail.com.

                                       Mob :91 9868414305    

 

TREASURER

RAJENDRA PRASHAD SINGH :
Ph.D. Former Principal Scientist (Agro.) Director, Directorate of Maize Research, IARI Pusa Campus, New Delhi-110012
Address: B3, Ground Floor, RPS PALM, Sector 88, Nahar Par (Greater Faridabad—121002
Email: rpsg@hotmail.com;
 Mob:+91 9668581536

 

 

MEMBER

SANGIT KUMAR :
Ph.D., former Principal Scientist (Pl. Pathology), Directorate of Maize  Research, IARI Pusa Campus, New Delhi-110012

 Address: B-44, 10, suruchi Nagar, Kotra, Sultanabad, Bhopal (MP)- 467002
Email: kumar_sangit@yahoo.co.in;
Mob:+91 9179553831; Res. 0755 26772

 

MEMBER

 DR. N.N.SINGH :

  Ph. D Pl. Breeding & Genetics, Former Vice-Chancellor, Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi,, Director, Directorate of Maize Research, IARI, New Delhi is renound maize breeder and has many varieties to his credit; Fellow NAAS and Secretary, TAAS.

Address:  Secretary, Trust for Advancement of Agricultural Sciences, Avenue II, IARI, Pusa Campus, New Delhi 110012; Flat No. 4344 (First Floor), Block ‘B’, Pocket 5&6, Vasant Kunj,      New Delhi 110070;

                                     Tel: Off. (011) 65437870; Cell: 8800568920; Fax: (011) 25843243;

                                    Email: taasiari@gmail.com; nnsingh1943@yahoo.com

MEMBER

   DR.C DEVAKUMAR :

 Ph.D. Agril. Chemistry, Assistant Director General (EP & D),ICAR; Fellow NAAS, Consultant to National Agricultural Innovation Project (NAIP), ICAR, New Delhi 2013-14. FAO TCDC Expert, Sri Lanka, (2014-16); Consultant, Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, Canada, to the research of  TO THE RESEARCH OF Agrochemicals (covering aromachemicals, botanical pesticides, insecticides, antifungal and nematicidal products, insecticide synergists, chemical hybridizing agents and neem coated urea). Dr Devakumar is one of the pioneers in                                                            development of need coated urea for slow release of nitroges to the crop.

                                   Address: A-61, Second Floor, Inderpuri, New Delhi 110012;

                                   Tel: Res. (011) 25833879, Cell: 8010509335, 9811859111;

                                   Email: cdevakumar@gmail.com; cdevakumar@yahoo.com

 

 

MEMBER

PANKAJ BIHARI JHA :

Ph.D. Former Chief Scientist & Head, (Pl. Breeding &  Genetics), Rajendra Agricultural University, Pusa,  Samastipur-848125, Bihar. Pioneer Maize Breeder,  developing 1st QPM Maize Hybrid in India. 

Address: Flat C-3-603, Block Saraswati-3, Ambedkar Dental College Jalalpur City,  Danapur      cum Khagol, Patna-801503
                                     Email: pankajbihari.jha@gmail.com;
                                     Mob: +91 9431834068

MEMBER

RAM KEWAL PRASHAD SINGH :
Ph.D.; MBA, Former Prof. (Agril. Economics), Rajendra Agricultural  University, Pusa, Samastipur-848125, Bihar  & Advisor, Farmers’ Commission, Govt. of Bihar, Freelance Consultant (With CGIAR Institutions & FAO)
Address: 101 Jagriti Nagar Shivam Heritage Khajpura Rukunpura, B.V.College, Danapur, Patna-800014 
Email:rkpsingh2k3@rediffmail.com;
Mob: +91 9934870914

MEMBER

BASANT KUMAR SINHA : 
MBBS, MS, Practicing  Physician & Surgeon in service of  Mankind; actively involved in participatory agricultural  research and dedicated social service.

Address: Ujala, Khajpura Rukunpura, B.V.College, Danapur, Patna-800014
Mob:+94 9431207974

 

MEMBER

PRABHAT KUMAR :
 MBA, Academic entrepreneur, Assoc. Prof.  Fitjee, New Delhi;  actively involved in social service and upliftment of farming   community.

Address: 2B/331, Near Mewar College, Vasundhara, Ghaziabad,  Uttar Pradesh -201012
Email:kdotp16@gmail.com;
Mob: +91 9871719643

 

MEMBER-LEGAL

NIREETI GUPTA :
B.A.LL.B; LL.M (NYU). Specializes in Competition, Innovation   &  Information Laws. Conducted legal research with Prof. Christopher Jon Sprigman on copyright issues and assisted in  re-expressing The Bluebook system of citation and creation of  the book called the “The Indigo Book”. Worked with Bressler  Law Pllc, New York  to advise clients on issues concerning  intellectual property rights and media laws. With CLARO (New York) worked on violations of process serving & debt  collection laws. She worked on U.S. immigration laws in the  Immigrant Defence Project, with Pro Bono, New York. Currently advising clients on Trademark issues in New Delhi

                                     Address: C-1, Flat No. 1459, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi- 110070
                                      E mail:nireeti.gupta@gmail.com ;
                                      Mob: +91 9717496767

MEMBER-AUDIT

JINESH KUMAR JAIN :
 FCA, membership No 093923, an experienced CA  has done Internal Audit, Statutory Audit and  Company  Law Compliance Audit of various Private  Limited Companies, Nationalised Banks, Insurance Co.  & Govt. Institutions. b and Tax audit of different  firms and concerns.

Address: Jinesh Jain & Co. ,3,3rd Floor Community Centre, Indl. Area, Lawrance, Road, Delhi- 110035. 
Email:cajineshjain@yahoo.co.in;
Mob: +91 9911912290, 9811190279;  011- 27183839 (Off.)