Vinod Daniel is the CEO and Managing Trustee of India Vision Institute. He is also Chairman of the Board of AusHeritage, Australiaâ€™s International Heritage Industry Network. He was a Board Member of the Australia India Council, Department for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australia, for the period 2005-2011. He is the recipient of the H V Desai Eye Hospital Golden Eye ACOIN Award in 2012 and The Indo Australian Award in 2010.
Abhishek Kalbarga General Manager Operations Read More
Abhishek manages the operations at IVI. He has previously worked with Lawrence & Mayo and Ben Franklin optical retail chains for over eight years as Professional Services Manager responsible for retail marketing and technical training. Abhishek holds a Post Graduate degree in Optometry from the BVMC - School of Optometry in Pune
Shekhar Nambiar General Manager, Education & Communications Read More
Shekhar Nambiar is General Manager, Education and Communications. His role at India Vision Institute includes developing and leading communication strategies across platforms - print, TV and social media. He has been contributing, through strategic proactive communications, to building and consolidating IVIâ€™s national and international institutional alliances and networks. In addition to the promotion of Brand IVI, Mr Nambiar coordinates Education activities and programs, online forums and panel discussions. He comes with a background in journalism, industry and the NGO sector, and is an experienced public affairs expert with international and national organisations. He has worked for the US Embassy, International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Canada, Council on Health Research for Development, Geneva, World Wide Fund for Nature, and the Australian High Commission in Delhi as Senior Adviser, Public Affairs & Cultural Relations, and later as Senior Media Adviser. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Science and postgraduate degrees in Communications (MA) and Management (MBA).
Kumudha Thirunavukkarasu Head - Strategic Program & Partnerships Read More
Senior Program Manager
Kumudha obtained her Bachelor degree in Clinical Optometry from The Tamilnadu Dr.MGR medical university, Chennai. She is currently pursuing her Fellowship in British Dispensing Optics at The Sankara Nethralaya Academy, Chennai. She also completed 'Mastermind In-Campus' Training Program conducted by Baush and Lomb (India) Pvt. Ltd. She is responsible for various vision screening and few grant writing activities at IVI.
Apoorva Kaushik is Program Manager for North India, with the responsibility for managing, organizing and conducting community vision screenings. Ms Kaushik holds a a post-graduate in Optometry from RIMT University and graduated from TMU, Moradabad. She has also completed a diploma in Optometry from Gandhi Eye Hospital, Aligarh, UP. Apoorva brings with her an experience of six years in Optometry and has worked with Essilorluxottica as Professional Services Executive and with Lenskart as Assistant Manager, Training. She has also been involved in rural eye health projects, including the RAAHI Program for truck drivers.
Sivakamasundari MJ, Program Officer, completed her Bachelors in Optometry from SRM Medical College, SRM University, Kattankulatur, Chennai. She has interned at Lawrence and Mayo optical retail chains, Rajan Eye care, Vision Aid (Binocular Vision Clinic) and SRM Hospital, Chennai. She is currently pursuing her MBA Hospital Management and PGDM at Madurai Kamarajar University. At IVI, she leads teams for vision screening programs.
Muthulakshmi Program Officer and is involved in our vision screening programs. She has a Bachelor's degree in Optometry and has interned at Vasan Eye Care Hospitals in Tirupur and Chennai. She has earlier worked with EyePlus Clinic,Tirupur.
Thulasi M is program officer involved in IVI's vision screening programs. She holds a bachelor's degree in optometry from The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai and has previously interned at Vasan Eye Care Hospital, Chennai.
Saranyalakshmi K is Program Officer and is involved in our vision screening programs. She holds a bachelor's degree in Optometry from SRM institute of Science and Technology. She has two years of experience at Aravind Eye Hospital, Chennai Hide
Jenet A J is Program Officer at India Vision Institute. She completed her bachelor's degree in optometry and internships with Susruta School of Optometry and Visual Sciences and Giridhar Eye Institute, Kochi.
Antony Mano is responsible for all Production and Designing work related to IVI. He has a Bachelor's degree in Visual Communication. Prior to joining IVI he has worked with Sun Network for 8 years in Post Production Department.
Varun Nambiar is Communications Specialist with India Vision Institute.
He has written extensively on a range of strategic matters, including on
health and development issues. Varun holds a postgraduate degree in
Laws which he obtained from the South Asian University.