Advisor Meenaz Kassam inaugurating Igatpuri centre
Chairperson Dilbur Parakh with some of Aseema's oldest stude
Chairperson Dilbur Parakh
Trustee Nicola D receiving young achiever award
Trustee Nicola D with Pre Prim children

Name of the trustees

Aseema’s work is led by a team of four trustees with the guidance of a board of eminent advisors. They bring with them qualifications and experience from varied fields of work and share a common belief in the cause Aseema strives towards.

Our Trustees :

Ms. Dilbur Parakh

Chairperson and Trustee

Advocate, Human Rights Background
Former Legal Officer for Asia and the Pacific of the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ), Geneva, Switzerland


Ms. Neela Kapadia


Photographer, Documentary Film Maker


Ms. Preeti Kundalia


Chairperson – Prerna Foundation


Ms. Sharvari Dhobale


Director – TUNI Interiors

Our Advisors :

Ms. Ashu Suyash



Mr. Asoke Basak

Former Chairman, Maharashtra State Electricity Board


Mr. Behram Sabawala

Chartered Accountant
Chief Financial Officer, Tata Africa Holdings.


Ms. Bhaswati Mukherjee

Former Ambassador of India to UNESCO
Former Ambassador of India to the Netherlands


Ms. Farida Lambay

Co-founder & Trustee – Pratham
Former Vice Principal, College of Social Work, Nirmala Niketan, Mumbai


Ms. Feruzi Anjirbag

Development Communications Professional
Former Manager - AXIS, Xavier Institute of Communications (XIC), St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai


Mr. Fredun DeVitre

Advocate, High Court, Mumbai


Dr. Indra Munshi

Former Head of Dept, Sociology, University of Mumbai