Announcing India’s First SROI + Social Value Accredited Trainer

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We are proud to announce that Jignesh Thakkar has become the first Accredited SROI + Social Value Trainer in India.

Jignesh is a Corporate Social Responsibility and Development sector professional with an MA in Social Work from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, Maharashtra, a Gold Medallist in Bachelors of Social Work from Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat and Bachelor of Law from Gujarat University, Gujarat.

Jignesh is passionate to work on developmental issues, strategic program development, project cycle management, concurrent monitoring, zero tolerance operations, responsible resource management, and fruitful networking. He has extensive knowledge of working on grant-funded projects, self-sustaining projects and revenue generating projects.

Jignesh has 11 years of extensive experience in the development sector with a focus on poverty alleviation, livelihood, education, community development, capacity building, governance and other allied development sector areas. He is self-motivated with strong communication, problem-solving, negotiating, team building and management skills.

Currently, Jignesh works at KPMG and has extensively worked with various clients in areas of CSR. He led the project on Social Return On Investment and institutionalized SROI framework, the first of its kind in India and since then has led similar engagement for various other clients. He has so far carried out 12 SROI in India. He is also instrumental in setting up of India’s first social fund focused on Health.

You can contact Jignesh at jigneshthakkar@kpmg.com.

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