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Specialties: Client acquisition and management; Strategic thinker; Overall CSR strategy and engagements, programme design, partnerships, evaluations and reporting;Values-based social and environmental communications; Research & External Assessments; Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E); Grant/Financial Management; Advocacy & Policy; Resource Mobilisation.
Abhishek is passionate about engaging with corporations, international foundations and non-profits, developmental agencies and local governments over their specific needs and challenges around CSR, community development, stakeholder relations, improved returns on social investments; to wider social and environmental concerns. He loves to ideate & co-create CSR strategies, stakeholder engagements, sustainable programmatic interventions, research & assessments, communications.
He has two decades of rich and diverse experience in managing the entire project-cycle management and successfully delivered 200+ multi-stakeholder initiatives across India, mostly proving end-to-end support while serving in numerous strategic capacities at advisory, corporate and international non-profit firms. Some of these include Godrej Industries, Godrej & Boyce, Vedanta, HCL, Times Foundation (the CSR arm of Times of India Group), Genesis Burson Marsteller (GBM)-South Asia, Coca Cola, Adobe, Microsoft, Aircel, Vodafone, GlaxoSmithKline, Micronutrient Initiative (MI), Solidaridad Network (SN), America India Foundation (AIF) and The Asia Foundation (TAF) among others.
These initiatives have cut across various thematic areas, positively affected countless lives, created sustainable community projects, provided strategic direction and support to the senior managements, helped create appropriate communications and enhanced overall reputation for clients.
Prior to founding SUSCO in 2015, Abhishek successfully led upon Ethica Strategy (India), transformed now to SUSCO, along with Peter ter Weeme (Founder) for several years.