Mr. Pooran Chandra Pandey

UN Global Compact Network India as its Executive Director based in New Delhi

Governing Board of Committee
Executive Director, United Nations Global Compact Network India,New New Delhi. Credited with pioneering the notion of involving civil society, businesses and government through consensus building approach for inclusive social dividends, Pooran has led launch of national public service campaigns such as Lead India, Teach India and the social impact awards. Specializing both in development and humanitarian assistance domains, he also has chaired and co-chaired various task forces and committees of the Government of India leading up to national policy on voluntary sector, implementation of UN Handbook, nongovernmental charter of good governance, rationalization of policies for nongovernmental organizations, and foreign contribution regulation act. Some of the key leadership positions that he has held over the years include: Executive Assistant to Vice Chairman, Ispat Industries Limited, Chief Executive Officer, Voluntary Action Network India and Director, Times Foundation, Times of India Group. He currently heads UN Global Compact Network India as its Executive Director based in New Delhi.