Our Trustees

Prof. Raman Sukumar
Founder and Managing Trustee

“Raman Sukumar is a truly exceptional person – who most probably knows more about elephants than anyone else in the world and who has devoted his professional life to their survival.” - Edward Whitley, Founder, Whitley Awards (Whitley Fund for Nature)....

Prof. N. H. Ravindranath
Trustee

Dr.N.H.Ravindranath is a professor at the Centre for Sustainable Technologies (formerly ASTRA - Application of Science and Technology to Rural Areas) Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore and an Associate Faculty Member with the Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian...

Prof. N. Balakrishnan
Trustee

Prof. Balakrishnan, is the Associate Director of the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. His main areas of research include Aerospace Electronic Systems, Information Security, and Numerical Electromagnetics, High Performance Computing and Networks, Digital Library and...

Thomas Mathew
Trustee

Mr Thomas Mathew was appointed as the Executive Director of ANCF in July 1, 2007 and was subsequently appointed as a Trustee in February 2013. A biochemical engineer and environmental scientist by training with a Bachelor of Technology degree in Chemical Engineering from...