our people

“The world is evolving at a fast pace following Darwinian theory. We all are part of it, so is the larger society. This metamorphosis is applicable for women worldwide, unfortunately women needs to catch up with this transformation. I am looking for not the Best answer to pep up this change but the Right answer to address the issue. And the Right answer is the birth of DITO ( Drop In the Ocean) in India. It is a collaborative approach not an individual endeavour, a synonymous for right kind of act at right moment and engaging diverse stakeholders and a belief that the world will be looked as one”

- Sahana Bhowmick (Founder Director)

Sahana Bhowmick

Founder Director

Sahana Bhowmick has as experience of working with the development sector for almost two decades. She started her professional career in 2002 with an assignment with HelpAge India, Kolkata.

Ushree Roy

Director

Graduated from London School of Economics with a Masters in “Social Policy and Development” and a MBA in HRM from Jadavpur University, backed by 12 years of extensive experience in various aspects of social development.

Saumyajit Guha

Director

Saumyajit Guha has 15 years of experience with recognized proficiency in: Business Incubation and Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Development, Market Research & Analysis, Process Migration, Operations, Business Analysis.

Xander van Meerwijk

Founder and Chairman of Dito foundation Netherlands

Xander has a corporate background and since 1985. He is an entrepreneur and owner of several companies. In 2000 he was accorded Entrepreneur of the Year Award in The Netherlands, primarily due to the social impact of his companies created.

Nico Korswagen

Treasurer DITO Netherlands

After his Master in Business Administration he joined several big corporations and presently serving at several management positions. Since 1995 he is active as Director of several companies and financial director of DITO Netherlands .

Sahana Bhowmick

Founder Director

Sahana Bhowmick has as experience of working with the development sector for almost two decades. She started her professional career in 2002 with an assignment with HelpAge India, Kolkata.

Ushree Roy

Director

Graduated from London School of Economics with a Masters in “Social Policy and Development” and a MBA in HRM from Jadavpur University, backed by 12 years of extensive experience in various aspects of social development.

Saumyajit Guha

Director

Saumyajit Guha has 15 years of experience with recognized proficiency in: Business Incubation and Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Development, Market Research & Analysis, Process Migration, Operations, Business Analysis.

Xander van Meerwijk

Founder and Chairman of Dito foundation Netherlands

Xander has a corporate background and since 1985. He is an entrepreneur and owner of several companies. In 2000 he was accorded Entrepreneur of the Year Award in The Netherlands, primarily due to the social impact of his companies created.

Nico Korswagen

Treasurer DITO Netherlands

After his Master in Business Administration he joined several big corporations and presently serving at several management positions. Since 1995 he is active as Director of several companies and financial director of DITO Netherlands .

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