Sudhir K Sinha is the CEO and Chief Coach at CSR Inc, a leading CSR Consulting firm in India. He founded the organization Centre for Sustainability and Responsibility Inc (CSR Inc). He holds Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Development from XISS.
Sudhir, LEAD Fellow, is a specialist and practitioner, having a career of over 33 years in development and CSR sector. He headed and led CSR and Sustainability functions of larger Indian & MNC organization such as Tata Steel, Cipla Ltd, Reliance – Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group, Moser Baer and ArcelorMittal.
Sudhir, a follower of Mahatma Gandhi, has introduced a working concept of Transformational CSR against Transactional Philanthropy and been engaged in promoting and advancing the agenda of Transformational CSR. Also, he has presented a social theory of ‘Underlying Impacts’, a critical indicator for CSR and development projects.
He is a Founder Member of the Human Rights and Business Resource Group (HRBRG). He is associated with PwC as ‘Advisor’ to its Responsible Business Advisory ((RBA) Practice.
He holds positions as a member and advisor in various national level strategic committees and forums in India. He was honoured with CSR leadership award 2012 at Blue Dart Global CSR Award for his contributions.
Represented India and participated in the formulation of ISO 26000. Served the Expert Group on Development of National Voluntary Guidelines on Social, Economic and Environmental Responsibility of Businesses in India (NVGs).
He has domain expertise in CSR, Sustainability, Human Development, Human Rights, Stakeholder management; Environmental Management System; Natural resource & Joint Forestry Management; Water & Sanitation, Agriculture, Women empowerment, Public health, Conflict Resolution (corporate-community); Perception Management; Resettlement & Rehabilitation; Volunteering, Advocacy; Sustainability Communications & Reporting.
His articles and thoughts have been published and captured in various magazines and newspapers. Possesses effective communication, interpersonal and relationship management skills.
He can be reached @sudhirsinha60