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Dear Sir/Madam,

Warm Greetings!!
I am writing to express my interest to work in State Resource Centre (SRC) at Centre for Development and
Research (CDR), Hyderabad considering my academic and professional background. I am V Ramesh, pursued PostGraduation Diploma in Rural Management from Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar and having 19
months of insightful experience in the field of Skill Development, Livelihood Promotion, Micro Finance Services,
Fund Raising, Value Chain Development and Report Writing and Documentation.
Through my work as Young Professional for Society for Elimination of Rural Poverty and as National Partnership
Officer for Humana People to People India's Microfinance Project, I have built a strong record of noteworthy
attainments in increasingly more responsible management positions and raised sub-debt of Rs 2 Crore from SIDBI
under IMEF Assistance and held leadership roles in organizing committees of SARAS, DWCRA Bazaar and
Nagaram (recent Gail gas blowout village) Model Village Survey during my short career.
Along with a post graduate diploma in rural management (PGDRM) from Xavier Institute of Management,
Bhubaneswar, one of the premier B-Schools of India and 19 months of hands-on experience in partnership building
for microfinance project, fishery livelihood promotion and skill development, I have the capability to become a core
member of your team. During my post-graduation, I have acquainted myself with a range of skills that would allow
me to blend with the organizations culture, and propel the team to new height of success.
I am on the lookout for an opportunity to utilize my abilities and skills in the best possible way, I am eager to
transfer my skills and experience, where I can make a difference and where Ill also continue to learn and expand
my knowledge-base.
I would like to meet and discuss with you my candidacy in further detail. Please find my resume enclosed for your
Thank you for your time and consideration.

Curriculum vitae
V Ramesh
Male| DOB: 25th August, 1990| Skype ID: ramesh.humana
Mobile: +91- 9160840543
Flat No. UGF-6, 10/9, Navyug Apartment, Kishangarh, Vasant Kunj,
Delhi - 110070.
An accomplished
and performance-driven development professional having 19 months of insightful experience in the field of
Skill Development, Livelihood Promotion, Micro Finance Services, Fund Raising, Business Development, Value
Chain Development and Report Writing and Documentation.
SERP (Society for Elimination of Rural Poverty)|Department of Rural Development, Government of Andhra Pradesh|
Young Professional
November 2013 to present (11 Months)
Project Undertaken: Fishery Value Chain Development
Godavari Mahasamakhya(GMS)
Development of Fisher women producer group with sole objective of enhancing their livelihood income through fishery
value chain development with strong focus on backward linkage first and simultaneously focusing on forward linkage.
Responsibilities included:
Formation of Fisher women producer groups and providing them skill development trainings
Writing livelihood asset creation proposals for NFDB and other possible partners
Micro enterprise development, market linkages, capacity building & livelihood promotion
Successfully negotiated and raised funds from NFDB for livelihood asset creation i.e., transportation vehicles, solar
freezers, small scale productive infrastructure etc.
Project Undertaken: Traditional Rural Artisan Clusters
Development of rural artisan clusters with sole objective of increasing their livelihood income in the domain area which
includes handicrafts and handlooms.
Project Undertaken: Nagaram - Model Village Survey
Member of the Project Implementation/Survey Team of a State Govt. project called "Nagaram-Model Village" and
successfully conducted real time data collection and capture through Tablet. The project is to understand the habitation,
social, economic, health and livelihood related status of the Nagaram village of East Godavari where the GAIL gas
pipeline blowout accident was occurred on 27th June 2014 to develop it as a model village.
Project Undertaken: SARAS, DWCRA Bazaar and Mini DWCRA Bazaar
Led Organizing Team of SARAS Exhibition - 2014, which not only provide a platform for the rural artisans to market
their products in an urban setting but also plays a vital role in helping artisans improve the sale of their products and
understanding consumer preferences held at Visakhapatnam from 26th Sept to 07th Oct, 2014.
Led Organizing Team of Mini DWCRA Bazzar 2014 held at Kakinada from 11th Sept to 14th Sept, 2014
Organizing team member of DWCRA BAZAAR 2014, which provide a platform for the rural artisans to market their
products in an urban setting which held at Shilparamam, Hyderabad from 18th July to 27th
July 2014 to provide marketing opportunities for SHG enterprises.
Project Undertaken : Andhra Pradesh Rural Inclusive Growth Project (APRIGP) in collaboration with World Bank
Wrote Fishery Value Chain component in Project Implementation Plan of APRIGP aiming on a comprehensive multidimensional poverty alleviation strategy by focusing equally on the Livelihoods Value Chain and HD Indicators.
HPPI (Humana People to People India)
National Partnership Officer
March 2013 to October 2013 (8 Months)
Fund raising and building partnerships for Microfinance operations
Responsibilities included:
Securing commercial funds (Debt and Equity) for Microfinance operations.
Creating partnership agreements with national and international companies, foundations and organizations for large scale
projects organizing people to change their lives to gain a better education, health, environment and income.
Identifying possible partners and creating strategies for new possibilities.
Writing business proposals for social projects and public private partnership.
Raised sub-debt of Rs 2 Crore from SIDBI under IMEF Assistance for HPPI Microfinance.

Project Proposal for Sustainable Livelihoods Promotion for the economic and social
empowerment of farmers, women and landless in 35 Villages of Mundgod taluk in Uttar Kannad
district, Karnataka.
(Self-Reliant Initiatives
through Joint Action) To develop innovative feasible strategies for promotion of Self Help Groups in Mundgod.
Preparation of Micro Plan for Attiwari village in Mundgod.
Critical analysis of projects SWASHAKTI contributing in the areas of Financial Inclusion,
Skill Development and Institution Building and Community Based Organisations (CBOs) and
MAATHOTA for sustainable tribal development for poverty alleviation and environment
conservation in Srikakulam & Vizayanagaram districts of Andhra Pradesh by BREDS.
(Bapuji Rural
Enlightenment and
Identification of loopholes in these two projects and formulation of strategies to overcome the
Development Society)
To formulate strategy for successful intervention in a malaria prone village, Andra in
Vizayanagaram District, Andhra Pradesh.
13 months of fulltime experience in cultivating Cali Flower, Tomato and Paddy crops.
Amateur Farmer
Introduced Cali Flower crop to broke Paddy- Tomato crop chain and enhanced the income of
small farmers.
Secured Gold Level in ACARA Challenge, social business solutions competition of University of Minnesota in 2012-13.
Secured II Position in SPARDHA, a social entrepreneurship competition as a part of XPRESSIONS 2012 at XIMB.
Spring Health Live Project-2012: To identify alternative marketing methods to increase the customer base to promote
bacteria free safe drinking water along with Brand Promotion.
Prathiba Award (Gold Medal)from Government of Andhra Pradesh for Academic Excellence in AISSCE in 2007.
Certificate of Merit in Economics for Outstanding Academic Performance in AISSCE from Central Board of
Secondary Education (CBSE) in 2007.
Certificate of Merit for Outstanding Academic Performance in PGDRM (Post Graduation Diploma in Rural
Management) from Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar in 2013.
Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar
6.25 /8.00 (CQPI)
SGS Arts College, Tirupati (Affiliated to Sri Venkateswara University)
67.1 %
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Valasapalii
85.0 %
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Valasapalii
86.0 %
Member of Student Organizing Committee, National Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility, 2012.
Member of Student Organizing Committee, World Humanitarian Day, 2011 & 12 in association with Concern Worldwide.
Participated in the flood relief activities during October 2011, Orissa flood in association with Red Cross.
Treasurer of Social Responsibility Cell of Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar.
Was involved in Young Adult's Education Initiative of Social Responsibility Cell of XIMB.
Full Name
V Ramesh
Date of birth
August 25, 1990
Civil status
Permanent Address
S/O V Reddeppa, 30-165, Krishna Nagar, Punganur, Chittoor (Dist.), Andhra Pradesh - 517247.
I do hereby declare that the above information furnished by me is true and correct to the best of my knowledge.
Date: October 15, 2014
Place: Hyderabad