Steering Committee

The FON project is supervised by a Steering Committee comprising of:


Lima Rosalind Independent expert on nature

Lima Rosalind is a Master in Science (Marine Zoology) having over 30 years of experience in the field of wildlife biology, conservation and environment interpretation and environment education....

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Nicolas Idier French Institute in India

Nicolas has been the Head of the Book Office at the Institut Fran├žais en Inde since September 2014, after having held the same position in Beijing at the Embassy of France in China for four years...

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Rupa Gandhi Wildlife Trust of India

Rupa Gandhi is the Joint Director and Chief, Awareness for Conservation and a member of the Executive Management Team at Wildlife Trust of India (WTI)...

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Sujata Parashar Director, FON

Sujata Parashar is a novelist, poet, short story writer and social activist. She has written seven books so far. Her debut novel, In Pursuit of Infidelity (2009) was a bestseller. The second in the series, In Pursuit of Ecstasy (2011)...

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Sumant Batra Founder, FON and Chair

He romances with life, lives his dreams and thinks through his heart. An intuitive multi-tasker, thinker and opinion maker, Sumant is a many-faceted person with accomplishments in diverse spheres...

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