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HUM Communities, is a social initiative launched by two engineers, Ramesh Vij (79 years young) and Kritarth Malhotra (24 years old) in 2017. We endeavor to support retirees and senagers in their second innings by creating India's first community-based digital platform - a one-stop solution to all their information, companionship, and engagement related needs.

With the supported extended by TCS Foundation India, and wJes Dubai team HUM is been working dedicatedly to build a digital solution for issues faced by the seenagers.

All with a vision to create a more fulfilled life for them. Naya Daur is a one stop portal to address all their aspirations and desires, evoking the feeling that this platform is “made just for me” in them.

Meet our Industry Mentors

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Vibha Corporation

NIPM – India

Business Transformation Consultant

Graphite India Ltd.

Manohar Deshpande

Vibha Corporation

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (Retd.)

Girish Pagare

Graphite India Ltd.

Meet the Team

We made this work, collectively and beautifully!

Network Recruiter

Community Outreach Manager

Network Recruiter

Core Sr. Recruiter

Network Recruiter

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Manohar Deshpande

Vibha Corporation

During my 40 years of work-life, I have worked in the complete spectrum of organisations ranging from the Government undertaking, Private sector company, International Company as well as a Small scale industry. I have a wide knowledge of company operations, HR, Finance etc in addition to being a specialist in MV Switchgear.
I am now running my own company ‘Vibha Corporation’ at Nasik, India manufacturing MV Switchgear.
My goals are;
1]Making this venture a medium scale industry in 5 years
2] Generate own resources to finance further growth in 5 years time.

1]Product Design
-MV Switchgear
-Sheet metal parts

2]Consultancy for establishing new ventures in Switchgear

Shridhar Vyavahare

NIPM – India

BSc,MSW,,LLb, 59 years,Nashik

He has a long 35 years experience of Human Resource Management & Development and currently  associated in different capacities with various Govt/ Non Governmental 

NIPM, MSEDCL, LIC and NIPM DPM TRUST, Minimum Wages Govt Board , National Federation of MSME, Various Industries Labour Laws, HR, Industrial  Relations Advisor.

Guide and Consultant of Various Educational Institutes of Maharashtra,

 He has also taken up short term projects with Shirdi Trust HR Auditor and CoOperative Banks, Grahak Panchayat, Maharashtra in Nashik and completed them with the team of senior citizens by leveraging their expertise and experience. 

Girish Dandige

Business Transformation Consultant

Empanelled Assessor of National Board of Accredition (NBA), New Delhi, India for UG/PG Technical Programs of Engineering Colleges/ B Schools

A Founder Member of DISQ. Contributed in setting up first-of-its kind 125 seat innovation centre at Nashik for solving societal problems using digital technologies with a view to help enhance lives of people. Currently mentoring a few Social Engineering Projects in capacity of Jury

Expertise in strategic, large end-to-end IT Program Delivery enabling CIO/CXOs on governance and transformation programs across multiple geographies and business domains. Couple of projects showcased in World Conferences 

Passionate about academia, people, skill building, innovation and excellence. Natural motivator.

Girish Pagare

Graphite India Ltd.

Girish Pagare is a very influential and has great network in Nashik. He was an integral part of the Kumbhathon team and one of the founding members of DISQ.  He is always open to experiment and open to new ideas around social innovation. Moreover, he has good experience of industry and technology.

Romonika D Sharan

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. (Retired)

Senior Government Officer of the Indian Post and Telecom Finance and Accounts Service with over 25 years of proven track record in driving tangible outcomes and results in large multi-functional organizations. Deep capabilities in organizational leadership and people management, along with stakeholder alignment, consensus building and change management.

Expertise in oversight, monitoring and evaluation of large projects and recognized for combining big-picture thinking with appetite for details. Outstanding networking capabilities across government departments and private sector with robust cross- cultural communication skills, along with empathic understanding of social and economic contexts. Unfazed by negativity or large scale challenges..

Madhumita Tripathy



Heading Scriptur Online Solutions Pvt Ltd, a content management house. Working on content creation, graphics creation, copywriting, editorial services, social media marketing, content marketing.


In my previous role in TCS, I had more than 16 Years’ experience in Program Management, PMO, Large program governance, Customer Management, Process Definition, Deployment and Audits, SEPG, QAG, Software Development, Maintenance.

Dhanashree Chaudhary

Network Recruiter

Dhanashri is an HR Professional who thrives on helping others, paying it forward and going above and beyond with every task. She is enthusiastic about developing new skills on her HR journey. She values learning from others, making genuine connections, helping them and hearing about their passion.
She is a big believer in the ‘Law of attraction’, loves to read self-development books as well as listen to inspirational podcasts.

Megha Lama

Community Outreach Manager

Megha is a content and communications professional with a curiosity that drives her to be a lifelong learner. Being creative and hardworking has paved her path in the field of content writing, social media, as well as the growth and marketing vertical.
She strives to continuously absorb and polish her skills to perform to the best of her abilities.

She is also known for her love for animals and her passion for singing.

Suvarna Morade

Network Recruiter

Suvarna serves as a Sr. Recruiter bringing over 5 years of experience. Suvarna has filled mid-level to executive positions across a variety of industries and geographies utilizing techniques including proactive and reactive candidate searches and referral programs. She currently provides recruiting support to clients by sourcing and screening candidates, conducting interviews, and writing job descriptions.

Vijay Verma

Core Senior Recruiter

Vijay is a 67 years young individual who loves living life to the fullest!
After his retirement from Bank’s service, is now associated with HUM Communities as a Senior Network Recruiter.
He believes in being ‘Re-Tyred’ and wishes to carry the bat through his inning that God has sent him to play.

He is a positive thinker, loves travelling, making new friends and seeks to keep himself engaged throughout the day!

Anubhi Bajpai

Network Recruiter

Anubhi is an HR professional with 2 years of IT/Non IT recruiting experience. In her role as a Network Recruiter at HUM Communities, she provides recruiting support to a diverse range of clients in developing sourcing strategies for both short and long-term purposes, coordinates conducts candidate screening calls as well as places candidates in positions across a wide range of functional areas and compensation levels.