Dr. K. K. Upadhyay

Senior Management Professional


A seasoned professional with over 3 decades of experience in the development sector across Corporate, Not For-Profits and Government.

A seasoned professional with over 3 decades of experience in the development sector across Corporate, Not For-Profits and Government, Dr. Upadhyay is an expert in community development, health, education, child rights, livelihoods promotion, poverty reduction, inclusive development, gender, policy research, water, sanitation and hygiene initiatives. He has served as Guest Faculty at Institute of Chartered Accountant India (Certificate Course on CSR), Sharda University, Amity University, Tara Livelihood Academy and MIT-Gurgaon.

Dr. K.K. Upadhyay is skilled in handling large workforces, maintaining peaceful & amicable work environment in the organization and initiating measures for the benefit of people in the organization, trained Moderator & Facilitator with experience in driving capacity building & skill up-gradation of personnel through trainings, workshops and seminars. He has hands-on expertise in networking with project partners, government, funding agencies & civil societies, an effective communicator with good relationship management skills.

Dr. K.K. Upadhyay is presently associated with Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), Delhi as Head – Corporate Social Responsibility since Dec’11, where he has successfully organized workshops, discussions and seminars to propagate the new Corporate Social Responsibility domain as per Companies Act 2013, has engaged in documenting and publishing books, papers and articles and organized trainings, handholding of corporate, FICCI CSR awards achieving excellence in quality, competitiveness, transparency, accountability and business-government-civil society partnerships

Academically, Dr. Upadhyay has done Post-Graduation in Rural Management (PGDRM) from Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) in 1982 and Bachelor of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry (Honours) from G. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Uttarakhand in 1980