Prateep C.

Associate Director- Institutional Relations at Grameen Foundation India



Prateep Chakraborty is a seasoned development professional with 19 years of deep experience in livelihoods, education and health sectors. Currently as an Associate Director for Institutional Relations, Grameen Foundation in India, Prateep provides strategic leadership for the institutional relations, business development and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) partnerships vertical. His work in this position centers on new business development and grants management and spans thematic areas such as financial inclusion, maternal and child health and nutrition and women entrepreneurship development with low income populations. He is responsible for ensuring a high standard of strategic program development, implementation and operations in India. Prior to Grameen Foundation, Prateep worked with large international and national organisations such as CBM (Christoffel Blindenmission, and Magic Bus India Foundation ( For the last ten years of his professional career, Prateep has dealt with high value donors, planned donor acquisitions, converted potential funding to actual year on year funding, and scaled up programs (outreach, number of clients, program funds). Additionally, with the help of his team, a number of which he helped recruit and train, embarked on a three year strategic plan to harmonise organisational program strategies to partner strengths and performance (in the process phased out partnerships that were not working, managed relationships and frayed tempers! And commenced new partnerships) and line managed a large team of advisors and consultants to zero in on a well thought out and implementable business plan.


  • development
  • reproductive health
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • financial services
  • banking & finance budgeting
  • citi foundation
  • india
  • nepal
  • sri lanka
  • united states
  • new zealand
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries

Interested in learning more about this Devex member?

With a Recruitment Account, you can view the full profile & CV for this member and other professionals around the world. Click here to know more!

Already a member? Just sign in.

Or join to message other community members on Devex.

People Also Viewed

  • Consultant- Development Programs; Executive Director,...