About Us

Adding up the value of their expertise, our team is a group of young and dedicated people running with an aim to change the society.

Founder, Ms. Geeta Katyal Ms. Katyal comes from a management background and has been working as a Director with a real estate company called Investors Clinic, since its inception (2009). Being an accomplished Real Estate personnel, she has fulfilled innumerable dreams in many ways, be it her comrades or clients.

Ms. Katyal is sensitive to society issues and does not believe in fatality, which is one of the biggest reasons that she came up with Shubh Aarambh to support, serve, educate and advocate the weaker sections of our society. She has a strong vision and a solid personal value-set that gives her a tough sense of commitment for helping the needy and other deprived groups.

Ms. Katyal says… the best feeling of contentment is, when I am happy because I have made somebody else happy! With a thoughtful name like “Shubh Aarambh”, she endeavours to create a purposeful beginning in the lives of the deprived, via charitable activities that will bring a vital change in their present and future. As a Founder, she is responsible for Governing, Strategic Planning and Processing, and makes sure that Shubh Aarambh’s mission is carried out effectively.

Co Founder, Ms. Bhawna Katyal, is currently working as a Director of the Human Resource Department in real estate company, Investors Clinic. Having a rich experience in handling professionals, she sure recognizes the art of fitting people in appropriate jobs.

She has taken on an increasingly prominent role as a development implementer of Shubh Aarambh. She empowers herself and her staff, enables the NPO Volunteers to know and do their jobs efficiently and encourages them to learn and grow by helping the weaker sections of the society.

She resolves Organizing, Implementation, Monitoring and measurement of key processes and results, keeping the organization’s mission and vision in mind.

Board of Advisors

Mr. Manoj K. Juyal - Patron (Panchtatwa -The law of creation), Master and Patron in the field of Vastu and Astrology since last 16 years. He has magnified the interrelation in his intensive research, the various common principles of Vastu and Astrology.

He has mastered in his field on various aspects like Medical, Gemini and Mundane Astrology, besides Predictive and Remedial Astrology.

Ms. Sakshi Rastogi Katiyal - Director , Ms. Katiyal, Chairperson and Promoter of a developer company called Home and soul. She is a perfectionist. Whatever she puts her hands in up till date, has customarily exhibited flawless results, be it at the operational level or in client relations. Her implacability and setting excessively high performance standards, accompanied by overly critical self-evaluations and concerns has set major ethos in the organization. Her virtues and righteousness are her ideal guiding lights.

She allied with Ms. Geeta Katyal, with a mission to empower poor children and other unprivileged people to break the vicious Cycle of Poverty by offering them access to health, education and community growth services and thus paves an all-inclusive path from poverty to prosperity.

Ms. Anshu Khattar - Senior Manager, Operations (Investors Clinic)

She has experience in various organisations like “Book For All”, volunteering to provide education to the under-privileged and training the children for mainstream schooling. Apart from education, she also has been taking care of Cancer patients, as she worked with AIMS, clinical research team.

Ms.Priyanka Sharma - President (Panchtatwa- The Law Of Creation)

Interior Designer, Vastu Consultant and an Astrologer by Profession, she is also the President of Rishikul Welfare Society, who manages this temple as well as Ashram (Srinagar, Uttarakhand). The Ashram is offering Medical services, Educational support, financial aid, Astro- Vastu camp, and other facilities and training to the villagers.

Mr.Akshit Kapoor - Secretary (Panchtatwa- The Law Of Creation & Joint Secretary Rishikul Welfare Society)

A Civil Engineer, Interior Designer, Vastu Consultant and an Astrologer by Profession, he joined Panchtatwa in 2006 and has been successfully serving the society, till date.


Vision :

A happy, healthy and creative child, Young, Women, Adult, Old whose rights are protected and honored in a society that is built on respect for dignity, justice and equity for all.

Mission :

Work as a catalyst in bringing change in the lives of thousands of underprivileged and marginalised children, youth, women and old by addressing their basic needs. Enable the civil society across the world to engage proactively in the change process, through the philosophy of civic driven change. Adopt highest standards of governance, to emerge as a leading knowledge, technology driven, innovative and scalable international development organization.



She is a judicious and dynamic leader with hands on experience in Operations, Marketing, Sales and Client Relations. Her contribution towards developing projects, whether residential or commercial, is tremendous. She leads the company towards a brighter future with her talent to build partnerships and broader business relationships.
Prior to Home & Soul, she was engaged in spearheading Client Relations and Operations for the Real Estate Brokerage leader, Investors Clinic.

With a Bachelor's Degree in Commerce from Delhi University and a Diploma in Fashion Designing from ONGC Polytechnic, Sakshi brings with her rich academic and experiential knowledge.

Anil Khadkiwala

Head Development

Associated with the construction industry for over 34 years with sharp acumen in Project Management, Structural Consultancy and Commercial functions.
Prior to H&S, he was leading Construction development in Supertech for Supernova as Project Head. He is a Civil Engineer from Delhi College of Engineering.

Manoj Joshi

VP Construction Coordination (PMC)

Holds over 20 years of experience in Project Management and delivery of campuses, base builds fit-outs across institutional and corporate real estate sectors. He directs and monitors the step by step execution of all the endeavors from initial designing, its envisaging, quality deliverance, final completion and timely hand over.
Prior to H&S, he led the Construction Coordination team in the 3C Company as an AVP. Manoj is a B. Arch. from School of Planning and Architecture, Delhi and is registered with Council of Architecture.

Prawin Singh

Head Procurement & Commercial

Holds a comprehensive 18+ years of experience in managing business operations for executing Procurement & Compliance Management in the Infrastructure Development / IT & ITES / Computer Software industries. He is a proactive leader with refined business insight to facilitate people management, organizational development, start-up operations and talent acquisition. Prior to H&S, he was leading P&C in The 3C Company as AVP.

He is a Commerce Graduate from Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.

Gaurav Mathur

Financial Advisor

Brings with him more than 14 years in the field of finance, auditing, strategy and taxation. He has, over the years acquired the expertise in financial planning. Prior to H&S, he worked with Investors Clinic as Vice President Finance since 2011. Having pursued his professional qualification as CA DISA from ICAI, Gaurav majored in Strategic Business Planning.
He acquired Master's degree in Commerce from Hindu College.

Rakesh Arora

Head Finance & Accounts

Has extensive background in the entire gamut of F&A across organizations. He brings with him more than 14 years of valuable work experience in diversified industries. Prior to H&S, he had been the Associate Director F&A of Real Estate / Education segment for Jindal Steel and Power Limited.

Rakesh is a Commerce Graduate from Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), Delhi University and is a qualified CA & CWA.

Ajay Chugh

VP Sales & CRM

Worked as a veteran in the Real Estate Industry with over 22 years of experience in Sales, Marketing and Client Relations in South as well as North India markets including over seven years in land sourcing in the early 90's. He has a team approach in achieving organizational objectives and enhancing productivity.
Having graduated from Scindia School, Gwalior, Ajay pursued a Bachelor's Degree in Commerce from the Delhi University. His vast experience, knowledge and subject matter expertise in the industry has been paramount for Home & Soul as an organization as well as for our clients.

Lokesh Patodia

Head Legal & Compliance

Holds vast experience of over 14 years in the Real Estate industry with expertise in litigation and non-litigation (Para-legal).
His expertise in Documentation, Land acquisition, Due Diligence and Internal processes is paramount to the organization's judiciousness towards corporate governance. Prior to H&S, he led the legal team of TDI Infracorp Company as Sr. Legal Consultant. Lokesh holds a Post-Graduation in Law (LLM) and Commerce (M. Com).