Our Team

OUR TEAM

Honorary Director
Lt Gen Manvender Singh
PVSM, AVSM, VSM

The Visionary behind all activities of Sportseed-Pro, the respected General, is known for his passion for scientific training. He introduced many a visionary change as Commandant of prestigious Indian Military Academy. An avid sports man, the General, was also associated to organise Durand Football Cup, one of India's prestigious Football tournament. The passion to be associated with training, sports and young generation has driven him to be associated with Sportseed-Pro. The focus of the General is to direct the organisation to ensure quality, innovation and science behind all its activity and to help Sportseed-Pro, Dream Big and plan meticulously to fulfil all promises made as an organisation.

Dronacharya Ganguly Prasad
Director Sports Training

Dronacharya Ganguly Prasad:The Dronacharya Badminton coach who is behind Gopichand, Aparna Poppat and many other badminton stalwarts is the brain behind the scientific sports training curriculum of Sportseed-Pro. As a coach he has a unique distinction to train Indian Hockey team. Known for his focus on fitness, Dronacharya Ganguly Prasad love to see young Indians playing on grounds and improving fitness through Sportseed-Pro. The dedicated ‘GURU’ is behind all concepts of Sportseed-Pro way of Sports training and actively participated and shares his knowledge with coaches and young Indians.

Dr Monika Debnath
Director Physical Education

Dr Monika Debnath: The renowned Physical Education expert who was part of prestigious Laxmi Bai National Institute of Physical Education as HOD Yoga and Sports sciences, is the director of Physical education. In India she is not only known to all associated in the field of Physical Education but also respected for her aerobic and Yoga expertise. A Renowned Gymnast by herself, the Director is dedicated to ensure an interactive and scientific curriculum to assess, assist and assure physical fitness. She is actively involved in conceptualisation, workshops and summer camps of Sportseed-Pro.
Also she trains the trainers at Sportseed-Pro Training Hub to ensure quality teaching at every Institution.

Dr Manbendra Bhatyyacharyya
Director Sports Sciences

The Renowned Sports Medicine Specialist, who was also HOD of Sports Medicine Department, Patiala, and associated as Sports Medicine expert with Indian National Football team, is the directional support to Sportseed -Pro, when it comes to science behind training and performance. The correct amalgamation of training, science and passion can only bring out the best out of tomorrows champions. The help of sports medicine, sports nutrition, sports psychology and movement analysis will ensure a comprehensive back up upon which the sports coaches will build the foundation of success.

Shalini Maheshwari
Director Administration

A Law post graduate by degree, she was part of Basket Ball team of Scindia Kanya Vidyalaya at her school days. The passion of games once again compelled her to devote her time to Sportseed-pro. As a Young entrepreneur her field of interest is always activity related to fitness and sports.

Indrani Sarkar
Director Quality Control

A member of Indian National Football and an acclaimed football and PE Teacher, Indrani Sarkar is deputed with the important task of quality assurance. Participated at highest level and also once part of German football academy she knows exactly the importance of quality.

Mr Subrata Dutta
Senior Vice President
All India Football Federation
Advisor Sportseed-Pro

Mr Dutta is instrumental for the overall transformation of Indian Football. Being at the helm of affairs of Indian Football for an illustrious period, Mr Dutta exactly knows Grass root sports promotion and its importance. With his experience as an administrator, Mr Dutta provides the precious inputs to help Sportseed -Pro understand the sports matrix and galavanise the impetus to fulfil the Dream to convert India a sporting super power.

Deep DasGupta
Technical Advisor (Sports training)
Ex Indian National Cricketer

Deep need no introduction. Represented the Team BLUE both as a wicketkeeper and Opening Batsman, Deep knows quite well the value of technique and performance at highest level. He is not only associated with building Sportseed -Pro cricket academies and training budding cricketers, also keenly involved into overall methodology of Sports training both at scholastic level and at academies. Being associated with Indian Cricket both as a player and now as a commentator,
Deep is dedicated to ensure that young Indians are learning nuances of sports, ably supported by Sports Science.

SHIBA MAGGON
Advisor (Basketball)
Coach Senior National Women Basketball team

Shiba Maggon is an Indian basketball player who played for the India national team. She is currently the coach for the Indian Senior Women Team, as well as an international referee. She was one of the first women to qualify as a referee.Maggon has played in five FIBA Asian Championships for Women and was ranked in the top 5 for Asian players in 2002. She was also part of Indian Team to take part at Commonwealth Games at Australia
in 2006. She got a scholarship to the Southwestern Oklahoma State University in 1998. She majored in Physical Education. Maggon applied for a Diploma Course in Olympism and Humanism with the International Olympic Academy and successfully finished the Diploma at the historic city, Athens. Maggon was chosen to represent the whole world and give a vote of thanks speech on behalf of the 98 countries who were taking part in that sessions.Maggon is credited as being the first Indian woman to be an international FIBA certified referee. She is also an international coach, part-time voice over commentator and has worked in the past with NBA in India.

Vonod Kumar

Being a ITF-Level II coach and associated with tennis training for almost two decades,Vinod Kumar worked with Junior Devis cup team, Nick Baltimore, Vijay Amritraj to name a few. Developed more than 100 tennis professional, Vinod knows exactly how to introduce tennis skill to the young kids. As an advisor to Sportseed -Pro his vision is to increase the reach of tennis and draft quality skill to decode future champions.

NS SATISH CHANDER NAIR (PMMS,PPMDS)
Second in Command, Retired BSF
Chief Executive Officer
Mt Everest Expeditionary
Ex-Vice President Winter Games Federation Of India

The man who served 30 years with BSF, an ardent mountaineer by himself and part of several mountaineering expeditions including Mount Everest has took the charge to fly high the mantle of Sportseed-Pro. Being his coloured service period he was associated with Sports Nodes and therefore understand scientific training and upbringing of Sports persons. The focus is on quality, scientific curriculum and professionalism. Building a cohesive team and ensuring knowledge transmission from the renowned experts to the grass root level trainers have been meticulously planned and executed by him.

DR.SUDEEP SATPATHY
Chief Operational Officer
MBBS, MD (Phy.),IOC Dip. Sports Physician,
MFSEM (RCSI & RCPI)

A unique combination of Sports physiology and Sports Medicine, Dr Sudeep is actively associated with sports at its highest level. He was part of Rio Olympics, Kerala Blasters Football team and Multiple international events like World Badminton championship to name a few. He has presented in many an international symposium as an expert. Dr Satpathy is incharge of Operation and being a product specialist his focus is to ensure quality and sports science in every activities Sportseed-Pro gets engaged.

Gurbaksh Singh Sandhu
Dronacharya

The Dronacharya coach is the man behind the transformation of Indian Boxing. He nurtured Vijender Singh to achieve Olympic bronze which started a new chapter and converted India as a force to recon. Two of his apprentice Boxers reached the Quarter Finals of 2008 Summer Olympics, and Vijender Singh won Bronze Medal too. In 2012 Olympics, two Boxers reached the Quarter Finals. He was also successful in making more boxers qualify for the Olympics. Eight Indian boxers had qualified for the London Olympics 2012.

Bhawani Mukherjee
Dronacharya

Synonymous with Table Tennis Sport, Sri Mukherjee is better known for his meticulous planning and rewarding execution. Having successfully scripted many gold medal – winning performances by paddlers like the Commonwealth Games [2004] at Kuala Lumour, the World Cadet Championship [2007] in South Africa and the Commonwealth Youth Games [2008] at Pune, this Table Tennis bigwig has shot to enviable fame.
Backed by more than three decades of rich experience as a National Coach for Table
Tennis, Sri Mukherjee admirably led the Indian Table Tennis contingent at the Rio-2016 Olympics. Soft spoken and affable, this sexagenarian from Chandigarh was the recipient of the Prestigious Dronacharya Award [2017] for life time achievement in Table Tennis Sport.
With many a stimulating success to his credit, Sri Mukhejee earlier helmed the National Institute of Sports [NIS], Patiala as the Chief Coach for Table Tennis and is presently part of International Table Tennis Federation [ITTF]

Harendra Singh
Dronacharya

Harendra Singh is an Indian field hockey coach and the current head coach of the Indian men's team. Before starting his coaching carrier, he represented Indian national team many a time and was also a part of 1990 Asian Games Silver medallist. After a few years of coaching in France, he returned to India and worked in various coaching and managerial roles of national senior and junior teams in tournaments such as 2000 Summer Olympics, 2005 Men's Hockey Junior World Cup, 2006 Men's Hockey World Cup, 2006 Asian Games, 2009 Men's Hockey Asia Cup
and 2010 Men's Hockey World Cup. He was awarded the Dronacharya Award in 2012.
Singh was appointed head coach of the Indian junior team in 2014, and the team won the 2016 Men's Hockey Junior World Cup. In September 2017, he was appointed as the head coach of the India women's national field hockey team which went on to win the gold medal at the 2017 Women's Hockey Asia Cup.
In May 2018, Singh was named as the head coach of the men's national team, replacing Sjoerd Marijne of the Netherlands who took over the women's team. Singh thus became the first Indian to be appointed full time as the men's team head coach since 2008. Prior to this, he had three stints with the team as interim head coach. The team won silver at the 2018 Men's Hockey Champions Trophy, his first assignment in the role, losing the final to Australia in penalties.

Seema Ankush Punia

The Discus girl won Gold medal during 2014 Asian Games and is the main hope for indian throwing events for many a year. Also participated in CWG and won silver twice and bronze once.

Mrinal Chakraborty

A mental toughness trainer and a well-known person in the field of sports psychology Mr Chakraborty had worked with Indian Hockey under 19 world cup winning team, Archery team and table tennis team. Mrinal is keen to work at grass-root level and therefore Sportseed-Pro activity in the field of Sports Psychology is under able command of him.

Dr Akshat Pandey

A dedicated and well-known sports physio among Indian contingent Akshat is presently part of National Boxing Academy. Worked with many a national team he is known for his rehabilitation and injury management and prevention. Associated with various scientific committees and journal review team Akshat is dedicated to quality, professionalism and devotion. He is integral part of Sportseed Pro injury management and prevention group.

JORGE VAZQUEZ DI BIASE
Technical Advisor (Football)
Spanish Coach, UEFA Pro

UEFA PRO coach and methodological Director of Royal Spanish Football Academy associated with Sportseed-Pro to share knowledge and hands on training to improve grass -root football in India. A renowned coach and tactical expert, Jorge is conducting workshops across the globe and works with Sportseed-Pro team at India and UAE.

BRUCE ADAMS
Consultant (Cricket)
Australian Cricket board Coach

Bruce is a Cricket Australia certified coach and working with budding cricketers for many a year. He is no new name for Indian cricketing circuit. He also works with Madan Lal cricket academy and being part of development of cricket for a log illustrious period. The man has travelled across the cricket playing countries to share his knowledge. Being part of Sportseed -Pro as a consultant he will be part of Cricket Bonanza activities.