NABARD, BIRD and GIZ India express their gratitude and appreciation to all partners and collaborators who have contributed to the development of FPO Manak Tool, which should prove to be immensely useful for key functionaries of FPOs, development professionals working with FPOs and other relevant stakeholders.

Thanks are due for the guidance and support received throughout the process, ranging from conceptualisation, design and content development, technical design and programming, review and feedback.

FPO Manak Tool Coordinator

  • Mr. Deepak Chamola, GIZ India

FPO Manak Tool Development team

  • Mr. Rajesh Pant, Synergy Technofin, New Delhi
  • Mr. Harsh Kumar, TROOLOGY, Lucknow, UP


  • Mr. C.S.R Murthy, NABARD, HO
  • Dr. A.V.Bhavani Shankar, NABARD, HO
  • Mr. M.K. De, NABARD, HO
  • Dr. D.T. Dekatey, HO
  • Ms. Bidyutlata Behera, HO
  • Dr. Pradeep Ram, HO
  • NABARD FPO nodal officers from 25 Regional Offices

Contributors: BIRD, Lucknow

  • Mr. P.R Jha, BIRD, Lucknow

Contributors: GIZ India

  • Mr. Rajeev Ahal, GIZ India, New Delhi
  • Ms. Mallika Kotaiahgari, GIZ India, Hyderabad
  • Mr. Aroop Pattanayak, GIZ India, Bhubaneshwar
  • Mr. Parth Gupta, GIZ India, New Delhi
  • Ms. Ashly Abraham, GIZ India, New Delhi

Contributors: Misc. Organisations

  • Mr N.Srinivasan, Independent Consultant
  • Mr. Emmanuel Murray, Caspian Impact Investment Adviser
  • Mr. Hiren Borkhatariya, Samunnati Financial Intermediation & Services
  • Mr. Deepak Alok, M2I Consulting
  • Ms Jacquiline Singh, Communication Expert