About Our Trustees

The managing committee of the Trust comprises of 15 elected members. The members of managing committee as the Governing Body are dedicated for the all-round progress of the Trust.

Mr. Pushpadant P. Doddanavar, is as industrialist, mine owner engaged in export of iron ore. He is also actively involved as a Director of three Sugar factories promoted by his group companies.

Mr. Jinadatta G. Desai, a retired District and Session Judge, litterateur and Chairman of Legal Advisory committee, Bharatesh Education Trust. He is was also the chairman of Lok-adalat, Belgaum. He is an active member of Belgaum District Association for the blind.

Mr. Rajiv S. Doddanavar, is a mechanical engineering and businessman engaged in bulk handling of iron ore and export related activities in Karnataka and Goa. He is a social worker of high repute, well respected in Belgaum. He is an able administrator, and a very talented negotiator. He is the state President, Federation of Jain Educational Institutes (FJEI) Pune.

Mr. Bharat Patil, is a retired able officer of Indian Aluminium Co. Ltd., Belgaum. He is the owner of the Hi-Tech & Digital, multi- color printing processes. He has great financial acumen and looks to the finances of the whole Bharatesh Educational Trust.

Mr. Babushet S. Chougule (Kalmani), is an Advocate (Notary) and Businessman. He is the Chairman of Governing Body Bharatesh College of Business Administration. He is a prime mover and is known to take tough decisions for the improvement of the college in particular and the Trust in general.


Mrs. Sumitra Inchal
is a nominee member Governing Body of D. Y. Chougule Bharatesh High School.

Mr. Vinod Doddanavar
is a Post-graduate in pharmacy (M. Pharma) and a Businessman. He has over 20 years experience in Pharmacy, Construction, Mining & logistics. He is member of the Managing Committee, and chairman of BET’s Global Business School.

Mr. Bhushan B. Mirji
Is an engineer and has his roots in the most successful business houses of Belgaum, the Manickbag Empire. He is the Chairman of Bharatesh College of Computer Application where he has guided the college to greater hights.

Mr, D. T. Desai
is a Businessman engaged in trading of large scale commodities and a social worker. He is associated with Millennium Gardens.

Mr. Prakash Upadhye
is an industrialist & social worker. He is the Chairman, Governing Body of Bharatesh English Medium School, Parshwanath Doddanavar Bharatesh College of Nursing.

Mr. Shripal Khemalapure
Is an architect. He is the Vice-Chairman of Mahaveer Co-operative Bank. He is the Chairman, of the Governing Body, Motichand Lengade Bharatesh Polytechnic and Komalanna Doddanavar Bharatesh Industrial Training Institute, Belgaum.

Mr. Jagadish A. Savadatti
a retired Superintending Engineer (PWD). He is the Chairman of Mahaveer P. Milli Commerce College Governing Body and also Bharatesh Homeopathic Medical College & Hospital.

Mr. Raiendra P. Ramgounda
is a science graduate, and is a director of many social organizations in Belgaum; he is on board of Adinath Souhard Cooperative Society, Belgaum. He is an agriculturalist and is involved in wholesale sugar business.