Sunil Karn

Areas of Interest & Expertise

  • Accounting
  • Financial Data Management and Analysis
  • Forecasting and Budgeting
  • Cost Efficiency
  • Procurement Transparency
  • Vendor Management
  • Sustainable Development and Livelihoods in Rural Areas
  • Herbal Production
  • Upliftment of Disadvantaged Groups


Sunil has a bachelor’s degree in Accounts (Honours) from Ranchi University and is a professional with over 22 years of experience in the Finance and Administration sector of various national-level Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and International Non-Governmental Organisations (INGOs).

Prior to joining the University, Sunil worked at Aga Khan Foundation, an international NGO, in Patna, Bihar, as a Finance and Administrative Officer for four years. 

His career started at Professional Assistance for Development Action (PRADAN), an NGO, as an Assistant (Finance, Accounts, and Administration) where he worked for seven years. He has also worked with Trickle Up, an international NGO with its headquarters in New York, which works for the upliftment of people living in extreme poverty. 

He has also worked with the Jharkhand State Livelihood Promotion Society at the state office in Ranchi in Private Equity (PE) Administration.

His hobbies include listening to classical music, playing kabbadi and cricket, reading books, and exploring culinary history. He also likes to learn and observe new things and share his skills with marginalised people in the community.