Rotarian Manjoo Phadke - District Governor 2023-24 RID 3131.
Rtn Manjoo Phadke's career presents a fascinating canvass of diligence,
intelligence and brilliance.
Rtn Manjoo is a dedicated Rotarian since last 19 years and is a Charter Member and past president of Rotary Club of Pune Deccan Gymkhana. She is a Major Donor Level-1. She has served on 22 posts in the last 12 yearsin various avenues such as Service Projects, Membership, Foundation, Leadership Development, Youth and has held important positions such as District Director, Convenor, Assistant Governor, District Secretary and is now elected to the post of District Governor for the Rotary year 2023-24.
She has initiated brilliant concepts like ‘Satellite Club’, IFRM (International Fellowship of Rotarians Musicians) CSR Awards, International RYLA, Wellness Awards, NGO Conference and many more. She is felicitated with many awards such as prestigious “Avenues of Service Award” from Rotary International, Rotary Mahaguru, Most Impactful District Officer with Extraordinary Performance, Best AG, Best District Director etc.
She was also awarded with “Vocational Service Excellence Award” as well as Rana-Ragini Puraskar for her professional and social achievements.
She is a well-recognised motivational speaker and a professional trainer. She was invited at 9 other rotary districts as a trainer, key note speaker and a motivational speaker for various events and Rotary conferences.
She is also appointed on a South Asia Committee of Rotary Leadership Institute and is a certified faculty of RLI.
On the professional front, Manjoo is the founder & CEO of Tracon Management Services, a Corporate Training and Management Consultancy firm and also of SkillArbor Consultancy, a vocational education firm that is an Approved Training Partner of Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS).
She has trained more than 15000 trainees till now. She is also a freelance corporate consultant. At a corporate level, she possesses rich experience in Branding, Marketing, Administration, and “Learning & Development”. Few of her Corporate clients include Tech Mahindra, KPIT, Reserve Bank of India, Bank of Maharashtra, Cipla, Emcure Pharma, Viilbery Pharma, NeilSoft Technologies, Infoway Technologies, PNG Jewellers, MarksPryor.
She is Part of many professional Groups and an Ex-Member of executive committee of O-HR. She has played a leading part in instituting corporate events such as Super Achievers Awards, HR Excellence Awards, Global Entrepreneurship series, Brand Summits, Management Film Festivals at national and international level.
Rtn Manjoo is a member of Women Safety Committee under the Commissioner of Police, Pune and also mentors young Entrepreneurs at Bharatiya Yuva Shakti Trust.
Manjoo is a National and state Level Player in Athletics, Lawn Tennis and Kabaddi and is also an avid trekker and a mountaineer. She has been a part of Times of India’s competitive Women car rally and Rotary’s All women Car Rally. She loves to explore the world and has been to more than 35 countries so far.
She is the first Resident Indian to be certified by American Council on Exercise, San Diago, USA.
She belongs to a much decorated family. Her father-in-law, Shri Gopalrao Phadke, was Dronacharya Awardee and a Padmashree. Her husband Vishwas is a successful businessman. Daughter Isha is MBA in Marketing and MA & Alankar in Kathak and is a professional Kathak Dancer. She has featured in a Marathi Film - "Ti Sadhya Kay Karte". Son-in-law, Ambar is an IT professional and a Visharad in Tabla. She is also blessed with a grand-daughter, Antara
With her positive attitude, passion and cooperative nature she is extremely popular in fellow Rotarians and in all her friends’ circles.