About Us


To improve access to quality care and treatment for every child in India with cancer.

IMPACT Mission

To ensure that every child with cancer receives optimal treatment to live a dignified life free of suffering.

To provide a sustainable and replicable model of care for treatment of children with cancer across India.

To increase the overall cure rate of childhood cancers and decrease the treatment abandonment rate by providing quality infrastructures and holistic support to children and their families.

To bridge the gaps in public hospital infrastructures by creating a comprehensive ecosystem of partnerships to provide specialized care including accommodations, food, transport, blood products and lab services.

We will accomplish our mission with IMPACT's CARE Values:

Commitment: Commitment to provide comprehensive services to improve the lives of children with cancer.

Accountability: Responsibility and transparency in our interactions with our beneficiaries, donors and partners.

Respect: Giving due respect to self and others while maintaining an environment of teamwork.

Efficiency: Being efficient and effective in our approach to giving the best care and treatment to children with cancer.

Our Team


Phani Kumar studied medicine and later went on to direct production and marketing at M/S Saraca Labratories Limited, Hyderabad. Currently he heads major ongoing projects at MAX INFRA PVT LTD. He has a passion for social activism and is founding member of IMPACT.


Aneeta Sakuru is from a family of freedom fighters and social activists. Her grand father, grand mother and great grand mother were freedom fighters with great national and social spirit.

Aneeta is born in Gudiwada and raised in Vijayawada. She has attended the prestigious Birla Institute of Technology and Science in Pilani, Rajasthan. She began her career as a Programmer Analyst at Nucleus software Lab, Chennai Polaris Software Lab and had successful stints in various positions at various companies. Her most successful position was at KenexaTechnologies where she helped Kenexa transform from a recruiting company into a technology company in hiring and retention space. She attended the Kellogg School of Management executive MBA program to broaden her knowledge.

After living in the U.S for 11 years, she and her family have moved back to India. She has participated in various social activities and causes for the society. She has lead the "Plastic free Vizag" campaign on behalf of Kenexa Technologies pvt. ltd. CSR initiative. She is a great motivational speaker and speaks at various youth gatherings and conferences.


Sunitha Lingareddy studied medicine at Gandhi Medical College, Hyderabad and DNB Radio Diagnosis at Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad. She is a co-founding member of Lucid Diagnositics where she is current Director of Radiology. Prior to this she worked with a team on the first 3T MRI in South Asia and as a consultant radiologist at the Asian Institute of Gasteroenterology. She has presented papers at several international conferences and is also the author of the acclaimed Atlas of Gastroenterology.


Ajith Narayan Nallari, a Technology Entrepreneur and CEO of an IT consulting firm - TatvaSet IT Architects. He has been associated with the IT Industry for more than 16 years and has played leadership roles in SAP America, Mahindra Satyam and NTT Data (Intelligroup). He is an engineering graduate and is a certified project management professional and a certified appraisal team member for CMMI High Maturity appraisals. Mr Ajith has been committed towards social welfare and is involved in various social and community initiatives at the grass-root level, including establishing and running employee driven CSR programs that focus on providing free education and healthcare to underprivileged children in Andhra Pradesh.


Ravindra Rudraraju holds an MBA from the George Washington University and is Managing Director and CEO of InfoMile Technologies Limited Prior to founding InfoMile, Ravindra worked as a Business Analyst at E*trade Bank in Virginia, USA. where he made a significant contribution in developing business applications for the company's Marketing Department. In 2000 Ravindra founded InfoMile which specializes in the development of custom software application development using Microsoft Technologies. He is also actively involved in the management of other family owned companies in the areas of Textile, Non-edible Oils and Infrastructure in India.


Chak Gadde holds a MS from the Case Western Reserve University and a MS from South Bank University, London and is Managing Director of AAD Corporation Ltd, a pharma supply chain company based at Hyderabad. Prior to this Chak worked in strategy and architecture, and in consulting roles at ABN AMRO, Blue Cross Blue Shield, H&R Block, Pepsi, Sallie Mae, Convergys and Sapient Corp.


Geeta Manghnani is a passionate advocate for children with cancer. For the past two years she has been a star volunteer for the Make A Wish Foundation in Hyderabad. She has been visiting MNJ in support of the children for past ten years. Geeta also spearheads IMPACT’s voluntary blood donation campaign which has conducted ten blood camps in just six months, collecting over 1500 untis of blood units.


Srinivas Reddy was born in Andhra Pradesh and raised in the US where he studied Sanskrit and Telugu literature at Brown University and UC Berkeley. Srinivas is also a classical sitarist and has given concerts around the world. His translation of Sri Krishnadevaraya’s Amuktamalyada was published by Penguin Books in 2010. He is currently Assistant Professor of South Asian Studies at IIT Gandhinagar.


Sudha Sinha has an MD in Internal medicine from St. Barnabas Medical Center, New Jersey, and a DM in Hematology and Oncology from St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Boston.

Dr. Sudha moved back to her native place of Hyderabad in 2005 and has since been delivering world class cancer care to the state’s most needy patients. She is Assistant Professor and Head of Medical Oncology, Mehdi Nawaz Jung Institute of Oncology and Regional Cancer Center, Saifabad. She is driving force behind IMPACT.


S.P. Reddy has over 20 years of experience in the US Information Technology industry and has siginifcant hands on experience in providing technology services within State, Local, Federal and Commercial sectors. He has held many leadership positions with various business organizations and has several years of experience in the Indian government sector (Andhra Pradesh) providing leadership, advisory services and implementation assistance to various departments. S.P. Reddy holds a B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from the National Institue of Engineering, Mysore and a MA in Computer Scince from Alabama A&M University, Huntsville, Alabama. He is the Founder, Chairman, and CEO of enGenius Consulting Group, a company that offers a broad range of IT-related services to various governmental, health and private-sector organizations.