Mr.D.Srinivasan, Trustee cum CEO of REST NGO is a graduate in Mathematics and Education . He has over three decades of experience in Canara Bank worked at various level with remarkable performance with excellent rural development based activities jointly with concerned line departments and leading educational institutions. He was instrumental for the sustainable development of REST NGO since 2001. He has associated with Coimbatore Collectorate as a consultant under the National Poverty Alleviation Scheme, SGSY.

He is also a member of Board of Studies of Department of Women Studies, Bharathiyar University, Coimbatore. His areas of interest are institution building, leadership development and promoting various development themes for poverty reduction.