Hi Members of Wikimedia India and Wikimedian Indian Community,
I am happy to introduce Naveen, Sudhanwa and Tinu who are elected to
Chapter EC in the recent elections.
Naveen Francis is a software QA engineer based in Bangalore. active in
English Wikipedia from 2007 with special interest on Indian Education,
Transportation, Railways and Roads Wiki projects.
Sudhanwa Jogalekar is an IT professional with expertise in Information
security, system administration, IT infrastructure management etc with over
26 years experience in the industry. He is a well known FOSS evangelist in
India with contributions of Marathi free font to indic computing. His other
passions include Photography.
Cherian Tinu Abraham is a software professional based in Bangalore. He is
one of the most active Wikipedians in India and one of top 5 Indian editors
on English Wikipedia by number of edits. He is an administrator on English
Wikipedia and contributor to Wikimedia Commons. He has been contributing to
building Wiki communities in India and also has been working as a volunteer
for Media relations/PR for Wikimedia.
The new members bring in lot of diverse experience to the EC team, which I
am sure will help in rapid growth of Wikimedia movement.
You can read more about their profile and see their photos on wiki at
Please join me in wishing the new EC members all the best.
Arjuna Rao Chavala
President, Wikimedia India.