Mr Alex Rodrigues is the CEO and Co-Founder of MAYA.

He has over 4 decades of work experience in the social development sector. He, along with the core team of MAYA, has initiated and incubated three entities namely Prajayatna – the education reform initiative, LabourNet (a social venture on skilling and livelihood) and MAYAORGANIC (a livelihood social venture for artisans). He has also co-founded Disability NGO Alliance – of which he is at present Honorary Secretary – and Social Convergence.

He is also the chairperson of Social Development Society, a rural organization working in Anantapur District of Andhra Pradesh.