Sandeep’s been associated with Rotary since school days. He was President of his school Interact Club; later he was a member of Rotaract Club of Delhi West. Sandeep joined Rotary Club of Dhanbad in 1986 and after serving in various posts was President in 1994-95.
Sandeep was District Governor, 3250 in 2002-03, a year marked by record collection for the TRF till then. He was RI President’s representative in 2003-04 to District 3130, Mahabaleshwar and in 2011-12 to Dist 3211, Quilon, Kerela and has been appointed RI Rep for District Conference of Dist 3020 in January 2014. He’s served as the Annual Program Fund Strategic Advisor, Zone V 2005-2008 for districts 3110, 3120, 3240, 3250, 3260 & 3290. He also spearheaded the setting of 24 Saheli centers, a vocational training center for women in the district with the help of RFPD & TRF and the Rotary Gerry Powell Jaipur Limb Centre at Dhanbad. Sandeep is Area Coordinator, South Asia for Rotary Action Group RFPD in India. He was also member of the Permanent Fund Committee of India 12-13. He is also serving the Rotary Leadership Institute as Chairman of the Eastern India division. He was editor of the publications committee at the Rotary Institute, Kolkata and edited a coffee-table book, “Why I am a Rotarian.”
Sandeep’s married to Anu who is a Past President of Rotary Club of Dhanbad and currently an Asst Governor. They are Major Donors to TRF.
Sandeep is a director at Seventeen Degrees Hotel Co Pvt Ltd. and runs The Seventeen Degrees Hotel, 3-star property at Dhanbad, and Seventeen Degrees restaurants at Jamshedpur and Patna.
Sandeep likes music, growing Bonsais’, theatre, reading and creative writing.