Ladybird Environmental Consulting is a social enterprise established in 2014 as Limited Liability Company. We came into business only to help people in helping environment. Therefore we believe in being agents of change, challenge status quo and innovate to serve environment effectively. We are specialists in environmental CSR (corporate social responsibility) and nature conservation. We exclusively work with largely listed companies and government departments in designing and executing environmental projects which largely have flavour of biodiversity.
We are a small team with big aspirations. Dr. V.Shubhalaxmi is the founder and Mr. Isaac Kehimkar is the co-founder. They both are stalwarts in the field of biodiversity specially entomology.They are joined by young all girl team most of whom started as freshers but all holding Masters in Environmental Sciences degree.
Our Team and their profiles
In a short journey of 4 years, we have following achievements:
Dr. Shubhalaxmi is selected as a mentor for U.S. Consulate Mumbai's nine-month programme on Youth Environmental Leadership in collaboration with Ekonnect Knowledge Foundation.
Dr. Shubhalaxmi was invited as key speaker to 2018 2nd International Symposium of Danaine Butterfly Ecological Research and Sustainable Tourism Development organized by Nanhua University, Taiwan.
Mr. Isaac Kehimkar gets elected as member of Governing Council Body of Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS)
Think Wildlife Awards were given to Dr. Shubhalaxmi for Excellence in Entomology and Isaac Kehimkar for Excellence in Lepidoptera Research.
We were part of the winning team of the Makeover Design Competition of Maharashtra Nature Park in Mumbai organized by MMRDA.
Dr. Shubhalaxmi was selected as one of the 50 Most Impactful Green Leaders by World CSR Day.
She also won grant from MMR-EIS for development of Cellphone Nature tour mobile app for Sanjay Gandhi National Park.
Dr. Shubhalaxmi was selected for a year long Women Entrepreneurship Programme by Tehnoserve Foundation in collaboration with S.P. Jain Institute for Management Studies
Dr. Shubhalaxmi & Isaac Kehimkar won the U.S State Department's global competition ( Alumni Innovation Engagement fund) for India. She developed three mobile apps for citizen science
Dr. Shubhalaxmi was selected as a mentor for the above programme which was launched by U.S. Consulate General Mumbai and Ekonnect Knowledge Foundation.
Dr. Shubhalaxmi was awarded for Excellence in Entomology and Isaac Kehimkar for Excellence in Lepidoptera Research.
Mr. Isaac Kehimkar, Director was invited to speak on his passion for butterflies at TEDx Bangalore
Isaac Kehimkar, Director was felicitated at the 52nd Marathi Vidynan Parishad, Kudal, Maharashtra.
On the eve of International Day for Mangroves, Isaac Kehimar's book- Coastal Biodiversity of Maharashtra was released at hands of CM Devendra Fadvanis.