Organisation Structure

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AWAKE is registered as a Membership Organization under the Societies Act. It is entirely run by women entrepreneurs and has women entrepreneurs as its members. The activities of the organization are executed by the fifteen-member executive committee of voluntary women entrepreneurs, supported by a team of professional staff.

WAKE is governed by a fifteen-member executive committee who are all women entrepreneur members of AWAKE. They are elected by the members of AWAKE once in two years and the team contributes their time and knowledge voluntarily.

The elected committee has 5 office bearers (viz; President, Vice President, General Secretary, Treasurer, Joint Secretary) who are designated by the elected committee. The executive committee members head the different activities of AWAKE like Training, Skill development, business incubation, Marketing, Research and Resource centre, business counselling, membership development ,asset management and projects .The executive committee is supported by subcommittee members who are all volunteer members of AWAKE under each portfolio.

The administration is headed by the Executive Director who manages the daily activities with the team of trained staff and manages the implementation of programs and projects.

A twelve-member Executive Committee of Awake is elected by General Body, biannually.

Five Office Bearers, elected by the Executive Committee consists of the President, Vice-President, Secretary, Joint-Secretary and Treasurer.

Twelve internal committees look after the planning, coordination and implementation of the activities of the association.

Trained, professional, and committed staff, headed by an Administrative Executive Director coordinates the programs/activities.