Dr. Madhuri Ravindra Kumar, Head – CSIM, Coimbatore and Consultant Researcher is associated with the CSIM, Coimbatore centre since its inception in 2012. She also engages with CSIM Chennai on its research studies and social accounting and audit projects. She has participated in the Social Accounting and Audit Master Class, conducted by Social Audit Network, UK & CSIM, India in 2008.

She has a PhD in Sociology, from the University of Mumbai, 2001. As Consultant Social Researcher, she has worked on quantitative and qualitative study projects in the field of Healthcare and Family Welfare with focus on HIV/ AIDS prevention, Disaster Assistance and Management, Urban and Tribal Development, Poverty Alleviation.