GM Dibyendu Barua
An Arjuna Awardee and the second Grandmaster of India, Barua is a widely respected chess personality among the sports fraternity, especially in West Bengal, his home state. A veteran Indian team member for about two decades, he is a reputed organiser and runs a prominent chess training center at Kolkata
IM (Correspondence) N.R.Anil Kumar
Member, Managing Committee
A sole chess star of his native Kerala for decades during his playing career, Anil Kumar is an Olympian and was part of the national team at his peak. He turned his attention towards Correspondence chess at a later part of his career where he achieved the title of International Master. He is currently a successful organiser, writer on chess and a trainer.