Best Education Leaders in India 2024

Introduction

Education has long been acknowledged as an area requiring reforms. Most curriculums are in need of updating, and there is a significant lack of funds, particularly in government schools; even the union budget for education is limited. Reforms in education have always been complex due to the sector’s multifaceted nature, especially in a large country like India. Each state has its policies, and students are taught various languages. The most effective way to ensure the system is resilient is by empowering educational leaders at all levels.

As India enters a new era, the role of educational leaders becomes increasingly crucial. The recently introduced New Education Policy (NEP) aims to overhaul the educational landscape, with educational leaders spearheading these changes. They are responsible for translating the NEP’s vision into reality, envisioning a future where education prioritises critical thinking, creativity, and problem-solving over mere memorisation. By articulating a compelling vision, leaders inspire stakeholders and facilitate systemic change.

In its latest edition, “Best Education Leaders in India 2024,” TradeFlock extols the contributions of India’s inspirational educational leaders and celebrates their professional journey and efforts to transform the country’s education system.

Amzur Technologies

PRAVESH DUDANI
Pravesh Dudani

Founder and Chancellor

Medhavi Skills University

Mr. Pravesh Dudani, Chancellor and Founder of Medhavi Skills University (MSU), is a visionary leader and philanthropist committed to closing the skills gap between rural youth and industry requirements. As a distinguished alumnus of IIT Kharagpur and Stanford University, Dudani brings over 15 years of experience to MSU.

Menrva Technologies

Asif Masani
Asif Masani

Co-Founder

FP&A Professionals

Asif Masani, a pioneer in FP&A, is dedicated to closing the skills gap in the finance industry. He currently serves as the co-founder at FP&A Professionals Institute. Asif’s transformative journey began as an audit executive at EY, handling audits for companies such as ITD, Bharat Hotels, and Gammon.

AUK Computing

Prof. Bijayalaxmi Nanda
Prof. Bijayalaxmi Nanda

Principal

Miranda House

Professor Bijayalaxmi has maintained Miranda House’s tradition of academic excellence and led innovative initiatives that have taken the institution to new levels. Her forward-thinking leadership combines tradition with innovation, ensuring that Miranda House continues to lead in educational progress while honouring its heritage.

Chropynska India

Dr. Devesh Nigam
Dr. Devesh Nigam

Registrar

University of Hyderabad

Serving as Registrar at the University of Hyderabad, Dr. Devesh Nigam consistently embodies the principle of “never give up,” ensuring timely completion of tasks and adeptly navigating complexities. His strong data analysis and interpretation skills contribute to a solid professional knowledge base, effectively addressing future challenges.

Senior Director

Diwakar Chittora
Diwakar Chittora

Founder & CEO

Intellipaat

Under Diwakar’s guidance, Intellipaat has thrived, expanding significantly and reaching millions of learners in 150 countries. His skill in combining technical knowledge with a profound comprehension of learners’ needs has played a crucial role in Intellipaat’s achievements. Diwakar’s leadership has distinguished Intellipaat as a worldwide leader in online education.

Regional Sales Director

Prof. Gaganjit Singh
Prof. Gaganjit Singh

Executive President

Institute of Marketing and Management

Prof. Gaganjit advocates for a comprehensive educational approach that goes beyond boundaries, nurturing diverse perspectives. With more than 25 years of experience encompassing education, research, strategy, communication, and project management, his leadership reflects a steadfast commitment to excellence and innovation.

Energy & Utilities,

Rozy Efzal
Rozy Efzal

Co-Founder & CMO

Invest4Edu

Rozy’s passion for problem-solving, relationship-building, and fostering innovation is evident beyond her professional roles. With a strategic mindset and unwavering dedication to excellence, she is poised to lead Invest4Edu to new heights of success in the dynamic field of education and beyond.

Head, Asia Pacificers

Dr. Sudhir K Jain
Dr. Sudhir K Jain

Vice Chancellor

Banaras Hindu University

Under Dr. Sudhir’s guidance, BHU has seen numerous initiatives focused on improving the overall student experience. He has strengthened student support services, offering access to academic counselling, mental health support, and career guidance. Furthermore, he has advocated for research opportunities for both undergraduate and postgraduate students.¬†