Mr. Hector Ravinder Dutt is an eminent psychologist and career counselor having vast experience in mentoring students on career planning. An alumnus of Kurukshetra University, Mr. Dutt holds Masters Degree in English, Psychology and PG diploma in Educational Guidance and Counselling. He is alsoacertified practitioner of whole brain dimensions based on Neethling Brain Instrumentation Group, South Africa. In his career spanning over two decades, he has successfully mentored over 10,000 students. Currently he is holding various domains in education field and is working for the psycho-social development, leading some prominent campaigns for the same.
Mr. Dutt has been tirelessly mentoring students in various roles- Senior Counsellor, Teacher and Principal, with leading names in Education field likeDelhi Public School, Mount Litera Zee School etc.He leadsthe Association of Special Educators and Allied Professionals and is also thePresident of Para Sports Foundation. He has co-founded Indian Principals Network as well as Indian Teachers Network.Mr. Dutt sits on the mentor board of Idreamcareers.com and Mera Career Guide and hasalso authored a National levelpublication “ISmart”- acomprehensive volume of Life Skills implementation in schools.
A Social Activist with diversified experience in practical aspects of life, Mr. Dutthas always been at the forefront in campaigns relating to Para Sports, Inclusive Education, Career Guidance and Counselling.
Mr. Vikas Vats is alife Coach, HR consultant, organizational psychologist and renowned motivational speaker. A college topper and winner of numerous competitions in oration and debate, Mr. Vats specializes in experimental and organizational philosophy. Mr. Vats also holds a super specialization in Psychological Counselling and engages actively in soft skill seminars and classes.
Vikas has designed various psychological and training software and sites which arebeing trusted by more than 350 companies in India.To his credit, Mr. Vats has imparted 25,000 hours of training to over 300,000 participants.His solo workshops have been attended by various Indian and Multinational organizations such as Ranbaxy, Bharti, Larsen & Toubro, Reliance, SAIL, CICO, Resistoflex, Hero Motocorp, BSES, Suzuki, OCCL, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation, etc.
Mr. Vats’flagship program for Teachers “The Master Skills for Teachers” trains them on habits that help to become an outstanding teacher, and hisprograms for students “Mission Life” and “Mission Exam” have transformed their approach towards life and studies.
Mr. Vats’ articles have been published & quoted in various newspapers including Times of India, Economic Times, Indian Express, Zee News, NDTV Profit, The Asian Age, The Tribune etc. and his interviews have been aired on NDTV and CNBC.Mr. Vats is a firm believer in Experiential Learning. Therefore, extensive usage of Management Games, Brain storming exercises, questionnaires, discussions, case studies and presentations are a distinguished feature of his trainings and workshops.
Sakshi is a prominent education counsellorwithimpeccable credentials demonstrated in the education industry. Skilled in career counselling, psychological testing, career assessment; Sakshi has been successfully guiding students to pursue the right career direction. She has been mentoring them for admission to top universities across the globe like Harvard, Stanford, University of Manchester, LSE etc.
Having a deep understanding of various dilemmas that a student faces while deciding on the choice of a course and university;Sakshi has developed Psychometric Tests for students to help them identify their right career options by scientifically matching their skills, competencies, interests and personality.Being an educationist, she is a regular speaker on diverse educational trends and has organizedmultiple presentations, seminarsand motivational talks in eminent schools and colleges on education related themes such as ‘Equality in Education in India ’, ‘Higher education’ and ‘How to choose the right career’.
Sakshi holds a Master’s degree holder in Organisational Psychology from University of Manchester, UK and is a certified Global Career Counselor by UCLA and British Psychological Society. Sakshi has also been awarded the Golden Key International Honour Society award for excellence in academics and contribution to social work.
Mr. Sanjay is a well recognized Strategy Leader with more than two decades of exemplary professional career in Sales & Marketing. Sanjay has a wealth of knowledge and understanding of Indian industry in the fields of Marketing, Sales Strategy, Advertising and Branding. He also has expertise in Media/Press relations, Sales Distribution, Channel Management, After Sales Service and Key Account Management.
Sanjay last served as the Vice President, Marketing with Nissan Motor and has a consistent record of high performance and extensive experience in diverse cultures like European, American, Indian, Japanese and Korean with companies like GE, Intex, M3M, Toyota, Honda, Hyundai and Nissan. Passionate about education and its impact on uplifting the society, he is a firm believer in innovation and perseverance. Sanjay has launched EduProfessionals, an education basedventure to address needs of students and parents with respect to equal opportunity in all areas relating to higher studies both in India and abroad. He also sits on PRP Group Board as its Director, Marketing & Sales.
Sanjay is a Mechanical engineer anda post graduate alumnus of S.P Jain Institute of Management & Research, Mumbai. He is a regular visitor at India’s prestigious management institutes like FMS Delhi, Amity University, ITS, SPJIMR etceither as a guest speaker or as a jury member. He is also on panel with marketing related industry seminars and conferences (Paul Writer, TNS).
An accomplished professional and known face in media contributing on various topics relating to Marketing, Industry &Economy, Sanjay is a winner of various accolades including Best Marketer, Best Digital Marketer and Leadership awards.
Mr. Madhukar Sharma is the president of American Society of Mechanical Engineers(ASME) in India with over 20years of Industry experience in Quality & Engineering aiming to contribute to sustaining and improving the glory & pride in engineering profession by building social communities that foster engineering knowledge exchange and their continual enrichment.
A Mechanical Engineer with masters in International Business from Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, Madhukar has been instrumental in growing the mission of ASME by engaging with and helping engineers in their professional development while they continue their journey and strive to ACHIEVE MORE and help the diverse knowledge bearing community of engineers, academicians and scientists to develop solutions to real-world challenges.
Before taking the role of president, Madhukar served as Country Manager, ASME where he developed and implemented India entry strategy, product market research, market development and established marketing and product & services delivery network. He also worked as General Manager with TUV SUD, South Asia.
An Engineering & Education Professional, Madhukar has accomplished various projects like “Zero Tolerance Quality Firewall” for Automotive Supply Chain Assurance and “Pure for Sure” for BPCL. Madhukar is a certified Lead Auditor by International Automotive Task Force and also a certified Welding Inspector.
Head of PRP Group, Mr. Sarvesh Tiwari dons many hats; a prominent PR & Media expert, communication expert, journalist and also a philanthropist. During the past two decades, Sarvesh has come a long way crafting milestones in handling Public Relations, Corporate affairs, Government relations, Stakeholder engagement & management and community mobilization for numerous clients and entities both in Government & Private sector.
Sarvesh has vast experience of working with government bodies and political honchos and is in regular touch with various ministries and government departments like Ministry of Urban Development, Railway Ministry, Ministry of Social Justice, Ministry of Law & Justice, Haryana Government, Delhi Government etc. on various topics.
In Public Relations space, some of the noted campaigns personally handled and monitored by Sarvesh are Beti Bachao Beti Padhao, Make in India, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation’s Know your Metro campaign, Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation’s Campaigns, Airport Authority Campaign etc. Sarvesh also served as Public Affairs Consultant for corporates like Jindal Steel, DLF, Intergen Energy- London, Railtech Engineering-France, L&T, Lucknow Metro, Wabtech–USA etc.
As a well-known philanthropist, social activist and political thinker, Sarvesh has lead crucial initiatives for the society. He spearheaded the cause of justice for NIRBHAYA as General Secretary of ‘Nirbhaya Jyoti Trust’. As part of this, he contributed immensely towards the safety and security of Women in India by being instrumental in the introduction of Juvenile Bill. In Community Mobilisation, Sarvesh runs ‘Parliamentarian Group for Children’ program in association with UNICEF which sensitizes Members of Parliament on issues related to Children.
Sarvesh is the Chairman of Association of Special Educators & Allied Professionals and promoting Para Sports in India and at international level. He has adopted 150 children who are socially & economically deprived by providing them free of cost food, Clothing, education etc. Further, he has also adopted 75 children of Mother Teresa foundation (Deepashram). As a Philanthropist, Sarvesh has come forward and adopted the family of Uri, Kashmir martyr (Naik Sunil Kumar Vidyarthi). In the process he has committed to educate all the three children of the martyr.
Sarvesh has supported top educational institutions across India like Genesis Global School, Manav Rachna International School, Vasant valley school, Shriram school, Suncity World School, Ridge Valley School, Galgotia University, NorthCap University, CMS Lucknow, etc and is also a regular speaker in media and institutes on various topics.
Sarvesh has been conferred with many awards in India and abroad including but not limited to: International Leadership Innovation Excellence Award at the International Economic Summit in Kuala Lumpur; Awarded by HE the President of India as the President of Para-Sports Foundation of India; Social & Economic Leadership Award at the prestigious World Economic Forum awarded at the hands of Mauritius Health Minister; Best Stake Holders Engagement Plan for the European Investment Bank (EIB); Awarded Udyog Ratan for boosting Indian economy.
Manik Kubba is director of SFS (Scholarship Facilitation Services), a portal dedicated to make international education affordable for Indian students. Manik’s vision is to make best quality higher education for Indian students a reality and also to bring global education players on a common platform where exchange programs, twinning programs, joint research becomes between Indian and foreign universities becomes a part of this campaigning.
Manik’s experience has been into study abroad consultancy for Indian students looking for higher education in US, UK, Canada as well as consultancy projects for foreign universities looking at multiple channels to brand, market, and recruit students from India. Manik Specialises in International and domestic marketing, Liasion with foreign universities and agencies in India, Contract negotiations, value preposition, branding/advertising through different media like print, online etc, ground level knowledge of processes and applications, good diversified knowledge of education system, universities etc. Passionate to develop education market in India in collaboration with foreign universities, Manik served as Head-Sales and Marketing for Educomp Raffles Higher Education Ltd and Project Manager for Reed Elsevier India.
A mechanical engineer and an alumnus of De Montfort University, UK, Manik has also accomplished an independent coursework in Entrepreneurship & Management from IIT Delhi.
Alok Bansal is Chief Executive Officer of Alethia education Solutions with demonstrated history of working in various verticals of the education sector for over 15 years. Alok holds expertise in Test Prep, College Admissions, Elearning and Executive Education.
Alok founded Alethia education Solutions with an objective of bridging the gap between the academia and the industry. He has also launched various online courses. Previously, Alok was associated with IMS Learning sources as Business Head (Test Prep Business) and has successfully revamped and revived the brand and its business in North India. Alok played a key role in handling the franchise network and established the company as an important player catering to 10,000+ students each year.
Alok has worked with names like ICICI Lombard, ExxonMobil, Caltex, Larsen and Toubro in various roles and has successfully managed the complete portfolio, including Product Strategy, Marketing and Outreach.
Alok holds an MBA from Xavier Institite of Managemenet and has undergone a leadership program from Harvard Business School Executive Education. Furthermore, Alok has conducted seminars in over 400 schools and colleges and public seminars as a famed Career Counsellor.