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  • Apoorav Nischal,    Country Head & Managing Director

    Apoorav Nischal, Country Head & Managing Director

  • Over the last two years, the dynamics of Education have changed in India. As we unlock from the pandemic and move back from virtual to face-to-face lessons, we have already entered a new era of teaching and learning. Educational institutions across sectors are reevaluating their strategic priorities and technology led transformation is becoming a key focus area. The evolution of technology in education has brought about a revolution and Power School has been leading the change as a global leader for nearly 25 years. PowerSchool is the leading provider of cloud-based software for K-12 education. Its mission is to power the education ecosystem with unified technology that helps educators and students realize their full potential, in their way. PowerSchool, widely recognized as the most comprehensive suite of mission-critical K-12 education solutions connects students, teachers, administrators, and parents, with the shared goal of improving student learning outcomes.

  • Power School: A Global Edtech Leader Empowering India's Schools With Best-In-Class Technology

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  • Top 10 Leaders in Education - 2022

    Driven by the digital and technology, education ecosystem has had a pragmatic shift along the years, now. In India too, with the emergence of blended learning, online classes, and experiential learning the education services sector has been growing at an advancing rate, and large private individuals collaborating with the government are endeavoring to developing this sector with greater facilities. India has the world’s largest population in the age bracket of 5-24 years of about 500 million people, which provides a great growth opportunity for the education sector to expand prolifically. According to IBEF reports, the education sector in India was estimated to be worth $117 billion in 2020 and is expected to reach $225 billion by 2025. Having over 250 million school-going students, more than any other country, India is witnessing a positive growth in the education services sector in India.

    In India, where the number of colleges had reached 42,343, as of June 24, 2022, the number of universities in India stood at 1,047. In 2021-22, there were 8,997 total AICTE approved institutes in India. Out of these 8,997 institutes, there were 3,627 undergraduate, 4,790 postgraduate and 3,994 diploma institutes. There are adeptly skilled education leaders leading the education sector in India leveraging their dexterity in education infrastructure, teaching or training curriculum. As education is not only limited to career building or core learning today, but is diversified into skill enhancement and further extension of knowledge earning as well, there are astute education institutes and academia leaders reigning the Indian education sector and working towards its enhancement.

    In this issue of the CEO Insights magazine, a list of ‘Top 10 Leaders in Education - 2022’ is provided to the readers to know their stories of success with which they led the academia & educational institutes, and also how motivating and encouraging they are for others to learn from. The listing provides detailed information about the leaders who are selected by a panel of industry veterans, CEOs, and VCs, and the CEO Insights magazine editorial board.

Top 10 Leaders in Education - 2022

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
The Gateway School Of Mumbai Abhishek Panchal, Arts Coordinator The Gateway School Of Mumbai An interdisciplinary artist, whose art practice integrates the theme of storytelling, mental health, and social justice
  Powerschool Apoorav Nischal, Country Head & Managing Director Powerschool He has two decades of expertise in IT and with good understanding of intersection between technology & business needs
 The Scindia School Gwalior Dr. Madhav Deo Saraswat, Principal The Scindia School Gwalior He has more than three decades of experience in teaching, academic administration, team building and community development programmes
The Lexicon Group of Institutes Nasir Shaikh, Group CEO The Lexicon Group of Institutes He has been engaged in redefining education in the sectors of pre-schools, high schools, hospitality studies and post graduate management studies
Lingaya's Group of Institutions, Lingaya's Vidyapeeth Dr. Picheswar Gadde, CEO & Chancellor Lingaya's Group of Institutions, Lingaya's Vidyapeeth A mentor, philanthropist, leader & chancellor of Lingaya Group of Institutions is dedicated to provide quality education to students with the Institution
Indus Altum International School Dr. Praseedha Sreekumar, Principal Indus Altum International School She is a firm believer in constant learning and seizing any opportunity to acquire new knowledge
Noble Institute Of Education Society Dr. Ruupa Rao, CEO Noble Institute Of Education Society Has two decades of acadmic management experience, in which she helped the youths to achieve goals, maintain proper study skills & balance emotions
Dalmia Vidya Mandir Raghu Hari Dalmia, Mentor Dalmia Vidya Mandir He believes that learning never stops and defines a person's character, ethics, team working capabilities, and helps in overcoming challenges
Kamal Model Sr Sec School Dr. Vandana Tandon, Principal Kamal Model Sr Sec School A social activist and a visionary leader, who is an active participant in Kamal, Vandana, Gurugram, and Trinity Group of Educational Institutes
Vidya School of Business Dr. Vasudha Sharma, Director Vidya School of Business Specializes in Leadership Development, Theme Centered Interaction, Employee Engagement, Organizational Development, Group and Team building activities and many

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