THE TEAM

Great things in business are never done by one person. They’re done by a team of people. – Steve Jobs

We are a team of dedicated educationists and professionals eager to work hand in hand with you and make a difference to education in India. So don’t be shy, get in touch!

Reena Puri

Reena Puri

VP - Learning Solutions

Dr Puri is a PhD in cognitive psychology with over 24 years of work experience in curriculum and instructional designing. She has worked in NIIT Ltd., XSEED, Schoolnet (an ILFS initiative), and Educare Centre for dyslexic children. Her last stint was at Encyclopaedia Britannica as Director, Instructional Design & STEM curriculum.

Soma Bannerjee

Soma Bannerjee

VP - Learning Solutions

Soma Banerjee has spent a decade in publishing. She started her career in the higher education segment before moving to the K12 segment. She has worked with leading publishing companies like Pearson and Oxford University Press. Soma holds a postgraduate degree in Biophysics from Panjab University.

Rajiv Razdan

Rajiv Razdan

VP - Digital Sales (India)

Rajiv is a Post Graduate in Economics with 30 years of experience in Sales & Marketing, Business Operation, Development and Channel Development across Consumer Durable, Training & Education sectors. He has worked in Eureka Forbes, NIIT Ltd, and Encyclopaedia Britannica.

Rajiv Bajaj

Rajiv Bajaj

VP - Digital Sales (International)

Rajiv has over 22 years of experience in Sales, Business development and Operations working in India, APAC, West Africa and South Asia. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Engineering and Senior management program from IIM Kolkata. Prior to this he has worked in NIIT Limited, Encyclopaedia Britannica, and SSI limited.

Rajneesh Grewal

Rajneesh Grewal

VP - Sales (North India & GCC)

Rajneesh is a graduate from Delhi University and has over 21 years of experience in Sales and Marketing in the K-12 segment. He has worked with organizations like MacMillan & Oxford University Press. In his last venture with Encyclopaedia Britannica, he was instrumental in growing the K-8 market in North India.

Jitender Kumaria

Jitender Kumaria

VP - Sales (Punjab Region & Group Schools)

Jitender has over 22 years of experience in sales and marketing in K-12 segment. He has worked with Pearson Longman, Goyal Overseas & Encyclopaedia Britannica. In his last assignment at Encyclopaedia Britannica he was National Head – ‘Key Accounts’ wherein his responsibility was to increase the market share in group schools across India.

Lokesh N Darira

Lokesh N Darira

AVP - Training

Lokesh is an MBA with over 20 years of experience in sales and marketing in Education, FMCG, Insurance, Finance, & Training verticals. He has worked with Blue Star, Voltas, HDFC Standard Life Insurance & Promise. In his last assignment at Encyclopaedia Britannica, he was Head of ‘Teacher Empowerment Initiatives’.

Vikas Sharma

Vikas Sharma

AVP - Marketing

Vikas is an MBA with an overall experience in excess of 15 years with 12 years dedicated to marketing, sales, media and PR. He has experience in strategically planning and executing communication strategy for brands of national repute. He specializes in organizing corporate and lifestyle events, and loves to host interactive quiz contests and workshops.

Lalit Sharma

Lalit Sharma

AVP - Sales (North India & GCC)

Lalit has a Post-Graduate Diploma in Sales & Marketing. He has over 22 years of work experience in the K-12 segment having worked in Pearson Education, Oxford University Press & Goyal Overseas. In his last assignment with Encyclopaedia Britannica, he was Regional Sales Manager and was responsible for developing the Middle East and Delhi & NCR markets.

Sanjeet Mukherjee

Sanjeet Mukherjee

AVP - Sales (UP and UK)

Sanjeet is a graduate from Lucknow Christian college with over 18 years of work experience in the K-12 publishing industry. He has worked with Macmillan Publishers India, Oxford University Press and finally at Encyclopaedia Britannica where he was the regional sales manager.

I V Kishore

I V Kishore

AVP - Digital Sales (AP & Telangana)

IV is a graduate in Life Sciences and has 22 years of experience in Sales & Marketing, Business Development, Channel Development, Profit Centre Management, Credit & Risk-taking in Training & Education and NBFC Sectors. He has worked in NIIT Ltd, Citifinancial & Encyclopaedia Britannica South Asia in different capacities.

Arun Trichal

Arun Trichal

AVP - Print and New Media

Arun is a post graduate in Management with over 16 years of experience in the publishing Industry. He has worked in New Age International, Vikas Publishing House, and Oxford University Press before his last stint at Encyclopaedia Britannica South Asia, where he was Senior Regional Manager in Print and New Media Division.

Ramesh Choudhary

Ramesh Choudhary

AVP - Sales (NEHS)

Ramesh is a graduate with over 18 years of experience in Sales and Marketing in the K-12 segment. He has worked in several organizations like Orient Longman, Oxford University Press and Encyclopaedia Britannica (India) Pvt. Ltd. In his last assignment with Encyclopaedia Britannica, he was Regional Manager for Sales.

Nehal Ather

Nehal Ather

AVP - Sales (AP & Telengana)

Nehal has over 20 years of experience in Sales and Marketing in the K-12 segment. He started working with Frank Brothers as Sales Executive, followed by Pearson Education, and later with Encyclopaedia Britannica (India) Pvt. Ltd. In his last assignment with Encyclopaedia Britannica, he was Regional Manager for Sales.

Ranjan Kumar Samal

Ranjan Kumar Samal

AVP - Sales (Odisha)

Ranjan is a graduate from Utkal university, Odisha and has over 24 years of experience in Sales and Marketing in the K-12 segment. He has worked with organizations like Sultan Chand, Bharti Bhawan & Oxford University Press. In his last venture with Encyclopaedia Britannica, he was instrumental in increasing the K-8 market share in Odisha & Kerala.