Global Education Limited has on its Board a diverse group of thinkers, who are great leaders in their respective domains. Our present directors have unique leadership experience and management qualities with operations handling in varied company boards, which provide an understanding of different business Strategies, Planning, implementation and challenges. Others have experience in both domestic as well as international market sectors. All our directors have unique personal traits such as Collegiality, Commitment, Integrity, Diligence and Persistence.
Dr. Rajan Welukar aged about 63 years is a doctoral degree holder in Statistics. and presently is the Vice Chancellor of Vice Chancellor ATLAS SKILLTECH University, Mumbai. Mr. Welukar has excellent track record of quality teaching, research and institution building and is a resource person on accreditation and staff development in the country and has conducted several dozen training programmes in teaching Pedagogy across the country.
He has worked on various important committees of National Knowledge Commission, University Grants Commission, National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), Film and Television Institute of India, Central Govt., State Govt., Future Generation University, USA
Dr. Rajan Welukar has widely travelled abroad and visited several universities and has held position of Vice-Chancellorships, Directorships, Secretarial positions in the Government and semi-Government Bodies all across the globe.
Mr. Aditya Bhandari is the WTD of the supervisory board of Global Education Limited and focuses on the corporate governance and the regulatory aspects of running a publicly listed company. His primary focus is on creating shareholder value by ensuring that various parts of the organization add value to the various stakeholders such as clients, employees, partners, industry and society .He is a, alumni of University of Southampton, UK with specialization in International Management.. Before joining Global Education Limited, he was associated with JSW Steel Limited, Mumbai, Bangur Cement (A unit of Shree Cement Limited), Jaipur, Indian Tobacco Company (ITC), Mumbai and Fuelco Group, Nagpur. He has hands on experience in strategic advisory, capital markets, a portfolio company integration as well as post- acquisition performance management in India, Asia and Europe along with the expertise in Export Management. He has significant hands-on operational experience in conducting due diligence, structuring, strategic planning and has mastered the fine art of publishing, its myriad processes from content creation to printing, product development, marketing, sales and distribution of stationery products. At Global he is a member of the Board Committees of Stakeholder Relationship Committee and Corporate Social Responsibility Committee and invitee to Audit Committee
Dr. Gururaj Karajagi, a doctoral degree holder in Chemistry has published over 22 research papers in International journals. He is a life Fellow of the Electrochemical Society of India and has served on the Boards of Management of a few Medical Universities. Dr. Karajagi also served as a member of the State Resource Group (SRG) for the implementation of Total Quality Management (TQM) in the colleges of Karnataka. He is a Trustee of the Loka Shikshana Trust – a pioneering publishing house. He is serving on the Boards of many companies
Dr. Karajagi served as the Director of the V.V.S. Academic and Administrative College, founder Principal and Academic Director of the Jain International Residential School, and the founder Director of the International Academy for Creative Teaching. He has also served as a member of the Syndicate of a few Universities and as a member of the Karnataka Knowledge Commission.
Through the Academy for Creative Teaching, Dr. Karajagi is instrumental in building over +85 schools of very high quality all over the world. He is generally considered as an institution builder. He has designed a complete curriculum in Creativity which is being used in different Universities. He has travelled and lectured extensively in various Universities both in the east and the west and has conducted more than 2000 training programmes for educational and corporate organizations. He is on Board of Global since 2017 and contributing his honorary services for the growth of the Company. He is a member of the Board Committees of Stakeholder Relationship Committee and Corporate Social Responsibility Committee
Ms. Shunali Nagarkatti, a Chartered Accountant by profession is playing a global role covering areas of M & A; fund raising (both debt and equity); investor relationships. She is currently associated with Felix Advisory Pvt Ltd, , Mumbai as the Partner – Transactions Advisory. She has handled many assignments, key of them includes supporting the Group on exit opportunities for promoters / investors, strategic /financial private equity placements and capital markets advisory services, Acquisition of Harding Brothers Retail Limited, a leading operator of duty free retail stores on Cruise Liners, based out of the UK and many more. A doyen in the field of academics ; Ms. Shunali Nagarkatti has over two decades of experience in the field of finance specifically Mergers & Acquisitions
Ms. Shunali Nagarkatti, is also having experience in working with industries relating to service sectors which include Logistics & Travel, Education, Media & Entertainment. She has closely worked with a large Maharashtra based higher education institutions in strategic partnership opportunities. She has assisted various leading logistic companies on divestment of its business, acquisition opportunities, etc. She has worked with a Global Media and Communications Group on strategic acquisition opportunities in India. She has also assisted in large production Companies in the Media sector in raising funds for its growth plans. She has also advised many large Indian Business Groups in various sectors leading to better prospects
At Global she is a member of the Board Committees of Audit Committee and Nomination & Remuneration Committee.
Mr. Inder Krishen Bhat, holds a degree of Doctorate and presently is the Vice Chancellor of Manav Rachna University and has also served as Director of National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.), Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur (Rajasthan), NIT Delhi, NIT Jalandhar (Punjab) and IIIT Kota(Rajasthan).
Mr. Bhat has excellent track record of quality teaching, research and institution building. He has supervised 12 Ph.Ds and several M.Tech theses in the area of Energy,Fatigue, Wear, Material Characteristics, and Academic Management. He has published more than 150 articles in Journals, and conferences/seminars etc. He has delivered more than 200 invited lectures. Mr. Bhat is a resource person on accreditation and staff development in the country and has conducted several dozen training programmes in teaching Pedagogy across the country.
Mr. Bhat has Contributed at policy level being associated in developing: NBA Vision 2002;. AICTE Vision 2015;. Member, of the Committee for framing of Appeal Regulations for NAAC , Member, Central Advisory Board of Education (CABE) since 2015; Drafting first Statutes of NITs; Drafting IIIT Bill under PPP mode; AICTE Strategic Plan for Tenth Plan Period; Regulations of National Board of Accreditation.
Mr. Bhat has widely travelled abroad and visited several universities. He has participated in the prestigious Yale-India Leadership Programme at Yale University, USA and Visited Columbia University, New York State University, Stony Brook University and Cooper Union College under the aegis of this Programme.
At Global he is a member of the Board Committees of Audit Committee , Nomination & Remuneration Committee and Corporate Social Responsibility Committee.
Dr. Surekha Thacker is a multifaceted, multilingual professional, having excellent track record of 45+ years with an impressive success story. Aged about 71 Years, she has a Doctorate degree (Ph.D) in Communication and currently in the role of Senior Vice President with HRD Corporation, Nagpur.
She has been at the helm of 3 private universities as a VICE CHANCELLOR and headed ADAMAS University, Kolkata (West Bengal), Dr. C.V. Raman University, Bilaspur and ITM University, Raipur (Chhattisgarh), respectively.
Dr. Surekha Thacker has had a long career in media industry & has vast experience of operations & management of academic & non-academic activities of leading Media, Educational & Social organizations. The Notable accomplishments across her career include; 2 National Akashvani Annual Awards & 2 Best Writer Awards (LOKMAT). She has Certification in Corporate Strategy from IIT Mumbai and a 3 year diploma in Yoga & Naturopathy.
She has authored & presented 5 International & 15 National research papers. An excellent speaker & trainer, she has been empanelled for various FDPs & training in Pedagogy & myriad subjects at reputed Institutes such as National Academy of Defence Production, Western Coal Field Ltd's Management Development Instt. & UGC-HRD Centre of Nagpur University.
Her articles in English, Hindi & Marathi have been published in esteemed Journals & periodicals. She is fluent in seven languages and has published her short story collections in English (Rendezvous) and in Hindi ( Rishton ki Website).
At Global she is a member of the Board Committees of Audit Committee , Nomination & Remuneration Committee and Stakeholder Relationship Committee