Global Education Limited, has in 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.
Mr. Aditya Bhandari is Independent Director, alumni of University of Southampton, UK with specialization in International Management. Mr. Bhandari is very young and dynamic person with expertise in marketing and management. Before joining Global Education Limited, he was associated with JSW Steel Ltd., Mumbai, Bangur Cement (A unit of Shree Cement Ltd.), Jaipur, Indian Tobacco Company (ITC), Mumbai and Fuelco Group, Nagpur. He has hands on experience with handling major clients in international sector particularly Europe and has the expertise in Export Management.
Mr. Vijay Bapna is an independent Director, a Chartered Accountant, with over 42 years of industry leadership experience by holding many senior managerial, financial and accounting roles with companies like Aditya Birla Group (Thailand), Essar, Ispat Industries, Reliance Petroleum Ltd, Balco (Vedanta Group), Indorama Group (Thailand) and Welspun Group. He was the CEO of some of the renowned companies such as Ispat Industries Limited ( now JSW Steel), Welspun Maxsteel Ltd., Welspun Steel Limited, Remi Metal Gujarat Ltd. Mr. Bapna is also the proud recipient of Rajiv Gandhi Rashtriya Ekta Award as well as Udyog Ratna Award, Best Professional Manager Award, International Management excellence Award to name a few. He had spent around 18 years of career in Thailand and Canada with a rich experience of holding positions ranging from President, CEO to full time Director.
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.
Dr. Karajagi was the Principal, V. V .S. First Grade College for Women, Bangalore, India for 16 years. He 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 Syndicate of a few Universities and as a member of the Karnataka Knowledge Commission. He is also the Trustee of the Loka Shikshana Trust, a leading publishing house that brings out a Daily, weekly and Monthly publications. He is a well-known columnist and has completed 1500 columns. His twelve books entitled “Karunaalu Baa Belake” are immensely popular and have seen several editions. Dr. Karajagi has written many articles on ‘Sufi’ philosophy and has published a book on ‘Sufi’. He has edited many books including ‘Shikshan Shilpa’ – a huge collection of articles on education brought out by the J.S.S.Maha Vidyapeetha, Mysore. He has published over hundred articles on all aspects of education in National and International journals. He is also known for his daily spiritual discourses on a bilingual T.V. channel – Sri. Sankara with over 500 programmes. 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. His areas of interest include Creativity, Creative & Critical Problem Solving Skills, Communication skills, Motivation, Work ethics and Human Values. He has designed a complete curriculum in Creativity which is being used in different Universities. He has traveled and lectured extensively both in the east and the west and has conducted more than 2000 training programmes for educational and corporate organizations. He has been a teacher for over four decades without a moment’s regret.
Prof. (Dr.) I.K. Bhat the Vice Chancellor of Manav Rachna University has been the 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).
After receiving B.E. (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering from NIT Srinagar, M.Tech. and Ph.D. degrees from IIT Kanpur, he served as Lecturer and Reader at IET Lucknow and Professor at Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad.
Prof. Bhat is a Fellow member of Institution of Engineers (India), Life member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) and Founder Member of Indo-US Collaborative Engineering Education (IUCEE). Prof. 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. Prof. 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. He has also been awarded for various Academic Achievements.
Dr. Nandkishore Marthand Kondap is the Director General of Kohinoor Business School has been the Director of NMIMS, President (Higher Education) of CORE Education &Technologies Ltd, was responsible for Management programs and establishment of University in RSET’s Durgadevi Saraf Institute of Management Studies & Devi Prasad Management College of media studies.
After receiving Masters in Marketing Management from University of Mumbai, he pursued for P h. D (Corporate Sector- Voluntary service organisations- linkages in the field of social work) from Pune University.
Dr. Nandkishore Marthand Kondap has won the Outstanding 'Anti-Drug Campaigner of the Year Award' in 1995-96. He is a Member of the Panel of Judges of Indian Merchants Chamber. He was also the Chairman, WRC of AICTE for the period 2011-2017, Member of the governing council of NAAC Bangalore, Member of the advisory committee of Ministry of Power Government of India. He has also contributed in establishment of NMIMS Deemed to be University, off campus centre at Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Shirpur. He has also been awarded for various Academic Achievements.