Think Stations...

The why, what & how.

Gayatri Singh

Founder

Gayatri co-founded Q2AMedia in 2000, a leading education content services company that primarily developed content for the K-12 market in the US and Europe. She was instrumental in developing their service offerings and also steered the company towards a more IP and product development focused direction. Recognized by clients as a content specialist, she has helped design education programs for today's tech savvy kids. Her Clients included Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, Pearson, HarperCollins, Cengage, Disney Learning, Scholastic, and Time for Kids.

Gayatri has over 18 years of entrepreneurial experience. In 2009, she received the Tata Stree Shakti Award for Woman Entrepreneurship.

Gayatri is passionate about making education more innovative. She is also a member of the core team of iamgurgaon ( www.iamgurgaon.org ) an NGO focused on making Gurgaon a better place to live in.

Meetali Kutty

Managing Editor

Meetali Kutty has spent many years as a writer and editor, working on content in a variety of formats. After completing her B.A. in History from St. Stephens, Delhi University, she pursued film studies in Saint Andrews, Scotland. She has written and edited for magazines such as TLF (Trip the Life Fantastic) and Green Life magazine, as well as worked with fashionandyou.com and Lumata developing and editing content, helping out with social media marketing and coming up with new products. Currently she manages the content for Team Explore Think Stations.

In her free time she enjoys reading, watching movies and working on her blog.

DEEPIKA VERMA

Design Manager

A graduate from Delhi College of Arts, Deepika comes from a visual communication discipline and has a strong sense of design and a great attention to detail. She has lent her expertise to various projects across the print and publishing sector. Deepika, in her years of experience, has worked extensively with clients like Scholastic, Disney, Oxford, Harper Collins and Penguin group. As part of Team Explore Think Stations, she is responsible for designing and formulating brand identity.

Pranita Verma

Centre Director

Pranita has passionately worked with international schools for 18 years. With a degree in Science from Delhi University and a Diploma in French Language from Alliance Française, she is here to encourage our children to widen their horizons. She enjoys exploring new methods to educate the coming generations and is impressed with the teaching methods used at Think Stations. She truly believes that technology has taken over the world and information literacy should be a vital aspect of academia.

INVESTOR PROFILES

Pramod Bhasin

Founder of Genpact, Pramod served as its President & CEO till June 2011. He currently serves as their Vice Chairman. Widely considered the founder and pioneer of the Business Process Management industry in India, this industry currently employs over a million people. Today, Genpact is acknowledged as the leader in its industry with over 65,000 employees, across 17 countries and generating nearly $2b in revenues.

Pramod serves on the boards for NDTV, Bank of India, DLF Ltd and SRF Ltd., and is on the Governing Boards of IIM Lucknow, Lady Shri Ram College, and Shri Ram School. He also served as the Chairman of NASSCOM.

Pramod is currently working to build "The Skills Academy", a pioneering institute to enhance employability, with a focus on people in the unorganized sector. He promotes entrepreneurship and financial inclusion through a variety of initiatives.

Sandeep Kohli

An entrepreneur with over thirty years of experience with global companies like American Express and Yum! Brands, Sandeep has an extensive experience in setting up and sustaining businesses in the Retail, Food & Beverage and Real Estate sectors. He successfully launched KFC, Pizza Hut and A&W brands in the Indian subcontinent and Indian Ocean countries and was instrumental in establishing American Express Travel as the leading travel services provider in India.

Sandeep has an extraordinary ability to hire great resources and nurture their skills, many of whom have gone on to become global and regional CEO's. He is presently involved in various projects in the real estate & hospitality sectors, serving in an entrepreneurial and advisory capacity.

Sandeep brings in a huge amount of franchisee business management experience that will help as we grow our centres across India!

ADVISORS

Marie Brown

Marie Brown is a leading education development specialist with a love for language arts. She received the Outstanding Achievement in Educational Publishing Award from the Association of Educational Publishers in 2008. In 2009, Marie was honoured by her alma mater, St. Johns University, with the Distinguished Leadership in Education award.

Colin Rose

Colin Rose founded Accelerated Learning Systems Ltd. in 1985 after writing the original book Accelerated Learning in 1983. This book has sold over 500,000 copies in over 8 languages. He has been researching how people learn for over 25 years!

Shivendra Singh Dungarpur

Shivendra Singh Dungarpur is a filmmaker, producer, film archivist and restorer. He has directed over 450 commercials and produced several documentaries and short films. His most recent project, which also happens to be his first feature length film, is the 2012 documentary Celluloid Man, which has already won two National Awards.

Shivendra has started the Film Heritage Foundation, which focuses on preserving the Indian cinematic heritage. He has worked closely with Martin Scorsese's World Cinema Foundation (WCF) to facilitate the restoration of classic films.

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