BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Dr. (Mrs.) B. JYOTHI REDDY
CHAIRPERSON, NIRAJ EDUCATIONAL SOCIETY & FOUNDER PRINCIPAL, NIRAJ PUBLIC SCHOOL
Dr. Reddy is one of the pioneers in the field of education. Her progressive and innovative ideas have inspired a multitude of people who have had interactions with her. She is the founder member of Niraj Educational Society and was the Principal of the prestigious Niraj Public School at Ameerpet. Dr. Reddy holds a doctorate in Literature from the Osmania University. She has also been the ex-IAPE (Indian Association for Preschool Education) Secretary and ex-LIC (Life Insurance Corporation of India) Board Member.
Dr.Reddy is farsighted and has initiated integrated, inclusive education for students who are mentally and visually challenged. She also runs free educational and vocational programmes for underprivileged children in addition to providing them with all the essential things in life. She has adopted two government schools and helps the children in every way possible, in order to make them self-reliant.
A very compassionate, social-minded and deeply spiritual person, Dr. Reddy is also an eloquent speaker.
CAPT. RAJ MOHINDRA
Capt. Mohindra was one of the Founder Directors of the Mahindra United World College of India(MUWCI), it’s first CEO and Project Director. He was associated with the UWC movement in India for many years. Capt. Mohindra has been awarded special commendation from Queen Noor of Jordan and the Prince of Wales, U.K. He has held many prestigious positions in various fields other than education.
His consultancy assignments include international schools, Indian Board schools, a B-School and a very large rural educational complex in Gujarat, including physically and mentally challenged children.
Capt. Raj Mohindra, Member of the Board of Governors, Niraj International School, has been awarded the ‘Lifetime Achievement in Education Leadership Award’ by the magazine Education World.
Mr. JOHN GUYATT
Mr. John Guyatt has a degree in Modern History and a PG Diploma in Education. He is a fellow of Leverhulme in Latin American Studies.
Mr. Guyatt specializes in Educational Consultancy and school inspections. He works for Independent School Inspectorate and in his capacity as schools inspector, visits schools across the world. He has also worked on educational projects in several European countries. He is also the Governor of two schools in the UK. Additionally, he has been a consultant to Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai.
Dr. USHA VYASULU REDDY
RETIRED PROFESSOR & CONSULTANT - ICT IN EDUCATION
Dr. Reddy was the Director & Area Chairperson for the Centre for Human Development, Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI). She holds degrees in Political Science, Psychology and International Relations from universities in India and abroad. She has also been involved in designing and implementing innovative technology application at the higher education level in India.
Mr. V. NANDAKUMAR
Mr. Nandakumar is a distinguished educator. He was instrumental in setting up Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai and has also served as the CEO of École Mondiale World School, Mumbai . Earlier, he served as Principal in many prestigious institutions in Chennai, Madurai, Jamnagar and Singapore and has set up schools in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Japan and New Zealand. He has travelled extensively, attended and presented papers at many international conferences and seminars in major metros in India and abroad.
Presently, Mr. Nandakumar is the Director of Datta Educational Consultants and works as a consultant for many reputed schools affiliated to the CBSE, CISCE, CIE and IBO. He is one of the active members of the Board of Governors of Niraj Educational Society.
Mr. MARIO GAUCI
ADVISOR FOR IB-PYP, NIRAJ INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
Mr. Mario Gauci has been working in the field of education for over 26 years in Australia, England, Germany and Singapore. Mr. Gauci began his career in Melbourne, teaching in local primary schools before moving overseas in 1996. He has taught almost all primary year levels, and has a particular interest in the Early Years Education. He also spent some time as a teacher librarian and PYP Coordinator.
Mr. Gauci worked as an IBPYP consultant with the IB Asia Pacific office in Singapore for four years and in several other international schools in Singapore before joining Chatsworth International School in August 2014 as the Head of Primary School.
Mr. ROHIT MOHINDRA
Mr. Rohit Mohindra has a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Lafayette College, Pennsylvania, USA and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. Mr. Mohindra has been involved with project planning, financial feasibility studies and liaising with International organizations such as IBO and CIE.
Mr. Mohindra has also been involved in the preparation of educational content for service providers in the United States. Additionally, he has implemented projects where Raj Mohindra Consultants (RMC) has been involved.
Mr. B. JIVITESH REDDY
DIRECTOR, NIRAJ EDUCATIONAL SOCIETY & PRINCIPAL, NIRAJ PUBLIC SCHOOL
A dynamic leader, he is aware of the latest trends in the field of education. He is extremely diligent and is persistent in the pursuit of his goals. His charismatic personality attracts everyone.
Mr. Reddy is an Industrial Engineer by profession. He graduated from B.M.S College of Engineering, University of Bangalore in Industrial and Production Engineering.
Mr. B. GAVISH REDDY
DIRECTOR, NIRAJ EDUCATIONAL SOCIETY & EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, NIRAJ INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
A dynamic personality, he is keenly interested in developing innovative projects on par with global standards. He is well qualified and holds a degree in Commerce from Hyderabad. He also has a P.G Diploma from the University of Hull, an MBA from Oxford Brooks University, U.K. and is a member of H.C.I.M.A., U.K.
As the Executive Director, Mr. Gavish Reddy has a clear vision to make Niraj International School, a truly world-class school.