Krishna’s is a first generation entrepreneur. His career spans multiple ventures since 1991. Krishna has a unique blend of exposure to global functions across technologies and verticals like infrastructure, mortgage and global finance, leading to a very diverse set of experience in M&A, Technology and Analytics.
With a steadfast ambition to usher in disruption using technology in education sector, Krishna conceptualized and helped create a unique first of its kind Edtech platform called Personalized Adaptive Learning (PAL). PAL is an innovative platform focused on improving learning outcomes. PAL uses a combination of Digitization, Automation and Orchestration to effectively navigate the teaching community and the learner from introduction of a chapter to a desired mastery better, faster & efficient.
Before Everest and PALGenie, Krishna was CEO and Vice Chairman of ISGN, a global KPO mortgage solutions company, which he led to a $100M company in less than 5 years. Prior, Krishna headed his own venture Neptune Technologies, a premier Technology, Services & Systems Architecture Consulting Service Company & worked with multiple PE Funds.
CO-FOUNDER & DIRECTOR - ACADEMICS
Hyma co-founded Everest Edusys & Solutions Pvt. Ltd., and PALGenie Technologies Pvt. Ltd., after successful entrepreneurial ventures and partnerships in her 20 years+ career.
She brings a rare and unique blend of strategic vision and insight coupled with operational expertise and meticulous management, which combined with her infectious passion for education makes her a strong contributor to the leadership team.
A post-graduate in Computer science from a reputed University in India, Hyma is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Computer Science involving e-learning and Data Mining from Bharthidasan University.
Adarsh firmly believes that big ideas that truly disrupt and solve large problems, originate in smaller outfits – “start-ups”. The creative process of building a company is his number one passion. At PALGenie, the promise of improving learning outcomes through PAL is challenging and exciting. He is responsible for fund raise, strategic partnerships and to help make PAL, a platform that transforms learning outcomes through machine learning.
His earlier stint was at ISGN as Director – Enterprise Planning and Management, a K K Birla, NEA invested company where he assisted the CEO/Vice Chairman in building the company to a successful enterprise with revenues of $100M+.
Renu has been responsible for overall technical vision, strategy, roadmap, and architecture of the PAL platform. Renu joined PALGenie with 14 years of experience. Prior to PALGenie, Renu was Solution Architect with HCL Learning Ltd., and Senior Technical Architect with Tata Interactive Systems(TIS).
During her 10 years at TIS, she helped define strategies, systems, standards, and processes for products and services, particularly in the education domain. She combines an extensive experience in Product Development, Technical Architecture and Instructional Design for translating broad concepts into viable products.
HEAD OF SALES & STRATEGY
Sanmaan is truly an Evangelist of the Digital Story in Education. He heads country-wide business and strategic initiatives for PALGenie and brings around 12 years of rich experience in promoting to the education markets (India and Abroad) across K-12 and higher education landscape. Most recently, he has rendered his services in multiple capacities at Extramarks – a leading K-12 company and steered international business for HCL Infosystems Ltd.
Previously, Sanmaan has worked for an international university funded by HEFCE (Higher Education Funding Council for England) and was responsible for developing international linkages, knowledge transfer trainings and promotional events in partnership with British Council in the UK and China. Sanmaan holds a business degree from Coventry University, UK and bachelors from University of Delhi, New Delhi.
To take the learner and the learning ecosystem from introduction to desired mastery of a chapter / concept – better – faster – efficient. Read more…