Indian Education Show 2013

Mr. Karthik KS
Founder & CEO, 24*7 Learning

Karthik KS is the Founder and CEO of 24x7 Learning Pvt Ltd.

24x7 Learning helps corporates in leadership pipeline development as well as skillsets and professional development using technology based learning and continuing education under the AVAGMAH umbrella. 24x7 Learning has this unique blend of academic excellence and technological providence.

Karthik leads the company's efforts to capitalize on long-term growth opportunities and aligns its operations with key customer segments in the global market place. His sturdy leadership has helped 24x7 Learning win various accolades which include being rated amongst the Fastest growing 50 Technol Fastest growing 500 companies in Asia 3 years in a row from 2007, 2008 and 2009, as per a study by Deloitte. Learning’s leading product 24x7 LearnTrak was ranked amongst the Best IT Implementations in India by PC Q for two years in a row. Today 24x7 Learning is the largest Online Learning Implementation company in India.

24x7’s continuous education initiative, AVAGMAH, offers an array of courses handpicked and developed keeping in mind the needs of organizations and individuals for developing the much needed skills and competencies for excellence - Excellence that will lead to growth organization and people as whole. AVAGMAH has partnered with Harvard Business Publishing, IMT-CDL, Bharthidasan University among others to offer courses ranging from Advanced PG Diploma in Management, One Year Executive-PGDM, MBA, BBA to Certifications in PMP, NeXGen Managers, IFRS to name a few.

Prior to founding 24x7 Learning, Karthik has worked with companies like PCL, HCL, Hewlett Packard, Microland etc. With more than 23 years of experience in Sales and Operations, Karthik has handled IT Products, IT Services and has spent 14 years in the corporate training industry.

He also runs an NGO, to help provide formal education to under privileged children who would have otherwise entered the manual labour industry. Also, in his effort to support budding entrepreneurs, Karthik plays a very important role as Governing Body Member of TiE, Bangalore and also the Chair of the Education SIG of TiE Bangalore.

He holds a Mechanical Engineering Degree from National Institute Technology, Kurukshetra and has done his Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management from Bharti Vidya Bhavan, New Delhi.