Building a Sustainable Education Company

Time: 12:15 - 13:15

Session Highlights:
  • How do you build an Education company’s revenue and profitability so it has acquisition or investment possibilities or will sustain itself as an independent company for a number of years?
  • What business models are working - and which aren't at this point? How do you grow value in your company?
  • Which sales models do investors like to see, and what are the implications when you divest? Do you build the Brand or the Product?
  • How do you decide which to invest in, and to what degree? Do you hire seasoned professionals for your team and when do you hire the bright, young talent?
  • Creating the capacity to operate at "two speeds": Why we need to be agile for some things and take a more traditional approach to other projects and Balancing the need for speed with efficacy and Financial forecasting for optimum results

Keynote Speaker: Mr. Ryan Pinto, CEO, Ryan International Group of Institutions(RIGI)

Mr. Ryan Pinto is CEO of the Ryan International Group of Institutions. He has executive and management experience as one of India's youngest social entrepreneurs in the K-12 education sector... Read More

Session Lead: Mr. Anand Sudarshan, Founder & Director, Sylvant Advisors Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Anand Sudarshan is Founder & Director, Sylvant Advisors Private Limited, an education sector advisory entity. He is currently an independent non-executive director of NIIT Limited... Read More

Mr. Y V Rajasekhar, Co Founder & Managing Director, People Combine Education Initiatives Ltd.

Mr. Yarlagadda Venkata Rajasekhara Babu (Raj) is the Managing Director of People Combine. Mr. Rajasekhar Babu graduated from the SRKR Engineering College.... Read More

Dr. D R Saini, Principal, Delhi Public School R K Puram

Dr. D. R. Saini is the Principal of Delhi Public School, R. K. Puram, New Delhi. During his 35 years of dedicated service in the field of education... Read More

Mr. Anuraag Saxena, Regional Head-South Asia & ASEAN, World Education Foundation, UK

Mr. Anuraag is the Asia Head for the World Education Foundation, UK (, and leads the Asia partnerships and entry-strategy..... Read More