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Raghav Podar

Chairman, Podar Education

A fine blend of global thinking & Indian values, Raghav Podar is a path-breaking educationist and a thought leader on constructing optimal learning environments. Having studied the education systems of Finland, Singapore, U.K. and Australia, he has been vested heavily into upgrading the quality of schooling in India. His trainings, presentations and workshops on aligning digital transformation with 21st century skills are keenly sought across schools, conferences and ministries in Australia, Spain, and the U.K.

He makes a strong distinction between educationist-run schools and businessmanled schools, and also personally supports the the Beti Padao, Beti Bachao Yojana as well as Tata Memorial’s Impacct Foundation that focuses on children's cancer treatment for the poor.

He has recently been at the forefront of relief efforts for the poorest of the poor affected by the Covid lockdown across India; providing 1000s of kilograms of food grain as well as started kitchens to supply over 1200 meals per day to the needy.

His contribution to the field of education and society is commendable and he has been bestowed with many awards for his contributions in the field of education and nation building including:

· “THE GLORY OF INDIA AWARD” by the Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand in 201