Ms Preethaa Ganesh
Vice President, Vels Group of Institutions.
B.E CSE (SSN Institutions),
M.Sc Management (London School of Economics and Political Science)
Ms Preethaa Ganesh is a young and dynamic management professional with a vision to redefine Indian education to globally acclaimed standards and make India a knowledge power by making premium education affordable to all segments of the society.
She has been instrumental in devising the internationally acclaimed curriculum of “Kindle Kids” for children in Pre-school, introducing an innovative learning methodology that is fun and also kindles the inquisitive nature in the tiny tots from an early age. The success of the curriculum is the international campus in Singapore, that speaks volumes about the engrossment shown by children to see the school as a place that evokes their enthusiasm and to be there every single day of the year. Her next endeavor now is to take it out to as many places as possible within our country by establishing a strong franchisee network.
She has a demonstrated history of working in the education management industry and manages operations of the Vels conglomerate comprising 36 institutions, 30000 students and 6000 staff in India, Singapore and UK. Her core competencies include Negotiation, Sales, Marketing, Digital Marketing, Team Building, Project Management and Human Resource Management. Her diverse interests include education, health care, investments, movie production, hospitality and real estate.
She is active socially and keeps social issues very close to her heart. She has been chosen as the Pink Ambassador by India Turns Pink, an organisation that creates awareness of Breast cancer and mitigates ways to fight it for women of all ages. She is an active philanthropist and has created scholarships that not only supports children who are academically brilliant but also those who are economically backward, and looking for support to pursue their goals, and promise to reach the higher echelons of life. Her support through various Free Education Schemes, more so for 300 children of frontline Corona Warriors has received huge appreciation, particularly from academicians and educationists and proved to be the front runner in nudging other institutions to follow suit.
With her deep rooted passion for sports and games, Preethaa has owed to help underprivileged kids through various sports initiatives, from donating cricketing kits to talented and budding cricketers, and identifying talented football players by conducting exclusive tournaments at the grass roots level and providing them with education and sports scholarships.
With a fertile and energetic mind to back up her actions, Preethaa Ganesh is all set to emulate high standards of education and in elevating the VELS group of Institutions to among the top institutions globally.