R Gurucharan
Dean (Student Services and Parent Engagement) & HOD - Maths (XI-XII)

R Gurucharan

Mr. Gurucharan teaches across centres for classes XI-XII. He has been responsible for helping build the Mathematics department from inception. He is also the centre principal for Mayur Vihar & Preet Vihar Centers. He has vast teaching experience of more than 18 years and has been associated with schools like St Paul’s and Amity International in the past. Qualifications: CAIIB(I), B.Sc, M.Sc.
Manju Arora
Dean (Teacher Recruitment & Training) & HOD (Economics)

Manju Arora

Ms. Manju Arora teaches CBSE batches across centres for classes XI-XII. She is the center principal for Janakpuri and Rajouri Garden centers.With over 20 years of experience, she has been previously associated with schools like DPS, R K Puram, Hans Raj Model School, Punjabi Bagh, Bal Bharati Public School, Pitampura, and DPS.
Shashank Mirashi
Program Head – Secondary Class & HOD - Maths (VIII-X)

Shashank Mirashi

Mr. Mirashi teaches across centres for classes IX-X. Along with teaching CBSE batches, he has been responsible for using his innovative techniques for building the Mathematics department. He is also the centre principal for Patel Nagar and Noida Centers. He is a graduate in B.Sc. and also holds an M.Sc. degree. He has 18 years of extensive teaching experience in Delhi and Mumbai.
Sharad Agarwal
HOD (Accountancy & Business Studies)

Sharad Agarwal

Mr. Agarwal teaches Accountancy & Business Studies across centers for Classes XI-XII. He has been responsible for building the content and pedagogy for his subjects and manage everyone. He has 17 years of experience in teaching and research. His area of expertise includes Financial Accounting, Financial Management, Economics and Business Studies. He has been associated with various educational institute like Edu-Power, ICFAI University, IMR and ISBM College of management. Qualifications: MA Economics & ICWA (inter).
AK Sarkar
HOD (English)

AK Sarkar

Mr. Sarkar has more than 18 years of experience of teaching English to CBSE students. He was also associated with Educomp Solutions and Brilliant Tutorials. More than 77% of his students have scored more than 95% in 2014-15 board exams. One of his students, Richa Sharma scored 100% in 2013-14 batch and was also the national topper.
Brajesh Trivedi
HOD (Physics)

Brajesh Trivedi

Mr. Trivedi teaches across centres for classes XI-XII. He has been responsible for building the physics department with innovative content and multi-media and is also the center principal for Vaishali. He has 21 years of teaching experience and has been associated with renowned institutions across India and has authored various books like ‘IITJEE Physics’ (published by Rachna Sagar Publications) and ‘Medical Entrance Guide’ (published by Pearsons)
Dr. Alok Bariyar
HOD (Chemistry)

Dr. Alok Bariyar

Dr. Alok Bariyar teaches across centres for classes XI-XII. He has been instrumental in building the Chemistry department and is also the Centre Principal of Gurgaon. With a Ph.D and M.Sc from IIT Delhi, he has 14 years of extensive teaching experience in renowned institutes across Delhi-NCR. He has also been associated with reputed organizations like BARC, Mumbai in the past.
Saurabh Shukla
HOD (Biology)

Saurabh Shukla

Mr. Saurabh Shukla has over 10 years of teaching experience and has been associated with Studymate for over 6 years now. He is the Center Principal at GK II and the incharge of Biology for Senior Secondary Classes. Mr. Shukla holds M.Sc in Bioinformatics from CSJM University, Kanpur and is currently pursuing Ph.D with JJT University, Rajasthan. His work has been published in 5 international publications.
Sushil Thakur
HOD (Social Studies)

Sushil Thakur

Mr. Thakur teaches across centres for classes IX-X. Along with teaching, he has also developed the department with extensive multi-media content and well researched course material. He holds a B.A (Hons) in Psychology, has 15 years of experience in teaching, and has been associated with various institutes across Delhi-NCR in the past.
Vinod Sharma
HOD (Science)

Vinod Sharma

Mr. Sharma teaches across centres for classes IX-X. Known for his passion for teaching, he has helped setup the IX-X Science department and supplemented the offering with content development using multi-media and live experiments. He is a graduate in B.Sc., holds a diploma in Chemical Engineering and a post graduate in MBA. He was a research chemist for 15 years before he started his teaching career. He has more than 15 years of teaching experience across institutes in Delhi and Mumbai.
Saurabh Gupta
Business Head

Saurabh Gupta

Mr. Saurabh Gupta joined Studymate in 2013 as the Business Head of HTLC and is spearheading the business towards expansion and growth. He has led the expansion of HTLC from 6 enters to 29 centers, launch of Englishmate. Saurabh has a total work experience of 30 years in diverse industries and roles. He has been part of organizations like Asian Paints where he gained multi-functional experience in Finance, Sales and Manufacturing over 12 years. He also worked at PepsiCo International for 6 years, where he held responsibilities as the P&L Head of UP operations, Regional Director, and a Sales & capability Development role in Bangkok. He also has 4 years’ experience in the telecom sector and his last job was at VLCC as the CEO – Health & Wellness, where he managed 165 centers across the Indian subcontinent. He is a graduate from IIT Varanasi (Chemical Engineering) with a degree in management from IIM Lucknow.
Arindam Lahiri
Chief Academic Officer

Arindam Lahiri

Mr. Arindam Lahiri joined Studymate in 2013 as the CAO of HTLC and is spearheading the academics at Studymate & Englishmate. Arindam has over 20 years of experience in the education industry. He has been part of organizations like Career Launcher (as Co-founder & Director) & IL&FS (ETS). Before joining Studymate he was Executive Director at GRAS Education & Training Services Pvt. Ltd (an NSDC-funded Skill Development organization). He has taught Mathematics & Physics at IIT-JEE level. He is also a Band-III ELT Trainer from Cambridge University (ESOL). Arindam is a graduate in Mechanical Engineering from Jadavpur University (Kolkata) with a degree in management from IIM, Lucknow.
Anand Agarwal
Chief Financial Officer

Anand Agarwal

Mr. Anand Agarwal is a Chartered accountant and a Company Secretary with over 20 years of experience in the domains of Business Planning, Operations, Treasury and Financial Management. He has had long stints with Ernst & Young and Reebok apart from being an entrepreneur himself with technology start-ups. Anand has been with HT Media since 2011 as CFO of the education business.
Debojit Sen
Head - Sales & Operations

Debojit Sen

Mr. Debojit Sen, is one of the founding members of Studymate, Hindustan Times right from its inception days in 2009. Debojit is an engineer from NIT Rourkela and a Sales & Marketing MBA from S.P.Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai. Debojit currently heads the Sales and Operations wing of Studymate, Hindustan Times and leads the center sales and operations team of Studymate. Debojit is known in the business for his high energy and motivational skills and takes interest in public speaking, music and cricket.
Ritika Oberoi
Head - Sales & Operations, EnglishMate

Ritika Oberoi

Ritika Oberoi joined HT Media in 2008 as a Management Trainee. She was closely involved in various functions & businesses at HT including Media Marketing in Delhi and Mumbai and Firefly e-ventures before forming a part of the strategy team which launched Studymate Learning Centers in 2010. Ritika led its major functions like Business development, Sales & Marketing and Academic process streamlining. In 2015, Ritika headed the launch of Englishmate Learning Centers across Delhi NCR. Ritika has previously worked with Ernst & Young as a Risk Analyst and has over 10 years of work experience. She is a commerce graduate from Lady Shri Ram College, DU and an MBA from NMIMS, Mumbai.