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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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)
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
Ashish Gilotra
Ashish Gilotra heads the Technology vertical for HT Learning Centres Ltd. as Chief Technology Officer. A software engineer by profession, tech enthusiast by heart, automation freak by nature and leader by choice defines him to the best.
Abhishek Kanodia
Abhishek heads the marketing vertical for HT Learning Centres Ltd in the capacity of General Manager. A post graduate in management from MDI, Gurgaon he is a seasoned marketing Professional with 9 years of experience in Brand Management for Hindustan Times, Hindustan, Studymate, Shine.com, New Business Development, Magazines and Corporate Marketing at HT Media Ltd.
Prince Jain
Prince Jain heads the finance vertical for HT Learning Centres Ltd as Chief Financial Officer. Prince is a graduate from Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of commerce, Delhi University and qualified Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary with over 10 year of experience in finance and secretarial functions.
Mohit Wattal
Mohit leads Englishmate product for HT Learning Centres Ltd. He is one of the earliest adopters and a leader in the online education business in India. He is an engineer from the Uttar Pradesh Technical University and has held various leadership roles in the last 10 years of his professional life.
Sandip Jain
Sandip heads Studymate business for HT Learning Centres Ltd. He is an astute sales professional having 18 years of rich experience in Sales, Distribution and Trade Marketing of FMCG, Durables, Consumer Electronics and Mobile Handsets industry with exposure to rural as well as urban markets of India. He is too passionate about work and love taking challenges. Never give up attitude, Team Management, timely result delivery and innovation are his areas of strength.