The Vision of Skills And You is to empower individuals and organisations with 21st century skills by providing quality educational programs and solutions to make them global citizens.
Charu Bajaj - Managing Director & CEO
Charu is a seasoned professional with certification from Dale Carnegie and Quality Council of India. She is founder and CEO of Skills And You, which is one of the leading education enterprise, certified by NSDC (National Skill Development Corporation). Charu is a passionate entrepreneur who spearheads the team of dedicated professionals working towards the skill development of the individuals. Charu has been involved in conceptualizing many educational programs based on experiential and inquiry based learning philosophy for schools, teachers and the students.
An individual with the business acumen, she has been involved in strategizing business ideas and plans of varied school programs ranging from training, curriculum designing, development of language programs and turn-key solutions for setting up new schools.
She also mentors schools and other educational projects to share her experiences and learning for improving the process of teaching and learning.
Nishit Sacher- Director & COO
Nishit is a B.Com (hons) graduate from Delhi University and a qualified Chartered Accountant from ICAI. An Entrepreneur by passion, he has founded financial firms and is actively engaged in financial and business forums. At present he is the Chief Operating Officer at Skills And You, which is one of the leading education enterprise, certified by NSDC (National Skill Development Corporation). He has extensive experience in the areas of technical, organizational and personal excellence involving leadership, change management, and learning effectiveness and improvement.
A firm believer and practitioner of organizational learning and ‘leading from within’, Nishit has successfully led and motivated his team by engendering a culture of learning, innovation and growth in his organizations. He was always passionate about teaching- learning opportunities that are available to the learners and has a vast experience in the field of teaching and nurturing the new breed of teachers and trainers.
He also mentors his team on sales, marketing, brand building and other government projects taken up by Skills And You.
Sangeeta Gole- Curriculum Advisor
Sangeeta is an educationist with experience in teaching and training both in the rural and urban schools. She has worked as an advisor to P.R.E.S. (Pravara Rural Education Society) and has conducted a number of training and development programs for Yashada - Pune under the SSA (Sarva Shikshan Abhiyan) and RMSA (Rashtriya Madhyamik Shikshan Abhiyan).
As an approved Trainer by NABET - QCI (National Accreditation Board for Education & Training – Quality Council of India), she has conducted training programs and courses on PSA (Preparing School for Accreditation) & TSA (Training for School Assessors).
Besides being a Trainer and Assessor for NABET's school assessment programs, she has also worked as a consultant to organizations like Zee Learn and Integrated Education Team Solutions, Core Technology and various schools for Designing Standard Operating Procedures and Policy Frameworks. She has also worked on a project with IL&FS-Educational cell to develop audio-visual learning material for student teachers in the form of lesson plans. An active member at The British Council, Sangeeta has been involved in the GTA and the Connecting Classrooms programs.
She spearheads the ‘Certification In Teaching Excellence’ program at Skills And You with the objective to develop competencies and improved professional performance of the teachers.
Manjula Raman Suri- Education Advisor
Manjula Raman is a post graduate in MA (English, Sociology) and is a Principal, CEO (Chief Knowledge Officer) & Pedagogist in Army Public School, Bangalore. She is a committed pedagogist, determined to bring in change and a gifted orator who can connect easily with people. She has 26 years of experience as college lecturer and as Head of Army Public Schools. She is also a resource person for British Council ELT Programme and a member of National Geographic Society. She has achieved various awards and recognition in her career including being nominated for outstanding Educator World Wide & given the privilege to nominate exceptional students for the Global Young Leaders conference at New York and Washington Dc and PETA Award for Animal Welfare.
She has mastered various skills over the course of her long career including being a validated Trainer in Core Skills by British Council, UK and Google Lead & Head trainer for GOOGLE, TE(A)CH programme for Digital India. She has re-invented herself several times as the dynamics of education changed, innovated, learnt new pedagogies and enriched herself and the wards under her care. Her effort has always been in giving her children an open mind, a sense of citizenship, empathy, equality and the courage to stand by their convictions.
Ashish Sacher- Business Advisor
Ashish is a Graduate from Delhi College of Engineering and a Post Graduate from Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar. Having worked with various organizations, currently he is category head for Consumer Business for HP Inc., India, one of the largest IT organizations across the world and a fortune 50 company.
A successful professional with over 14 years of experience in sales, product, category and business management, Ashish specializes in getting business ideas off their feet, setting up processes and structures and leading businesses through change. He also loves to coach and develop people and work with them to grow them into strong business individuals.
Ashish mentors the team at Skills And You and acts as an advisory to develop both internal and external processes.
Ashish is an active biker in his spare time, having travelled the length and breadth of the country on his motorcycle and loves to take the long road home.
Pankaj Vermani- Business Advisor
Pankaj is a graduate from IIT Delhi, a serial entrepreneur and has co-founded and grown two companies in the past, which went through a successful acquisition and got featured in multiple global forums including Red Herring Asia 100 and Deloitte India Fast 50. In his previous role, he was heading the Incubator / Company-Builder Mountain Apollo India. Currently, he is the Founder & CEO of Clovia, one of the fastest growing Lingerie brands in India.
Pankaj actively advises and mentors start-ups in the internet, mobile, consumer and education space. He writes regularly for technology blogs on team building, scale and business strategy. In his free time, he is a theatre buff and performs in the Professional Delhi Theatre Circle.
Pankaj guides strategic alliances at Skills And You and has been mentoring technology initiatives for the organisation.