Team Members

Ameeta Chatterjee

Ameeta, an IIM Bangalore graduate with over 20 years of corporate experience, has been involved in both health and education sectors in India and UK. She is a firm believer that life-long learning is essential for happiness and every child has a right to learn in a happy and enriching environment.

She has founded Ekam Foundation Mumbai that provided subsidized surgeries to under-privillged children in Mumbai. She is also a writer, poet and mother of two children and a dog.

Suvalaxmi Chakravorty

Suvalaxmi, a Chartered Accountant by profession, has over 25 years of experience in banking and finance with Indian and International banks. She is passionate about building new businesses from scratch, especially business with large outreach population in relatively new and unknown territories.

She has been featured on the ‘was also one of the few women featured in Fortune India’ List of 50 most Powerful Women in Business’ over 2010, 2011 and 2012.

Smriti Chandwani

Smriti Chandwani, a Chartered Accountant has over 10 years of experience with ICICI Bank in various capacities. She started her career in the project finance group and moved to managing distressed assets and turnaround of several under performing companies. She took a career sabbatical to manage her son’s critical illness and since then been engaged with children and teenagers at school and community platform. Currently based out of Gurgaon, Smriti works with children with learning disabilities and supports them in their school work and examinations. She also counsels students aspiring to pursue undergraduate education in the U.S.A

Shonali Sarkar

A highly experienced Chief ExecutiveShonali founded Mindcells which offered web based solutions to domestic and overseas clients. She has an impressive track record of more than 7 years of hands-on experience in strategic planning, business development, project and product management and process streamlining strategies. Shonali believes that a child’s learning should be handled with utmost care and responsibility. She has worked with NGOs that cater to teaching and uplifting the cause of underprivileged children. She is now exploring the opportunity to use her experience to spread awareness about the importance of using child friendly tools and activities for skills enhancement and happier learning.