Founder & Director
Shyam has 16 years of Professional & Entrepreneurial experience with corporate like Sun Pharma, Aditya Birla Group & Kotak Mahindra. His core competencies are in Talent Hunting, Recruitment, Training & Development, Business development, Strategy planning & implementations.
He is known for his creativity, whether it is in process designing or implementation of the same. Shyam is highly organized & known for his strong people skills & excellent problem solving skill. His Persistence and assertiveness combined with tact and diplomacy always gives him an added edge over others.
Shyam is looking after the HR systems, handling employee relations, ensuring compliance with regulations, managing budgets, assessing staffing needs, hiring employees, designing training programs, and developing compensation plans.
- MBA in Human Resources
- B. Sc. ( Chemistry )
- LUTCF from The American College & IAIFM
- Situational Leadership (SLT) from Center of Leadership Studies
- The 4 Disciplines of Execution Excellence (4DX) from Franklin Covey
Prof . Pankaja is responsible for the development and execution of the company’s strategic direction as well as students development & career progression. With over 20 years’ of experience in the educational sector, Pankaja holds a Master in Arts & Bachelor of Education Degree and is a member of the ‘Maharashtra Class Owner’s’ Association’
Prof. Pankaja has been involved across the wide spectrum of education from the secondary school system to higher education to professional competitive training for the past 20 years. At IIKD she is looking after Administrations, HR & students development initiatives
Managing Director- IT & E-Promotion
Santosh has 12 years of E- learning training experience with corporate like Image Institute, Pixel Dimention, and animation institute. His core competencies are in to enhance the creativity of the student. He is known for his creativity, whether it is in Graphic, web, motion graphic designing. He is looking after E Promotion, Digital Marketing & IIKD Digital Gurukul.
- B. A.
- Diploma in Multi Media
- Diploma in Digital Marketing
Chief Belief Officer
Abhay has cross Functional 16 years exposure and experience in all facets – Marketing (Online Identity Management in E-commerce platform), Sales & Distribution (Pharmaceutical, Life Insurance and Video Streaming Technology), Life Insurance Operations (Managing Underwriting Department, Underwriting Training, IT enhancement, Policy Servicing and Claims), Product Management Team (PMT) for Pharmaceuticals and Outsourcing off-shore Processes in KPO.
Being a ‘VISIONARY NETPRENUER’ he is very active in Social Media which help him to build his huge Social Network.
Abhay’s ability to not only focus on the tasks at hand, but also to think critically about the work, help him to proactively understand the needs of the clients while at the same time acting as trusted advisor who offer the right solutions in a cost-effective and useful way thus succeeding in their deliverables.
Online Reputation Monitoring, Social Media Optimization, Personal Branding Management, Life Insurance Underwriting, Pharma – IT Marketing Liaison, Mentoring / Training and Franchise Development & Expansion are some of his area of Expertise.
- Diploma in Neuro-linguistic programming (NLP)
- General Management Program from IIM, Indore
- MBA in International Business & Information Technology
- M. Pharm in Medicinal Chemistry
Thomas Samuel brings with him more than 25 years of industrial and business experience. An electrical engineering graduate, he is a ‘hands on’ man with exposure to different capital equipments businesses having managed clients as wide ranging as electricity boards, utility companies, private power producers while with Alstom. His last assignment exposed him to printing and packaging solution providers catering to the carton, flexible film and corrugated board industry. His past work has taken him to work across cultural and national boundaries with ease rounding off his personality to merge with ease into diverse working environment and cultures.
For Thomas, the devil is in the details. He has practiced this in the substantial time and energy that he has devoted to ‘recruitment and training’ while in his previous assignments – a very crucial aspect of organisation building in his belief. He continues to develop on this conviction with IIKD as well. Thomas believes in keeping the requirement of the end customer in focus in all aspects of working. The various initiatives of team building hold this prime requirement in perspective.
- BSc Engg (Electrical Engg.) from REC (NIT) Kurukshetra. 1985 Graduation year.
Managing Director – Business Development
With more than 25 years’ experience in different business vertical, Prashant is Responsible for the overall management of all strategic and operational Marketing and Customer Relationship activities. Planning and coordinating the implementation of business plans and the penetration of new markets.
- M. Com ,
- Diploma in Management Studies
Chief Public Relation Officer
25 years experience in PR position in couple of India’s top organizations, Mukund has passion & dedication for his work. His relation building skill helps him to build his strong public relations . Mukund looking after planning publicity strategies and campaigns. writing and producing presentations and press releases. Dealing with enquiries from the public, the press, and related organizations. Organizing and attending promotional events such as press conferences, open days, exhibitions, tours and visits.
Prof . Chinmay Vanmali
Deputy Chief Officer
Training & Development
Patient, caring & kind personality of the team. He is very particular about his teaching methodology, notes, teaching pattern, SOP of lecture earns him Mr Perfectionist’s tag. In-depth knowledge of subject & learners, dedication to teaching, engaging students in learning makes Chinmay the most popular faculty.
Good connect with students as she has a vast experience in the field of teaching.
She has an updated knowledge of her subject and exam patterns due to experience of competitive exams like Banking, Railways, SSC etc. Explaining concepts in a language and style that is easily understandable to students is the strength of Shivangi.
Due to her excellent work ethics & strong communication, Semme is the most liked faculty among students. Her deep knowledge and passion for her subject makes her a perfect faculty for a key subject like English, where students always need assistance. Making students comfortable for difficult words (Vocab) & grammar by adding sense of humor in it, makes Semme’s lecture enjoyable experience for students.
He bring a vast experience of competitive exams like UPSC, Banking, SSC, RRB. Sound knowledge of subject with more than 8 years teaching experience helps Nitin to understand students easily. Making difficult concept easy by giving daily life examples is the strength of Nitin.
Prof. Pruthvi Jagani
Her strong hold on her subject & always keeping herself updated about the latest questions/ exam pattern, provides an immense help to students. She is always ready to devote more time for students’ understanding & progress which always keeps her surrounded by students.
‘Mr Favorite’ Prathmesh is known for his energetic & humorous lectures. Making difficult topics easy by giving examples of our routine life is his great skill. He is always ready to help students, not concerning about the time. He has an Engaging Personality and Teaching Style, Knowledge of his Subject Matter & Good Classroom Management Skills makes Pratmesh a favorite faculty.
Executive – Content Development
As his name suggests, Sagar is a Cool & calm person like the deep oceans ! He is a knowledgeable person . Any updates in question pattern, exam pattern, notifications Sagar is the first one to know. He is the key person of our content development team.
STUDENTS' SUPPORT TEAM
Business Development Manager
Being an engineer Amit has a powerful analytical ability, He understand his client’s need & gives appropriate solutions. Ability to forecast, active listening skills and emotional intelligence are some of the qualities which keeps Amit at the Top. Amit has worked across different functional areas, including Estimation, sales and marketing. Prior to joining IIKD, he has work experience as a Sales and Estimation Engg and Technical Sales Engg in UTC and FALCON Pvt Ltd. He is involved with IIKD since 2017 across various departments.
- B.E. (Communication) – SSGB COET, North Maharashtra University
- MBA (Marketing) – Mumbai University
Center Head – IIKD Vasai
He is said to be go getter & the most popular person among students. He has an in depth knowledge of all Govt. Competitive exams. Diligent, helpful, optimistic, patient & inspirational – these are some traits of Ronak ..
Center Head – IIKD Virar
She has more than 3 years of counseling experience, with in-depth knowledge of competitive exams, subjects, exam pattern. She is always ready to help others which makes her most favorite person in the center. Honesty, integrity & commitment are some of shilpa’s adorable qualities.
We may explain Indra in single sentence Clam, cool with lot of energy. Always ready for any task , most flexible person in the team. Apart from counseling she is very particular about students attendance & their performance. Single point contact for all students for any support.
Ms. Saiyma Sheikh
Sr. Tele. Counselor
Ms. Megha Acharya
Megha = Energy! That’s the perfect word for her personality. She spreads positivity & happiness across the office. Helping students for challenges, motivating them to study regularly, guiding the fresh students are some of her key responsibilities
Shivangi is the charm of IIKD
Helping Students to understand their potential and guiding them through Telephonic Counseling with her enthusiasm and firm voice she can guide you to choose your career wisely.
Most energetic person in the team, her smiling face with lot of energy always creates a positive aura around her. Counseling is her passion, which makes her unique counselor who is always ready to help students to achieve their dreams.
Mrs. Manjita Rane
Jr. Executive Content Development
Manjita means Speed & Efficiency. Versatile Manjita is most adorable person in the Team. Her Ability to work both independently and with a team makes her perfect content development person. Good eye for detail, ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, Proficiency with content management software, Digital communication skills are some of her important traits helping her to get hold of her responsibilities.