Skills Alpha

The Company

We are Skills Alpha, The flagship company of 5F World.

Mission

To deploy the best of Digital, AI and Deep learning technologies to transform the learning and skills journey for students, executives and managers and multiply the return on human capital

Vision

Transforming learning and skilling in organizations and society

BOARD OF DIRECTORS & ADVISORS

Dr. Ganesh Natarajan

Executive Chairman

Over 30 years of Industry experience including 25 years as CEO for Aptech & Zensar Technologies. PhD from IIT-B. Alumnus of NITIE & Harvard Univ. Engaged with NASSCOM, CII, HBS & NES.

Dr. Uma Ganesh

Director

Over 30 years of experience across education, banking & technology. Founder and CEO of GTT, a leader in skill development  & training. Former CEO of Zee Interactive Learning Systems and Chief Corporate Development Officer of HSBC Global Resourcing. MBA from Delhi University & PhD from IITB. Engaged with CII & NHRD.

Jaideep Kewalramani

Director

Over 20 years of global experience building scaled multi-million $ businesses with Aptech, Zensar & Thomson Reuters. An executive program grad from Stanford &  MBA from Mumbai University. Engaged with CII, IAOP and NASSCOM.

Ramesh Mirakhur

Adviser

Ramesh had a long corporate career with multiple CIO and senior Consulting positions in India and USA across companies like MasterCard, Whirlpool Corporation and DHL Worldwide. He has a broad change management and Integration experience across industries – Manufacturing, Financial Services and Logistics. He is a Mechanical Engineering from BITS Pilani and holds a Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from NITIE, Mumbai.

Aasiya Tejani

Adviser

Aasiya brings with her over a decade of experience in the FMCG sector, Social Enterprise and Retail. She is Director (Finance) of Gits Food Products Pvt. Ltd. She is also on the board of various firms including Studio Coppre Pvt Ltd and Convenience Foods Pvt Ltd.After finishing school in Pune, she went to the US for college to major in Business Economics, with Philosophy as a minor. She interned with UBS Paine Webber and worked at Ibbotson Associates before returning to India.

MANAGEMENT TEAM

Jaideep Kewalramani

Chief Executive Officer

Over 20 years of global experience building scaled multi-million $ businesses with Aptech, Zensar & Thomson Reuters. An executive program grad from Stanford &  MBA from Mumbai University. Engaged with CII, IAOP and NASSCOM.

Shekhar Bhat

Chief Technology Officer

25 years of overall IT experience in product design, development and development management. Prior experience with Alepo, IR, Tech Mahindra and TCS. Shekhar comes with deep understanding of Product Engineering in mission critical environments. BE from COE Pune

Shivapriya N

Chief Marketplace Officer

20 years of experience as a journalist and comes with a deep understanding of the business of technology. As a journalist, she’s written on the leaders of the tech world and documented India’s rise as an IT superpower through her articles.

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