IPSEF Speakers

Anshul Arora

Founder & CEO, Edvance Group

Anshul Arora is the Founder and CEO of Edvance Group, an organisation setup in 2008 to draw on global best practice and provide solutions to educational problems facing India. The group's first initiative Edvance Pre-Schools is a joint venture with Eton House International based in Singapore. The organization delivers joyful, holistic, child centric and experiential learning across 50 preschools in major cities in India under the brands Vivero and Serra International. The group is now extending this philosophy through the setup of quality primary and secondary schools.

Prior to founding Edvance, Anshul worked with McKinsey & Company on projects across Asia, Europe and the United States focused on international development work with government and not for profit clients. Anshul has a B.A. in Economics from Amherst College and an M.B.A from Harvard Business School. Anshul is an advocate of educational reform and believes that every child has the right to a high quality education and that human capital development is the cornerstone to international development and poverty reduction.