Mr. Anand Sudarshan
Mr. Anand Sudarshan
Founder & Director, Sylvant Advisors Private Limited

Mr. Anand Sudarshan is Founder & Director, Sylvant Advisors Private Limited, which provides strategic advisory services in the education sector to Indian & global institutions, large enterprises, and investors. Additionally, Sylvant incubates, invests in, and advises start-ups & early-stage companies. He is currently an Independent Non-executive Director of NIIT Limited, the pioneer in education & training. He also serves on several other private company boards and government committees on policy advisory in education.

Mr. Anand Sudarshan has been a recognised leader in the education sector for over 9 years. He is an active member of FICCI’s (Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry) national committees on Higher Education & School Education and is the Chair of its national committee on Startups & Innovation.

Mr. Sudarshan is a trustee of Head Held High Foundation, which is doing seminal work in transforming rural poverty by empowering youth with low or no education through a dynamic combination of focus on training such youth and creation of jobs through acceleration of the rural economy.