Mr. Bijay Kumar Agarwal is the Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Greenwood High. He is also the Chairman of SATTVA Group which deals with Real Estate development. He is a well known figure in the Real Estate and construction industry having spearheaded development in Bangalore, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Pune, Goa and Vishakhapatnam under the brand name “SATTVA”. He is known for his business acumen and innovative approach. Having carved a niche for himself and for the SATTVA Group as one of the top most quality builders of Software Technology Parks, IT space, Premium Apartments and other large commercial and residential space, he is also actively involved in charitable work, helping the needy and downtrodden and has contributed substantially for the same.
An educationist by profession and a business leader by vision, Mrs. Niru Agarwal has set several benchmarks with her exemplary work in the field of Education. Her inherent leadership skills, honed from an early age, found its true manifestation when she took over the reins of Greenwood High School, in the role of its Managing Trustee. Soon after her education, she dreamt of nurturing the ‘leaders of tomorrow’ and shaping young minds. This opportunity came her way at Greenwood High School and under her unique stewardship, the school has indeed risen to be a leading international school. Small wonder, she was listed as ‘Emerging Leader 2019’, in Asia One Magazine’s 2019 Edition & Inspiring Women Entrepreneur of Bangalore, by the talks BIG IDEAS 2019.
A proficient Kathak dancer, she is able to infuse passion into the cultural curriculum of the school bringing out the innate talent of her students. Her skills in interior design, saw her create remarkable interiors and outdoor landscaping for the school. Passionate about nature she inculcates values of nature conservation in her students, at a young age. A keen philanthropist, her commitment to give back to society, through numerous CSR activities for the school, has won her a special place.
Mr. Manas Mehrotra is Managing Director of NestaVera Group of Companies. The Group is diversified into various businesses such as Real Estate, CoWorking, Private Equity and Trading. Having geographical presence in India, Southeast Asia and Middle East, Manas is a qualified member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has completed Law from Mumbai and also possesses an MBA in Entrepreneurship from Babson College (USA). In the past he has worked with E&Y (Mumbai) handling MNCs inbound and outbound tax advisory. He provides vision and strategic direction to the Institutions he collaborates with. Manas has always been passionate about education & believes in unique approach to education, which lead to newer heights of excellence in molding the young minds of tomorrow. He maintains that Education is a dedicated service ; hence focus and involvement are extremely necessary and crucial, as knowledge is limitless.
Mr. Jagannath Subbarao, an esteemed member of the board of trustees has left his footprints in the banking industry through his remarkable deeds. He has served different organizations at various designations for the last 3 decades. His association with the Sattva Group ages back a decade.
Ms. Adrija Agarwal, has recently completed her MS in Management from London Business School and is the youngest millennial to join the Board of Trustees. She has pursued her under graduation in Bioengineering from Cornell University, USA. During her under-graduation, she has performed stints with Blackstone in Hong Kong and Novartis Pharmaceuticals. While working with Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Adrija was instrumental in promoting women leadership and redesigned their “The Accelerated Development Program”. She is constantly on the lookout for new ideas for various firms she has been associated with; she is extremely passionate about research and mentoring. Adrija has also been training as a Kathak dancer. She believes that one needs to be motivated and have a self-driven attitude to be the best regardless of one’s job and work.
Mr. Pradyumna Kumar Mishra has recently joined the Greenwood High family as a trustee. He has been associated with the Salarpuria Sattva Group as Vice President of Planning and Procurement Department for the past 25 years. He is successfully heading the large team of Facility Management, Corporate affairs, Environment and Socio economic division at Sattva group projects. He is known for his acumen in business and innovation and successfully led merger and acquisition deals at Sattva Group. Hailing from Orissa, he has pursued his Bachelor of Commerce and also possesses a degree in law from GM Law College, Puri. He believes in hard work and taking up challenging jobs to scale new heights.