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About Us

Transform Schools was started in 2019 to provide evidence-driven and impactful educational solutions to bridge the learning gap in India’s secondary schools.


We build upon nearly a decade of work done by the founding team as the India partners of Kusuma Trust UK.

The multidisciplinary team is passionate about equitable education and its power to transform lives and guarantee children a better future.

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Meet The Team

Board and advisors

Transform Schools is a partnership between People For Action, The Transform Trust and Transform Schools UK and is governed by a consolidated group of Board and Advisors.

President | People For Action
Managing Director | CPA Services Pvt. Ltd.
Secretary | People For Action
Treasurer | People For Action
Board Member | People For Action
Independent Consultant | Participatory Research and Action
Board Member | People For Action
Founder - Director | The Goa School
Board Member | People For Action
Director, Finance and Operations | Breakthrough Trust
Co-Founder & CEO | Greenwood Place
Trustee | Transform Schools UK
Chair | Transform Schools UK
Co-Founder and Executive Trustee | Kusuma Trust UK
Trustee | Transform Schools UK
Executive Director, Social Finance | British Asian Trust
Trustee | Transform Schools UK
Associate Professor | London School of Economics

Core Advisors

Advisor | Transform Schools
Lead SME, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion | TCS
Advisor | Transform Schools
Founder and Managing Partner | RatnaTraya Capital
Advisor | Transform Schools
Executive Director | Saamuhika Shakti
Advisor | Transform Schools
Founder and Executive Chairman | Intrinsic Labs
Aarti Kapoor
Advisor   Transform Schools 
Program Manager   Delegation of the European Union to India 


Advisor | Transform Schools
Independent Consultant | Gender and Diversity
Advisor | Transform Schools
Associate Professor | Institute of Development Studies
Advisor | Transform Schools
Board Member | Centre for Humanitarian Leadership
Advisor | Transform Schools
CEO | Sight Savers
Advisor | Transform Schools
Senior Engineering Manager | Walmart Health & Wellness
Advisor | Transform Schools
Director of Research | ASER Centre
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