Ravi has worked in the manufacturing industry for over 25 years, living and working in India, the United States, The Netherlands and China. While pursuing an active corporate career as a senior executive, he has always been intensely passionate about education, steadfast in the belief that education alone can solve the world’s problems.

Ravi has a Bachelor of technology from the Indian Institute of Technology and an MBA from Tulane University.

Addy has a background in the languages and a long history in social work, particularly in the field of education. She has served in the Netherlands UNESCO Centre.  Her deep interest in social issues has inspired her to write several books and organize numerous conferences and symposia. Addy has held various Board positions at social institutions and was President of the Open School Amsterdam Foundation.

Addy studied General Linguistics at the Vrije Universitiet, Amsterdam.


Priya has a long and varied background in the non-profit world and has worked with Action Aid UK, Christian Aid and the Royal National Institute for the Blind, London and Antares, Amsterdam. She currently works with the Anne Frank House in an educational project on tolerance and human rights for secondary schools.

Priya is trained as a specialized teacher-trainer for rural schools in a program in South India.