The executive leadership at Oréll is the company's backbone or pillar of strength. Highly motivated, appropriately qualified and unanimously committed to explicitly implementing company policies and goals while retaining, mentoring and guiding their team members the management team works in close consultation with the Board of Directors.
Executive Chairman & CEO
Dr. K.J. Vargheese
Chief Coach & Head - Course Development
Abubaker Usman (Late)
John Puchathaly Varkey
Dr. Aruna Wadkar
B.A., B.Ed., M.Ed., Hon Doctorate in Education Management – Thesis in Research and Training Former Principal CBSE & ICSE, Academic Lead- Pearson Pvt Ltd, Regional Director of Schools – South Zone Zeelearn ltd. Educational consultant, Educator, Mentor, Social Activist, Corporate Trainer, Trainer, Speaker – National and International Forums
Dr. Aruna is a dedicated and resourceful, passionate Educator coming from the Army lineage.
...Over more than three decades in the field of Education and Corporate and is a visionary to create a learning environment across for teachers and Students as an intellectual and emotional individuals, equipping them with personal values and tomorrow's leaders with ethics and learning so that they love to be lifelong learners. She has always believed transformation in terms of learning, teaching, leadership that needs to be maintained to ensure and thrive towards a global outlook.
A sense of responsibility with responsive new ways of integrating various forms of knowledge to help the students develop intellectually and emotionally as every individual is unique. Her motive is to impart education beyond books, wherein Educators should create relevant learning amidst the accelerating change of the environment to grow in a climate of non-threatening, respect and trust where teachers need to be empowered rightly to create innovators and researchers in them for the right teaching and technology driven.
Dr. Aruna is a passionate educator to bring in a change and transform lives of students, Empower women, up liftment of the society with passion and dedication.
She firmly believes that technology is the game changer in education sector and keeping pace with technology empowers you to prepare yourself and your learners for the better tomorrow. She believes technology will not replace teacher, but will empower them with infinite skills to enhance the teaching learning process
As a team player herself, she has always believed in transformational leadership. With a great sense of pride, she empowers her team members on how a balance can be maintained between technology driven, value-based education. What makes her different is her down to earth approach, she believes in; let’s do it rather than do it.
Future Endeavors: To impart education beyond books, wherein Educators should create relevant Learning amidst the accelerating change of the environment to grow in a climate of non-threatening, respect and trust where teachers need to be empowered rightly to create innovators and researchers in them for the right teaching and technology driven. She believes the “KEY – Keep Educating yourself” to have open mindset towards intellectual growth and “key” for life – “ Keep extending yourself ” until unless you reach the goal.
Ms. Shubha Joshi
Ms. Shubha Joshi, is serving as non-executive director of Balsam Academy since 2017. She has completed her MSc from Karnataka University, Dharwad, Karnataka, India, in the year 1990 and an MS from the University of Houston, Clearlake, USA, in the year 1994. She also has B.Ed. from Bangalore University, Bangalore, India, completed in 2009.
Shubha is interested in Waldorf-inspired teacher education. She has completed
...certificate courses in Waldorf Teacher Training and Creative Teacher Training. She is passionate about making education simple, local, natural, balanced, fear-free, integrated, collaborative, and engaging. Her goal is to put these principles into practice to transform the education system. She loves to mentor aspiring learners, teachers, and extend support in organization development. In her free time, she enjoys self-development, Redikall Healing, biographical counseling, painting, and traveling.
Her experience of over 10 years as a Quality Assurance Engineer at Welcom Software in the USA (1995-2005) followed by 17+ years as a Teacher Educator and Facilitator across various schools in pan India has helped her blend the requirements of the corporate world with the education system. She also served as Principal at a reputed school in Bangalore for 5 years before taking over the position of Non-Executive Director at Balsam Academy in 2017.
Her purpose in life is to work with individuals to help them understand themselves and therefore others through spiritual and psychological tools, in an easy, effortless, and fun way that enhances their potential. She strongly believes that recognizing one's blocks is the key to revival and healing.
(Director & CTO)
(Vice President - Europe & Africa Region)
Sunitha Mariam Joseph
(Vice President & Head - Global Marketing)
(Vice President - Global Sales)
Gopika S. Nair
(AVP - Marketing)
(Head - Finance)
(Head - Corporate Business)
(Head - Research & Training)
Chanchal C Sunder
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