Mainak Roy – Chief Executive Officer
Mainak is an engineer by training and a teacher by choice. His Fellowship experience with Teach For India transformed his career choices, as he took upon himself to strengthen the movement of education equity. He thrives on designing robust interventions that will change the education space and will help ALL children have access to quality education. In 2014, he co-founded Simple Education Foundation with Rahul Bhanot with a vision to make excellent education accessible for all children. Post Fellowship, Mainak joined Teach For India as a Program Manager and worked for 2 years in Mumbai & Delhi, training different cohorts of Fellows.
He leads and develops all program and training models for our various projects. He also led our Project Taleem in Jammu & Kashmir. When he’s not thinking about school transformation, he loves reading and writing poetry.