Mr. Om Pathak - Chairman, DPSG Society
Founded in 1980, The Delhi Public School Ghaziabad Society has traversed three decades to emerge amongst the top performing schools in India. With three schools and 7000 students, DPSG now prepares to reach out to 1,00,000 students across India – Providing High Quality Education. Consistently high performance of DPSG students in CBSE board examinations and IIT Joint Entrance Examinations, Medical Entrance (NEET) - DPSG Teachers and Students have demonstrated Excellence in all fields: Academics, Co-scholastic and Sports.
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Mr. Om Pathak Chairman (Dpsg Society)
A post graduate in Economics from Punjab University, Chandigarh, Mr. Pathak has been a member of Indian Administrative Services (IAS). He served in the state of Uttar Pradesh after having spent 6 years in the Indian Army and seen action in East Bengal, now known as Bangladesh.
During his tenure with the IAS, Mr. Pathak chaired various ventures ranging from power distribution, dairies and milk products, urban housing, rural development, industrial development, social forestry, anti-poverty programmes, rural education to electronics, hotels and hospitality.
Passionate about education, Mr. Pathak has promoted new ventures, schools thus addressing schooling and employment and livelihood related issues bringing about paradigm shift in these areas.
FOUNDER & MENTOR
- Mr. Pathak is the founder and mentor of Principal’s Forum, a web collaboration for working Principals. He is also the Founder & Chairman of SelaQui International School and SelaQui Academy of Higher Education a new initiative in the field of Higher Education that includes, Engineering, Management, Law and Educational research and training.
- He is also the Founder of Town Schools Education Initiatives. Town Schools has been authorized by the Government of India as a VTP, Vocational Training Provider in the states of Uttar Pradesh and Uttrakhand. Its first VTP in UP started to function from December 2008.
- He founded and mentored TeacherSity, a complete school services institution with focus on IMPROVING STUDENT LEARNING. TeacherSity is also India’s first private sector initiative in providing in-service professionals development opportunity to teachers teaching in CBSE and ICSE schools. 3,500 teachers from across the country were trained in a five day residential format during the year 2009. More than 100 Principals from leading CBSE schools, Kendriya Vidyalayas, Sainik Schools, Army Schools and others participated in school leadership training.
- Above all he is, Founder and Chairman of the DPSG Society
Mr. Pathak is also a Member of the Board of:
- La Martiniere Colleges, Lucknow
- Colvin College, Lucknow.
MR.V.P.KAURA – SECRETARY, DPSG Society
Mr.V.P.Kaura- A Stephenian of the 1930’s is an epitome of wisdom and prudence. A conduit of innovative ideas, his administrative acumen makes him stand tall. His clairvoyance and charismatic personality is awe inspiring. His philanthropic persona and rich wealth of experience has made the graph of DPSG escalate to greater heights.
ANSHUL PATHAK – TREASURER, DPSG Society
Mr. Anshul Pathak is the co-founder of TeacherSITY, an institution working in the area of improving the Quality of Education & Training in India. Mr Pathak is also the co-founder of SelaQui Academy of Higher Education (SAHE), which offers professional education in the disciplines of Engineering, Management, Law & Education.
He has also co-founded and is the Managing Director of Town Schools Education Initiatives, an organization focussed in the area of training & skill development. He is on the Board of Trustees of The Gurukul Trust, which operates the SelaQui International School in Dehradun, INDIA, one of the top ‘fully residential schools’ in the country. He has a Bachelors in Engineering from Manipal University and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC). He is a member of the FICCI National Skills Committee and a member of ASSOCHAM Expert Committee on Education.
MR. SATISH KAURA - Member
Mr. Satish Kaura an IITian from Kanpur and has done his MS from the USA. The government of India has recognized his efforts for his service in the field of Science and technology by presenting him with the prestigious “Padmashree”.
HARBANS LAL GOEL – Member
An engineering Graduate from Banaras Hindu University, Banaras,Mr . Harbans Goel did his Masters in Business Management from Birmingham, UK in 1960. He has been a member of Institution of German Engineers, Germany, Institute of Indian Engineers India and Institute of Standards Engineers, USA and Paul Harris Fellow of International Rotary Foundation since 1962. He became the President of All India Manufacturers Organization UP Board for 4 years and has represented many semi Govt. bodies.
Major General Basant Singh MEMBER, DPSG Society
Major General Basant Singh is a veteran of the Indian Army. He is an alumnus of National Defense College, New Delhi; War College, MHOW and Defense Services Staff College, Wellington. He has held many coveted and senior positions in the Indian Army. He was awarded Ati Vishest Sewa Medal for recognition of his services to the Indian Army and the Country, in particular as Divisional Commander, Chief of Staff and Deputy Quarter Master General. He was also awarded Yudh Sewa Medal for recognition of his bravery while commanding a unit, as part of Indian Peace Keeping Force, in Sri Lanka. He is presently the Vice Chairman and CEO Campus of SelaQui International School and SelaQui Institute of Technology and Management, Dehra Dun and member of the Governing Body of the two institutions.
Mr. RUPINDER SINGH SURI- MEMBER, DPSG Society
An alumnus of St Stephens College, Delhi University , Mr. Rupinder Sigh Suri became the Senior Advocate designated by the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India in 2009.
He has held various key positions in the legal arena such as-
- President, Supreme Court Advocate-On-Record Association (2004-2006)
- Hon. Secretary, Supreme Court Bar Association [1997-98]
- Vice President, Supreme Court Bar Association [1999-2000].
- Presently he is the Secretary General, INSOL India and is an active member of International Bar Association.
AJIT YADAV- MEMBER, DPSG Society
AJIT YADAV, an accomplished corporate professional and holds nearly thirty years of rich and diverse experience having held senior positions in reputed corporates . Ajit currently works as President & Group General Counsel of Vedanta Resources. In his glorious career he has done significant work in critical areas of corporate law in domestic and international businesses; he has played key role in the running of large and reputed businesses as part of the Management Teams of above corporates.
Mr. Ajit Yadav has worked with Govt of India in the coveted IAS ( Allied) Services for a short period. Ajit is an active member of trade and industry forums like CII, FICCI and Assocham and is a frequent speaker in several forums and electronic media on issues of relevance to the corporate world.
MRS. NIHARIKA PATHAK – MEMBER, DPSG Society
Mrs. Niharika Pathak is a graduate from Punjab University has been a keen social entrepreneur. She is a member of the governing body of DPS Ghaziabad society and has been active in the field of education. She has also been closely involved in the setting up of DPS Disha, a school for the socially and economically disadvantaged children living in slums.
She is also a trustee on the board of The Gurukul Trust and was actively involved in designing the pastoral program at the school. She was invited by International Baccalaureate Organization, Geneva to attend their annual conference.
CDR. AJIT WASU- MEMBER, DPSG Society
Cdr. Ajit Wasu , holds a masters degree in mathematics and is presently running an export house by the name M/s. M.M Exports (India) at Faridabad. After serving the Indian Navy for twenty years, he joined the Shipping Corporation of India. After retirement from SCI he joined his family business of textile and garment export.
He is the Chairman of Environment Panel, Faridabad Industries Association. He is also the President of Haryana Environmental Management Society, which has membership of all industries in Haryana and is engaged in handling, treatment and disposal of hazardous waste of industries in Haryana.
MR. RAKESH KUMAR AGARWAL -MEMBER, DPSG Society
Mr Rakesh Kumar Agarwal, completed his is B.Com (Hons.) from the University of Delhi-1995 after having finished his schooling at The Scindia School, Gwalior. He cleared the ICWA Inter-1997 with a laudable 6th rank All India and has also cleared the C.S Inter- 1997. He is a Fellow Member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India-2003, he was the Associate Member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India-1997.
AMARDEEP SINGH - MEMBER, DPSG Society
Amardeep Singh is a graduate from School of Planning and Architecture at Delhi and has 24 years of experience as a consulting Architect. His work has been documented by the media, both print and electronic and has been celebrated for its unique yet unobtrusive character wherein the Architecture sits in harmony with its context. He is registered with the Council of Architecture, a member of the Indian Institute of Architects, the Indian Institute of Interior Designers and the DPSG Society, a founder member of the Laxmibai Schools Society and a member of Business Networks International where he is the Chapter Director.
Mr. Rohit Pathak – MEMBER, DPSG Society
Mr. Rohit Pathak, an M. Tech. in Mechanical Engineering from Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania; a quality control engineer with the USSC Group, Philadelphia and with 4 years of experience in Engineering Management with some of the leading automotive industries in India; first turned to education to introduce some radical changes in the pedagogical practices and conventional curricula. He has acquired a Bachelors Degree in Engineering from Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala and finished his schooling from the illustrious Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram.
Mr. Rohit Pathak joined the SelaQui World School as a teacher in 2003 and within 3 years he had already taken over as the Principal of the school. Mr. Pathak worked passionately towards introducing the Geneva, Switzerland based International Baccalaureate Program in the school. He has pioneered the implementation of Project Based Learning techniques employing real-life situations to help students grasp finer nuances of various subjects.
Lt. Col. Rattanbir Singh- Director & Jt. Secretary, DPSG Society
He did his schooling from Punjab and has done his Masters in English and Religious Studies from GNDU Amritsar. He possess twenty one years experience as an Officer of the Army Educational Corps in dealing with educational and HR matters from the unit to Army HQ level. He has also worked as Joint Director in a department of Army HQ New Delhi dealing with policy formulation, manpower training, and HR management issues.
He has delivered significant results by efficient and effective discharge of duties relating to Planning, Liaison, Direction, Supervision, Monitoring and other sundry operations connected with Students, Staff, Educational Materials, Infrastructure and Finance in numerous senior secondary level ‘Day’ as well as ‘Residential’ schools in the capacity of Secretary / Nominee Chairman or as Headmaster / Principal.