Meet Our Team

Meet the team members driving our mission forward, each bringing a unique blend of passion and experience to
innovate and inspire. A top-notch global team, blending rich expertise in entrepreneurship, technology, and education.

Meet Our Team


Prashant Raizada

Founder & CEO

23+ year track record in 5 startups, including a $2bn exit. Recognised leader in global Ed-Tech. ex-McKinsey. Host of the “In YOUth We Trust” podcast.

Nikhil Raizada

Junior Co-Founder

Voice of Youth and budding entrepreneur. Creator of GoGreen and Financial Literacy apps.


Dr Chris Shen

Co-Founder & CIO

23+ years as VC, Stanford University Professor and world-leading design thinking expert.


Henry Bellingham

Non-Exec Chairman

Senior British politician, policymaker and business leader. Former member of parliament and former barrister.

Harish Menon

VP International

20+ years in global education management, management consulting, and EdTech. ex College Board. College admissions and career readiness expert.


Darius Fernandes

Founders Associate

2+ years product design & engineering in the UK and Germany.


Nefelie Kalavrezou

Senior Associate

5+ years in sustainability and education in Hong Kong, UK, and Greece. Post graduate in Business Sustainability Management at University of Cambridge.


Omnia Farah

Innovation Facilitator

Ahfad University
Management Information Systems (BBA)

Farheen Noorah

Innovation Facilitator

Queen Mary University of London
Astrophysics (MSc)

Gabriela Genedieva

Innovation Facilitator

Loughborough University
User-Centred Design (BA)

Lucie PY

Innovation Facilitator

University College London
Electrical & Electronics Engineering (MEng)

Bhavika Hiten

Innovation Facilitator

Loughborough University
Business Analytics (MSc)

Eleni Leontsini

Innovation Facilitator

Loughborough University
Product Design & Technology (BSc)

Mary Karagianni

Innovation Facilitator

Lund University
Service Management (MSc)
Aishe Smith

Aishe Smith

Innovation Facilitator

University of Birmingham
Migration Studies & Social Policy (MA)

Yassmine Ramadan

Innovation Facilitator

Minerva University
Natural Sciences & Business (BA)

Anoushka Bhatnagar

Innovation Facilitator

University of Toronto
Molecular Biology & Biotechnology (BSc)