A person who strongly believes “Quality Education is every Child’s Right”. A leader with a vision and drive, she has been pivotal in the success of Extramarks.
CEO of Extramarks Foundation and Director, Extramarks Education; Ms. Poonam Singh Jamwal is a person who strongly believes “Quality Education is every Child’s Right”; a leader with a vision and drive, she has been pivotal in the success of Extramarks. She endeavours to create new value through Ed Tech innovation and believes that digital learning will set new benchmarks in education. This energy packed strategist has taken Extramarks Education to the worldwide Market, with a strong gumption to reach-out to the remotest of regions with K-12 learning solutions. She leverages her two decades of rich corporate experience to connect like-minded people and organizations towards creating quality education access for all.
A Chevening Scholar and alumnus of the University of Bradford, Poonam holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA), Masters in Education (MA) and PG Journalism.
Prior to Extramarks Education, she brought new media into education, constantly innovating to enrich teaching learning environment. Over a decade with The Times of India- she drove the concept of Newspaper in Education –bringing newpaper into the classroom, connecting reality to theoretical curriculum and was a pioneer in digital learning with the launch of Indiatimes Learning in the year 2000. She has been editor of The Times of India student edition and Managing editor for The Global Times.