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Edtech LEAD appoints Nirav jagad as CHRO










Mumbai,April 06, 2021: LEAD, a major EdTech player in India’s K-12 education segment, today announced the appointment of Nirav Jagad as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). Nirav joined LEAD from one of India's biggest online destination for beauty & wellness, Nykaa where he was the CHRO since 2017.

In this new role, he will further the company values and promote its growth culture. Nirav will closely work with the leadership team and look after Employee Engagement, Talent Management, Talent Development, Stakeholder Engagement, Internal Communication, Compliance and Health, Safety, Environment at LEAD.

Nirav is a seasoned HR professional with more than 20 years of experience across industries. He has worked with organisations inEducation, BFSI, E-commerce andHR consulting. He is a strong communicator and Relationship Manager at all levels with an excellent track record of developing, delivering, and leading transformational solutions and operations. He is seen highly effective in engaging and building relationships with executives, team members, business leaders, and partners to achieve strategic and tactical performance results. He brings to the table a proven ability to lead diverse cross-functional team members to produce quality deliverables within time and budget constraints and is recognized for being highly energetic, result-oriented, creative, and a problem-solver.

LEAD Co-founder & CEO Sumeet Mehta said, “Today, we have a unique opportunity to reimagine how we manage and lead people, especially during the pandemic.We are excited to welcome Nirav to our core leadership team. He brings in a wealth of experience and best practices from global companies that will empower us in achieving our long-term vision of providing high quality education to affordable private schools in India. Nirav’s skills and experience give us huge confidence in building a high performance and culture centered organization.”