Note from Board
Mr. R. Subramanian, Chairman
A renowned chartered accountant by profession, Mr. Subramanian is associated with several large private sector and public sector undertakings. At AAIS he is at the helm, as the visionary to establish a quality and affordable international education.
Mr. Gokul S Dixit, Executive Director
Mr. Gokul, a qualified Chartered Accountant and MBA from University of Michigan, USA started his career with PWC and collected his vast experience from Arthur Andersen, AMEX, General Motors and The Valence- a New York based Investment bank. He has worked in India, Singapore and the US in consulting and finance and has a keen sense of business in various industries.
Mr. Natraj IPS
R. Natraj, I.P.S, is an enthusiastic and disciplined person who shares the AAIS vision of creating lifelong learners. As a true lifelong learner himself, despite two Master degrees, he is currently pursuing his Ph.D. from the University of Madras. In a career with the Government spanning over 35 years, he has handled several sensitive assignments in Security, Administration and Government Policy. As the Head of the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission, he introduced reforms ensuring transparency, integrity and fair play.
A well- recognized and celebrated public figure, he is known for his high professional ethics and active involvement in various social service relating to Education, Health, Rehabilitation, Anti corruption, Safe and Clean Chennai and Protection of environment. A zealous and dynamic person, he mentors the AAIS team towards establishing a robust, yet value-based curriculum.
Mr. G. Rajagopalan
Hailing from a family of great lawyers & doyens of legal profession, Mr. G. Rajagopalan, after graduating from Vivekananda College, studied law at Madras Law college and was enrolled as an Advocate in 1983. He was appointed as the Special Government Pleader, State of Tamil Nadu in 1991. In 1993 he started appearing for Election Commission of India and is presently their senior standing counsel. In November 2000 he was designated as a Senior Advocate by the Madras High Court. He has appeared in several legally and politically important cases. He is associated with several institutions including Sastra University, Thanjavur. He was recently made the Chairman of the Trust of Swamy Sudhananda group which run several educational institutions across India. His law library is one of biggest private owned libraries in India.
K. Jayaramakrishnan, after superannuating from TCS as Vice President, Head â€“ Global Alliances, is also currently the CEO of Rajalakshmi Group of Institutions.
JRK, as he is popularly known, is a post graduate in Management from the Bajaj Institute of Management, Mumbai with 35 years in the IT Industry. As CEO of Rajalakshmi Institutions, he focuses on Industry collaboration and research. At AAIS, he is in the working board, initiating the same for the high school students.
Mr. Kumar Ramanathan
Mr. Kumar Ramanathan holds a Masterâ€™s degree in Business Administration from IIM, Ahmedabad and a Masterâ€™s degree from Delhi School of Economics and brings with him more than two decades of professional expertise in various leadership roles with Indian and multinational companies like Vodafone, Pepsi Co, India Holdings, Ballarpur Industries, Tetra Pak and Britannia industries. Over the years, his responsibilities included formulation and implementation of marketing strategies, negotiating alliances, creating profit centre and responsibility in mass consumer businesses. He brings his vast global exposure to steer AAIS to a world-class institution.
Dr. Geetha Iyer
Biologist by profession and passion, Dr. Geetha Iyer has vast experience in developing curriculum that is child-centric and student friendly. She believes and promotes that all subjects are integrated at some level and develops curriculum that is contextually related to the schoolâ€™s and studentâ€™s environment. Her Teachersâ€™ Training for effective and creative transaction of curriculum is, much sought after.
Dr. L.M Ramakrishnan
A doctor by qualification and profession, Dr. LMR is also an academician with over 20 years of experience in running CS Academy and BVB School, Erode. His expertise lies in child development, knowledge of learning & development principles and general management.
Mrs. Lalitha Srinivasan
Former Vice Principal of Bambino Nursery School, Mrs. Lalitha has been in early childhood education for more than 3 decades. A warm and approachable person she has the ability to bond with every student to understand and resonate with their feelings and emotions. She has the unique ability to communicate with them at their level.
Mr. Kamalesh Sekhar
A qualified Chartered Accountant and a MBA from the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad, Mr. Kamalesh has worked with large business houses across India, Europe and Latin America. He brings his unique ability to connect with people across diverse age ranges and backgrounds, to AAIS, to help the school explore varied avenues to provide our children distinct experiences.