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Academic Leadership Team

Ms. Lakshmi Reddy - Academic Director & Trustee

Ms. Lakshmi Reddy

Academic Director & Trustee

Ms. Lakshmi brings a multi-dimensional and global perspective to education at SNIS. After her under-graduate and graduate school education in the US, she has worked with several multi-national companies in diverse fields such as education, software, oil & gas, realty & title management, and credit reporting. She brings with her excellent skills in strategic planning & management and a rich experience of working in different countries (India, US, Canada, Mexico, France, Argentina, Colombia etc.) and with people from many nationalities & cultures.

Lakshmi’s experiences with people from different parts of the globe have taught her that individuality should be celebrated and everyone should be encouraged to reach their goals and aspirations. She firmly believes that it is essential to instill students with the core values of honesty, tolerance, open-mindedness, self-reliance, courage of conviction, and team spirit to ensure that they become responsible global citizens.

As the Academic Director and one of the Founders of the school, she is committed to provide a stress-free and secure teaching-learning environment at SNIS that will help students become life-long learners who will brighten this world with compassion, curiosity, and creative fire.

Mr. Kapil Mehrotra - SNIS - Head of Primary School

Mr. Kapil Mehrotra

Head of Primary School

Mr. Kapil comes with over 15 years of International and IB experience in countries like Thailand, China, Indonesia and India and has experience of three successful IB PYP accreditations. He is also well-versed with Cambridge curriculum. He considers himself fortunate to teach & interact with students, teachers and parents from different parts of the globe. This international exposure and enriching experience has equipped him with strong coordination & interpersonal skills, in addition to a keenness for quality work.

He strongly believes in encouraging holistic education through communal, physical, emotional and cultural well-being thus establishing a base for constant learning and respect. He visualizes academics to be concept based, inquiry driven and action oriented for preparing students to face any challenges in becoming positive members of the society and responsible global citizens. He believes in empowering and encouraging students to become responsible and respectful towards themselves, their learning and fellow individuals in attitude and action.

He aims to develop a long-term partnership among students, parents and all the stakeholders to ensure that students at SNIS can achieve their highest potential.

Mr. Rajesh Vasudevan - SNIS Head of Middle & High School

Mr. Rajesh Vasudevan

Head of Middle & High School

Mr. Rajesh Vasudevan hails originally from Kerala, but has spent most of his career life in Bangkok, and Bangalore. He has over 20 years of valuable experience in the field of education. A passionate teacher of English Literature and Language, Mr. Rajesh has rich exposure to the IB, Cambridge, GCSE, GCE curricula. This has empowered him with varied and innovative approaches as an academic leader. He strongly endorses “teaching the child and not the subject” which encompasses critical competencies required for the 21st century world.

He has held multiple roles in leading international schools both in India and Abroad. Head of English, Academic Head, Activities Coordinator, Curriculum Coordinator, Subject Group Leader and Leadership Program Coordinator are some of the titles to mention. Mr. Rajesh is a keen learner and constantly upgrades his knowledge on latest practices in education. He believes in the Mantra, “Childhood is a Journey and not a race!”
An avid reader, Mr. Vasudevan also is a music and dance enthusiast.