New Delhi: LEAD School, a major EdTech player in the primary education segment in India, today announced a significant addition to the company’s leadership team: Mr. Anupam Gurani, who joins LEAD School as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) . Based in Mumbai, Anupam will play a vital role in shaping the LEAD School’s business and marketing strategies.
In his role as CMO at LEAD School, Anupam will be responsible for overall marketing strategy, strengthening brand reach and driving accelerated business growth in existing and emerging markets and in category management segments. Anupam is an accomplished marketing veteran with over 16 years of experience and has worked in reputable consumer-facing organizations such as Disney + Hotstar, Reckitt Benckiser (Dettol), Vodafone and Google.
Sumeet Mehta, Co-Founder and CEO of LEAD School said, “We are pleased that Anupam is on board as he brings solid knowledge of consumer-facing companies to this role, combined with a deep understanding of how new digital technologies are disrupting industries. We are on a positive growth trajectory at LEAD School and are very well positioned to build on our strong momentum. Anupam’s knowledge and expertise will be very valuable in shaping and developing new opportunities for LEAD School. “
Anupam Gurani, Chief Marketing Officer, LEAD School said, “I am thrilled to join LEAD School and its leadership team at such a critical time in its evolution. Being part of the company’s journey to bring about a change in India’s education system is challenging but exciting. I welcome the opportunity to grow the business with a remarkable team as we continue to shape the future of education. “
In his most recent role as SVP & Head Sales – New Business & SMB at Disney + Hotstar, he built the Digital Ad Sales Business.
Mr. Gurani is a graduate of Delhi College of Engineering and holds a Masters in Business Administration from IIM Bangalore.