Quick 13 with Shekhar A Bhattacharjee
Have experienced and learnt the art of building, advising and helping create institutes of global standards; have established SkillTree Great Place to Study.
There were issues that made me think of getting into education; I thrive to scale, sustain and earn a reputation in the sector of higher education.
My belief that India can also become a global destination for education.
Reason for starting Skilltree
I established SkillTree Knowledge Consortium to address the needs, raise the curtain, solve issues and bring about the required change.
Three favourite apps
McKinsey Insights, Zomato, SoundCloud.
You as a student
On Sunday afternoons I’d put up a stall outside my house with a signage to exchange toys for a week.
Freedom at Midnight by Dominique Lapierre and Larry Collins, Vision 2020 by Dr. APJ Kalam, The Rediscovery of India by Meghnad Desai.
The Story of Philosophy by Will Durant.
Your favourite quote
‘Know something, know everything of that something.’
Creating instrumentals (drums and percussion), writing and reading, playing with my cats.
Success to you is
Knowing that my contributions positively impacted my aim.
The bag is full of surprises!