About Us

Vidyarjan Academy is an employee-less organization. It is run by Vidyarjan Mentors, who work on honorary basis to contribute towards the cause. Vidyarjan Mentors are highly qualified professionals working in reputed organizations or running their own firms. Most of them participate in designing and delivering the courses and services. Few others provide pro bono advisory services in the areas of marketing and operations.

Meet the Mentors


Anand Aashay

Anand has 40+ years of industry experience working at Financial Express, Larsen & Toubro, and L&T Infotech. His areas of interest include mindfulness, communication skills, and corporate relations.


Ashwini Prasade

Ashwini is a Commerce Graduate with 10+ years of experience working at a Chartered Accountancy firm. She now operates Ashwini Tutorials, which provides coaching to commerce students.


CG Bhide

Chandragupt (CG) has been CEO at Centaac Corporation for last four years. Earlier he worked for seven years at companies such as Dabur India and Shreya Life Sciences. He has done MBA in Marketing from Mumbai University.


Dr Manish Godse

Manish has done his PhD from IIT Bombay. He has worked at Infosys as well as at startups such as Iken Solutions and RamanBytes. He has also been teaching in engg. and MBA colleges.


Dr Nikhil Jadhav

Nikhil has done B Tech, M Tech, and PhD from UDCT (ICT). He is currently working as Senior Scientist in a reputed pharma company. He has been associated with many NGOs for more than a decade.


Mona Sudarshan

Mona has 10+ years of experience at companies such as L&T Infotech, Treehouse, etc.. She has done her M Phil. from IIT Bombay. Her area of expertise is communication skills.


Narendra Godse

Naredra is an engineering graduate with 15+ years of industry experience. He serves as a Director (Business Development) at New Indictrans Technologies Pvt. Ltd. He has earlier worked at companies such as ItzCash Card Ltd.


Nihar Sail

Nihar has done his graduation in architecture. He operates his own firm called Smart Architects that specializes in using technologies such as Virtual Reality.


Sandeep Damle

Sandeep has done MBA and has got 15+ years of experience working at publication houses viz. Ratna Sagar and Madhuban. He currently serves as Project Advisor at Anoobhuti Learning Solutions Pvt Ltd.

Smita Rane

Smita Rane

Smita is an Engineering Graduate and has got 10+ years of industry experience. She runs her own firm, Asmita Solutions that specializes in building enterprise-scale business systems.


Shrikant Mulik

Shrikant is CEO at Vidyarjan Consulting Pvt Ltd. He has 20+ years of experience working at Larsen & Toubro Infotech, NMIMS and IIT Bombay. He has done B.E. (Computer) from Mumbai University and MBA from IIT Bombay.


Yashodhan K

Yashodhan has 15+ years of industry experience of working at companies such as Biral Sun Life Insurance, Airtel, and Wipro. He has done B.E. (Computer) from VJTI and MBA from NMIMS.

Get Involved

If you have extensive work experience and are passionate about the cause of enhancing employability of graduates, then you are welcome to join our team of mentors!

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