Vikas is a program manager on the India education team and primarily oversees secondary education, college entrance and college completion portfolio.
Prior to joining the foundation, Vikas worked with SUN Capital, a private equity firm, in an investment and corporate finance role. His focus at SUN was on identification, valuation, structuring and financing of potential acquisitions. Prior to his stint with SUN, Vikas worked as a scientist with the Indian Government’s Defense Research and Development Organization, developing mission critical avionics systems for India’s top tier fighter aircraft.
Vikas has a master’s in business administration from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta and a bachelor’s degree in electronics and communication engineering from Rohilkhand University.