Srini Raghavan – CEO
Srini is a technology strategist with executive leadership experience in building teams, business development, operations, growth management, change management and process improvement. As CEO of Educational initiatives (EI), his mandate is to scale the company with the objective “to help EI’s scientifically developed assessment and learning solutions permeate across all strata of society.”
Srini has a rich experience of partnering with leaders to scale up businesses multiple times by focusing on core technology aspects. In the immediate last decade, he served as Senior Vice President & Managing Director in Bally Technologies (NYSE:BYI), where he helped the company grow its revenue by over 300% and stock price by over 700%. This was followed by a stint as CHRO with Scientific Games (SGMS), after their acquisition of Bally during the integration period.
In his earlier stints, he was with Manhattan Associates, Cadence Design Systems and Pepsi. Srini started his career in the Indian Army, where he served for six years and gained experience in operational as well as ceremonial duties.
Srini is a member of NCERT’s National Expert Group for Assessment in School Education (NEGASE). He has always been passionate about education and was instrumental in starting a school in a strife-torn part of the country during his tenure in the army. He has also been associated with EI as a shareholder since the company’s inception.
Srini holds a B.A. (Honors) degree in Economics from Delhi University and a Diploma in Management from IGNOU.
Head Office - Ahmedabad
Educational Initiatives Pvt. Ltd.
A/201, Baleshwar Square,
Opp. ISKCON Temple, S.G. Highway,
Established in 2001, Educational Initiatives believes in making a difference in education through personalised learning and ensuring that students learn with understanding.