All Mentors

Sanjeevkumar Madhavan
Mentor, GrainEd

Solution architect & Technology Lead for Blockchain Solutions at Blockchain Centre of Excellence, Mphasis, Bangalore. Over 17 Years of experience in the IT industry. Currently responsible for Architecting and designing Blockchain based industry solutions.

A singer and sportsman, Sanjeev is at the forefront of several community initiatives ...

Narayanan U.S.
Mentor, GrainEd

Narayanan is a Consultant Civil Engineer and Member of Institution of Engineers (MIE). A poet, he had been a familiar face in school and college youth festivals. Narayanan devotes considerable time for public recitation of poems and creating literary ecosystem to promote Malayalam poetry. A member of the legendary ...

Krishna Das M
Mentor, GrainEd

Chemical Engineer, System Designer, Project Manager, Chief Executive Officer, Consultant, Social Worker, Teacher - Krishna Das dons many hats!


Currently, he is President of Samooh Co-operative Ltd, Ernakulam, Kerala


He also serves as


Dr Subramaniam Neelamani
Mentor, GrainEd

Dr. S. Neelamani is a Senior Research Scientist, Coastal Management Program, the Institute for Scientific Research in Kuwait. He was teaching in the Department of Ocean Engineering, IIT Madras from 1990 to 2003. He was also the NCC officer and Sports advisor at IITM. He was the recipient of the Alexander ...

Dr Seena Devaki
Mentor, GrainEd

Dr Seena Devaki works as a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist in the UK. She also works part-time as a Gender specialist. Dr Seena has numerous years of experience as a psychiatrist and spends her leisure in hobbies such as reading, painting, gardening etc.

Roney John
Mentor, GrainEd

Working with Mahindra CIE Automotive Ltd as Chief Operations Officer (COO).

25 years of Experience in manufacturing.

Hobbies - reading, guitar.

Dr Jimmy Mathew
Mentor, GrainEd

Professor, Amrita Institute , Kochi.

Writer, Blogger, Science communicator.

Founder member, Info Clinic.

Dr Thankom Arun
Mentor, GrainEd

Thankom Arun is a Professor of Global Development and Accountability at the Essex Business School. Currently, he is a Professor Extraordinaire at the Stellenbosch business School, South Africa and a Research fellow at IZA, ...

Balakarthi N
Mentor, GrainEd

Senior Manager at BEML Limited, Kolar, Karnataka, Bala is a Science enthusiast. He pursued Masters in Physics after completing Engineering, purely to acquire knowledge in scientific domain. Teaching is his passion and he has spent considerable time imparting Science fundamentals to students. Bala wants to share his excitements about ...

Nidhi Jain Seth
Mentor, GrainEd

Good Design Changes Everything. 

This is the mantra Nidhi lives by, in her personal and professional life. Whether she is building one of her own brands like “Pinnacle” & “Positively Perfect” or helping other people build their own brands like “Epically&...

Mujitha Basheer
Mentor, GrainEd

Mujitha Basheer has 25 years of experience in Enterprise solutions, Healthcare IT, Systems Integration, and Digital Innovation. She started her career with Federal Bank IT and had been in leadership roles in IT MNCs like Cerner, AllScripts, MphasiS, and Manhattan Associates. Currently, she is into various Entrepreneurship activities in Bangalore. ...

Priya Kiran
Mentor, GrainEd

Priya, a law graduate, is working in National Railway, UK. An avid blogger, she is a familiar face in the art and literary circles among UK Indian diaspora. She has published collection of short stories.

Sreekanth Moni
Mentor, GrainEd

Sreekanth has worked in IT industry for two decades. A Marshall Goldsmith Personal Coach and passionate about education, he consults with Manipal Global Education and SPICE Catalyst.

Sybille Sajeet
Mentor, GrainEd

Sybille Sajeet is Technical Manager at KEO International consultants and is practicing in building industry as consultant in the Electrical / Telecom / ELV field

She is a passionate Public speaking mentor and trains students in public speaking.

Madhu N Shanmughan
Mentor, GrainEd

After graduating in Electrical Engineering from Government Engineering College, Thrissur, Madhu has been working as an IT professional. Now living in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

His main interests are History, Evolutionary Biology and Photography.

A passionate Gandhian, Madhu continues to be part of numerous social, ...

Rajesh C Muttath
Mentor, GrainEd

Rajesh C Muttath is the Director of Asean Legal Information Centre, a centre co-established by the University of Malaya (Kuala Lumpur) to promote access to Asean Law. He is trained as a lawyer with an LLB and LLM.

Rajesh proudly involves himself in community work and loves ...

Liyon Jose
Mentor, GrainEd

Master of Computer Applications (MCA) from Govt Engg College, Thrissur.

Two decades of experience in IT Industry in various management roles such as transition manager, transformation manager, solution manager, management consultant, technical lead, design lead etc. Currently heading IT application management group in a multinational Big 4 consulting ...

Dr. Deepak Prabhakar P
Mentor, GrainEd

Deepak is a Mechanical Engineer from University of Calicut with MS in Manufacturing Management from BITS Pilani. He has completed PhD in Management from Karpagam University.

Deepak has professional experience of more than 26 years in Petroleum Refining with specialisation in Rotating Machinery, Vibration Analysis and Reliability Management. ...

Pradeepan Kunhiraman
Mentor, GrainEd

Currently working in information technology domain in Chicago

Dr Rajiv Mohanraj
Mentor, GrainEd

Currently working as Consultant Neurologist at Greater Manchester Neurosciences Centre, UK


Also Honorary Lecturer at University of Manchester, UK (Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, School of Neuroscience and Experimental Psychology)


20+ research papers in leading journals

Dr Najeeb Kuzhiyil
Mentor, GrainEd

Dr. Najeeb Kuzhiyil is currently Scientist at Exxon Mobil, U.S.A. He is an expert in fuels, lubricants and engine combustion. He has been passionate about education and is an associate of the Preparing Future Faculty Program at Iowa State University. Dr. Kuzhiyil has been actively pursuing research ...

Satish Kumar
Mentor, GrainEd

Satish is one of the founders of GrainEd. After a long business stint in IT, he is currently focusing on social entrepreneurship. Satish is actively engaged in social activities related to Public education, Art & Culture.