Navitus Education Private Limited (India), is a global provider of tech enabled Learning & Development solutions/services.

We specialise in creating and distributing highly interactive eLearning content which can be used to train and upgrade learner education and skills. To achieve this, we have assembled an experienced team of Instructional & Graphic designers, who create highly interactive and engaging content such as Story-based/Scenario-based learning and Gamification. Our emphasis is on high interactivity vs. monotonous videos.

We have enterprise product suite to manage full employee lifecycle in an organisation. To that effect, we have eLearning and micro-learning products that will enable organisations to train their employees and assess the improvement in employee productivity and efficiency.

We have also extended our expertise in the corporate sector to create eLearning and communication products in the educational sector to help educational institutions improve parent-teacher communication. In addition, we do have a repository of short courses in various subject areas as a  learning aid.

Management Team

The pioneers of Navitus have taken the company to new heights by understanding and implementing management and leadership skills. 

Shankar Khadye – CEO & Executive Director

Shankar Khadye brings versatile skill sets ranging from technology, product management, finance to corporate strategy and restructuring. Shankar started his career with Cincinnati Bell Information Systems developing leading edge telephony products using state-of-the-art expert systems and neural network technologies. Later he worked for TCSI Corp. where he was responsible for customer relationship management and the customer support group for TCSI’s product portfolio.

Shankar has held strategy consulting positions at Bridge Strategy Group (Chicago) and Mars & Co (San Francisco, CA) where he worked closely with top executives at several Fortune 50 companies including General Motors. Prior to that, he worked for NationsBank (now Bank of America) working in its Communications Finance Department where he analysed various deals and also spent time on the bond and currency derivatives desks. Additionally, he wrote a white paper on satellite industry analysing the satellite manufacturers as well as launch systems and commercial users.

For the last several years, Shankar has been an active speculator in the public equity, commodity and forex markets.

Shankar holds an MBA from The Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania and obtained his undergraduate and masters degrees in Computer Science from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani and University of Cincinnati, respectively. He has also passed Level I and II examinations of the CFA Charter. At Navitus, Shankar is responsible for the overall direction of the company including its strategy and finances.

Swapnil Pundle – Chief Operating Officer

Swapnil has over 15 years of experience managing and implementing Information Technology initiatives across insurance and financial services companies in India and the USA.

Prior to Navitus Education, Swapnil was leading the Applications and New Initiatives team at Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund and played a key role in revamping their digital and mobility solutions. He brings a unique experience working with both large organizations and startups, having worked at Reliance Life Insurance, Infosys consulting, Sapiens Ibexi and HCL Infosystems. He has consulted multiple life insurance companies in India and the USA to design and implement technology led transformation initiatives. Swapnil led the implementation of one of the earliest and pioneering e-learning initiatives for financial advisors at a leading life insurer in India more than 13 years ago.

Swapnil holds an MBA degree from JBIMS (Mumbai), B.E (Instrumentation Engineering) from SGGS College, Nanded. He loves to travel, trek and cook during his spare time.

At Navitus, Swapnil is responsible for company operations and sales.