Chairman and Director, Prometheus School
Founder & Trustee, Plaksha University
BITS (M.Sc, Information Systems)
As founding Chairman of the IB Continnum school, that offers Cambridge IGSCE and A-levels, Prometheus, Mukesh Sharma is on a mission to reimagine learning, bringing in holistic and affordable education to the country. The extended mission is to provide exposure and opportunities to the school children that have so far been an entitlement just for the affluent. Under Mukesh’s visionary leadership, the school has already crossed several milestones.
Alongside Prometheus, Mukesh is also the founder CEO of QA InfoTech Worldwide (now a Qualitest Company), a software services organization focused on quality engineering since 2003. As a serial entrepreneur he has envisioned and bootstrapped several other initiatives including QAIT DevLabs, Perseverance IT Solutions, ItsCredible.com, EduLocker.com, AiTestBanks and Phando, providing a range of products and services, with a focus on commitment and excellence. Given that one of the domains QA InfoTech specializes in is education and learning, the transition to starting Prometheus was an innate alignment for Mukesh, leveraging the bests of both the digital acumen in the educational industry and his passion to drive the change in the educational sector.
Within Affidabile Solutions, ValidateME (aka ItsCredible.com) and EduLocker platforms allows Organisations in issuing and distributing mass documents (verified credentials, certificates, badges, etc.) in one click, eliminate verification load, increase social media traffic, and provide a platform, EduLocker, to store all verified documents.
Mukesh holds a Master of Science and Technology in Information Systems from Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani, India, as well as a Master of Engineering in Engineering Management from University of Colorado, Boulder, USA. He is an avid golfer as well as a philanthropist who takes a personal interest in the organization’s CSR initiatives that covers a diverse set of causes including education for the underprivileged in India.