Our core team

Constituting the heart of Sunstone, the core team facilitates efficient multidisciplinary actions for functioning of all teams while upholding the ethos of Sunstone. From operations, academics, product, HR, and tech ideation to their seamless execution, they ensure one thing, i.e. Doing what is right for the student.

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With a great appetite for startups, Ashish is currently the Co-Founder and CEO of Sunstone. Earlier, he was the Co-Founder at Crownit where he headed Consumer and Business growth. An MBA from IMT Ghaziabad and a CFA from the USA, Ashish has diverse experience in various roles with Bank of America and handled Sales and Operations at Knowlarity.


With a passion for startups, Piyush is currently the Co-Founder and COO at Sunstone. Piyush joined Crownit as a founding member and headed the marketing and business development aspect of the business. An engineer from NSIT and an MBA from IMT Ghaziabad, Piyush started his venture in the Cultural Tourism space.


Ankur’s exposure to the education industry makes him an ideal fit for taking charge of Sunstone’s growth and expansion as a Chief Business Officer. More than 12 years of demonstrated expertise in Sales, Marketing and Business Development, he has previously worked with Amazon, Airtel and YourStory and is the founder of HostelFund.

Vipin Jain

Vipin is a seasoned executive with digital, internet, and mobile product development and management experience in world-class organisations such as Yahoo Inc and Oracle. An alumni of IIT Bombay, Vipin also holds a Master’s in Computer Science from the University of Cincinnati.

Mayank Agarwal, VP, Marketing

Mayank Agarwal has more than 12 years of extensive experience building brands and driving revenue growth through innovative strategy, team leadership and meticulous project execution. At Sunstone, he oversees all facets of the brand and creates seamless connections internally (content, product, consumer insights) and with other teams as well.


Samta Arora approaches education from a multidisciplinary perspective and works at the cusp of behaviour science, data analytics, learning outcomes and technology. A graduate of the Lady Shri Ram College for Women, she has previously worked with Harappa Education and Centre for Civil Society.


Armed with a rich yet diverse experience, Sarvesh is an ex- fighter pilot and qualified flying instructor, and has served as the COO at Flightrule Aviation Services LLP. An MBA graduate from IIM Ahmedabad, he has also served big names such as Genpact in the capacity of AVP.


Abhishek’s diverse corporate career and networking makes him an asset for the corporate relations team and helps our students get placed in the best companies. A Chartered Financial Analyst at core, he is an impact motivated individual, and has worked with organisations such as Grant Thornton and the United Nations.

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Associated with the higher education sector for the last 14 years, Sorabh has been actively involved in activities and events meant for helping students and young professionals become 'future proof'. He's passionate about coaching students and young professionals.


A veteran in the field of Finance, with over 9 years of experience, Chirag is currently heading the Finance department at Sunstone Eduversity as the Vice president. An alumnus of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, he has previously worked with the likes of Deloitte.

Ankit Agarwal

Ankit Agarwal is a seasoned executive with strong performing product & engineering experience in world-class organisations such as DataWeave and Skiva. An alumnus of IIT Delhi, Ankit is cautious about digital privacy and bringing revolutionary tech solutions to the users' life.

R. Subramaniam

A seasoned professional with 25+ years of experience, R. Subramaniam has previously managed Business and Operations for the State of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh for Sify Technologies Ltd and Xerox India. He has also served as Regional Head of the Southern and Eastern states for Manipal Education Services Ltd.


With strong expertise in guiding operations for businesses, Rajmeet is currently the Vice President of Alliances at Sunstone Eduversity. He has over 22 years of experience in enterprise risk, domestic and international law enforcement, large budget management, and traditional security program management.


Mohit is a rare blend of entrepreneurial and corporate journeys and has built his reputation on innovation, digital transformation, strategic solutions, strong customer focus and large scale team management. Mohit has held various Leadership, Innovative and challenging management roles across his corporate career.


With a rich 25+ years of experience in the Sales and Marketing industries, Sunil has previously worked in renowned companies like Airtel. An MBA in Marketing, Sunil has expertise in Store Operations, Customer Experience, Strategizing and developing Retail Infrastructure.


Currently, heading the Product at Sunstone as AVP, Anmol loves to own a product and get it going from the ground up. A graduate in engineering from DTU, Anmol has been involved with various startups right from the start of his career and has even co-founded one himself.


A seasoned Investment Banking Analyst with a demonstrated history of working in the Financial Services Industry, Sanam is currently the AVP, strategy and operations at Sunstone. Her unique blend of strategic thinking and interpersonal skills enables her to be highly effective in a fast-paced environment.


Currently, serving as AVP Strategy and Operations at Sunstone, Shitiz is a very detail-oriented individual and an amazing team player who loves mentoring people. A creative problem solver and an alumnus of IIM Shillong, he has previously worked with the likes of Tata Steel and UpGrad.


An experienced growth and business transformation specialist, Devashish is currently the General Manager, Strategy and Operations at Sunstone. A graduate of the Birla Institute of Technology, he has prior experience of working in the logistics and education industry and has worked at WheelsEye and UpGrad previously.


A strong engineering professional, Akash is currently directing engineering at Sunstone Eduversity. An alumnus of PTU Chandigarh, Akash has over 10 years of experience and a demonstrated track record of working in the market research industry.