Gayatri is the CEO of India School Leadership Institute and has a mix of strategy consulting and education experience, having worked most recently at Dalberg Global Development Advisors. Prior to Dalberg, Gayatri was the Chief Operating Officer at Teach For India, and was part of the scale up of operations during its first 6 years.
Gayatri has also previously worked at OC&C Strategy Consultants as an engagement manager in Mumbai and London, working with clients in the media, telecom and retail sectors. Before OC&C, Gayatri worked at Avalon Consulting as an Associate Vice President, on projects across multiple sectors like engineering, chemicals and logistics. Gayatri has a Masters in Management Studies and a Bachelors in Commerce from Mumbai University.
Gayatri is passionate about development issues especially Education and has written articles on them published in journals like The Foreign Policy and Huffington Post.