Ms. Srividya Sridhar is a seasoned educational professional with experiences in both academic and administrative functions of school. She is a chartered accountant by qualification with audit and industry experience and an educator by choice. Ms. Sridhar has held leadership roles in schools both on the academic and administrative front. She is a passionate educator who has extensive teaching experience of business studies, business management, and accounting of Cambridge IGCSE, AS & A Level, IBDP and UK professional accounting and management courses. She has been an external examiner and paper setter for AIA [Association of International Accountants, a UK professional accounting course] for its foundation level and Professional level I, during her tenure in Shanghai, China.
Ms. Sridhar is also an IBDP Higher level external examiner for Business Management and Extended essay, which is one of the core components of the IB Diploma Program. In her previous assignments Ms. Sridhar has played a key role in the schools self-evaluation review which is carried out once in 5 years after the IB accreditation, a key requirement for all IB world schools.
On the administrative front, she has been the Principal of one of the International schools in Gurgaon and has ably steered the IBDP authorisation process and acquired the world school status for the school in a span of 9 months. Ms. Sridhar's core competency lies in setting up school systems and budgetary control system for smooth running of the organisation.
Ms Sridhar is a great team player and encourages team work among her staff and leads them by example. She is known to be a highly organized and disciplined person and cares for her students intellectual and emotional well-being. Ms. Sridhar believes in providing a learning space to children that offer both freedom and responsibility that would allow them to blossom into self-motivated, balanced, open minded individuals and learners for life.
Her personal philosophy in life is that learning should never stop. Each of the lifes experiences is nothing but lessons to be learnt which will help in moving forward to achieving ones dreams and goals.