PEP was founded in 2017 by IIT-IIM educated entrepreneurs passionate about Reimagining Indian schooling.

The Founders are actively involved in all day-to-day operations of the school.


founding Team


rahul raghavan 

Rahul Raghavan holds an MBA from IIM Bangalore and an engineering degree from IIT Madras, where he was awarded the prestigious Institute Blues Medal for outstanding all-round performance. He spent 5 years as an investment professional at Ventureast, one of India’s earliest venture capital funds, where he was involved with startups across technology, education and food verticals. After Ventureast, Rahul had a stint at Amazon with the books business in India. 


chetan manikonda

Chetan Manikonda was amongst the earliest hires by Amazon in India, and was the Category Leader for all Media categories. Prior to Amazon, he was a venture capital professional with Ventureast and a consultant with McKinsey & Co. He holds an MBA from IIM Calcutta and an engineering degree from IIT Madras.