Founder & CEO @ Flinnt (Concepts iConnect Pvt Ltd)
Harish Iyer is an educationist, tech evangelist and outdoor enthusiast. Born in 1973 he completed his school and undergraduate education in Ahmedabad. After his post graduation started his career in 1995 as a Management Trainee in a corporate but found his calling in formal education within 2 years of starting his professional career. He worked with a group of educational institutions in Ahmedabad and in the course of his 9 years stint developed an interest in inservice Professional Development of educators and the use of technology in education. In 2005 he started his 1st entrepreneurial venture Concepts EduServ Pvt. Ltd working in the domain of Training, Consulting and English Language Assessment. His exposure to the teaching learning practices of educators and their use of technology brought him to “Flinnt”. The Company Concepts iConnect Pvt. Ltd was founded by Harish in August 2012 and the blueprint for “Flinnt” emerged by August 2013.
He has also been providing his services as a consultant to the University of Cambridge International Examinations, UK for conducting Pre-Approval visits to the schools seeking affiliation. He has also published two research papers for Azim Premji Teachers Univ. and All India Management Association.
Education and Credentials:
? Management Education from the IIFM, Bhopal.
? A B.Ed. From Gujarat Univ.
? B.Sc. (Mathematics) from Gujarat Univ.
? Master Trainer Certification from the University of Cambridge International Examinations, U.K.
? Qualifications in English language Teaching from the Univ. of Cambridge ESOL Examinations.
At present he is fully immersed in getting internal and external stakeholders excited in “Flinnt” he terms his job as “Chief Excitement Officer” and in his leisure time pursues his passion of outdoor adventure and running.