Home >> Who Are We
devroy

DEV ROY

Founder
Dev Roy holds a B.E from R.V. College, Bangalore, and an MBA from the University of Chicago. Dev transitioned into investment banking as a debt instruments trader with Bank of America and later became Barclays Capital's youngest Managing Director in their London office. Dev has always been a progressive risk taker. In 2009 he became an entrepreneur and incubated Nephrolife, India's third largest renal care provider. The success of Nephrolife attracted Davita, the world's largest renal care provider, into acquiring a significant stake in the company in January 2012. Dev started FitKids in 2010 to address the various learning challenges in the Indian education system and change the educational landscape.
preetisunderajan

PREETI SUNDERAJAN

CEO
Preeti Sunderajan is an accomplished dancer, choreographer, and teacher whose performing career spans over 30 years. She has performed in over 500 shows across India, USA, UK and Australia. In addition to being a classically trained Bharatanatyam dancer, Preeti is trained in Yoga, Contemporary dance, Chau, Folk Theatre and Kalaripayattu. She, as Creative Head, led in conceptualizing the very celebrated Bangalore Habba. During this time she worked with 1500 artists covering roles in PR, artist management, production and trained corporates like ING Vysya, IIM B students, and ITC Infotech in soft skill development. Her love for children and the arts encouraged her to start her own organisation called - SHIRI which was instrumental in developing a first of its kind dance in education module- Body Talk. As an able entrepreneur, she ran her company for 6 years successfully with schools across Bangalore.
tanvibajaj

TANVI BAJAJ

Programme Head - GAIT
Tanvi Bajaj has studied Laban Movement Analysis and Bartenieff Fundamentals at the Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies, New York. She holds a Masters degree in Applied Psychology from the University of Delhi and has had formal Dance Therapy Training at Kolkata Sanved. As a Certified Movement Analyst her focus is on movement awareness, mind-body centring, balance and stability. She has worked with school and college students, as well as performing artists. Tanvi has facilitated workshops across India and has written and published multiple research papers on Therapy and Movement including a book 'Therapeutic Implications and Performing Arts' published by Routledge 2013.
meghasuhas

MEGHA SUHAS

Programme Manager - Early Childhood
Megha Suhas is passionate about combining dance movement and child psychology in every programme she designs and teaches at FitKids. Megha is a trained Bharatanatyam teacher with an MA in Child Psychology from Mansa Education Trust, Kuvempo University in Karnataka. She has strong experience working with kids with special needs and is skilled when combining traditional movement forms like yoga and dance into high quality and well-rounded curriculums for children. In the past she has been a visiting faculty at Rainbow Pre-school in Paris and has worked as a special educator in the field of Developmental Pediatrics in Bangalore. As a facilitator with BodyTalk she conducted classes for 5 schools in Bangalore and was responsible for the new facilitator training and empowerment so that more children are positively impacted by creative movement.
meghasuhas

GHAJESHU G

Operations Manager
Ghajeshu Gunaseelan currently serves as Operations Manager at GAIT. He brings in over 4 years of experience in Operations and has been associated with organisations like Thames Water (UK), Bit Wave solutions (UK) in the past. His previous roles have been in the area of Business Operations internationally. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology (IND) & a Masters in International Business Management (UK).
fitkidslogo

HOLISTIC LEARNING PRODUCTS FOR AN
ACTIVE BODY AND A HEALTHY MIND

FitKids and its products were conceived by Dev Roy, former Managing Director of Barclays Capital (London), to address the various learning lacunae in the Indian education landscape by providing turnkey solutions in Sports & Physical Education (LeapStart), Creative Movement (GAIT), S.T.E.M. (DiscoverEd) and Career Counselling for children from Kindergarten to Grade 12. Our programmes are holistic and age appropriate for school students of various age groups designed to condition a healthy mind and to keep them active, fit and creative. Through its extra-curricular and curricular programmes, Fitkids is preparing and enabling students for excellence in academics as well as facing life challenges in the 21st century. From just 3 schools, in 2010, to impacting close to 1,50,000 students across 46 cities in more than 150 schools, FitKids has been instrumental in transforming its partner school from good to great!

www.leapstart.co.in
www.discovered.co.in