Mr. Om Pathak - Chairman, DPSG Society


A post graduate in Economics from Punjab University, Chandigarh, Mr. Pathak has been a member of Indian Administrative Services (IAS). He served in the state of Uttar Pradesh after having spent 6 years in the Indian Army and seen action in East Bengal, now known as Bangladesh. During his tenure with the IAS, Mr. Pathak chaired various ventures ranging from power distribution, dairies and milk products, urban housing, rural development, industrial development, social forestry, anti-poverty programmes, rural education to electronics, hotels and hospitality. Passionate about education, Mr. Pathak has promoted new ventures, schools thus addressing schooling and employment and livelihood related issues bringing about paradigm shift in these areas.



FOUNDER & MENTOR


• Mr. Pathak is the founder and mentor of Principal’s Forum, a web collaboration for working Principals. He is also the Founder & Chairman of SelaQui International School and SelaQui Academy of Higher Education a new initiative in the field of Higher Education that includes, Engineering, Management, Law and Educational research and training .
• He is also the Founder of Town Schools Education Initiatives. Town Schools has been authorized by the Government of India as a VTP, Vocational Training Provider in the states of Uttar Pradesh and Uttrakhand. Its first VTP in UP started to function from December 2008 .
• He founded and mentored TeacherSity, a complete school services institution with focus on

IMPROVING STUDENT LEARNING.


TeacherSity is also India’s first private sector initiative in providing in-service professionals development opportunity to teachers teaching in CBSE and ICSE schools. 3,500 teachers from across the country were trained in a five day residential format during the year 2009. More than 100 Principals from leading CBSE schools, Kendriya Vidyalayas, Sainik Schools, Army Schools and others participated in school leadership training. • Above all he is, Founder and Chairman of the DPSG Society MEMBER Mr. Pathak is also a Member of the Board of: • La Martiniere Colleges, Lucknow • Colvin College, Lucknow.