Our team

Constituting the heart of Sunstone, the core team facilitates efficient multidisciplinary actions for functioning of all teams while upholding the ethos of Sunstone. From operations, academics, product, HR, and tech ideation to their seamless execution, they ensure one thing, i.e. Doing what is right for the student.

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With a great appetite for startups, Ashish is currently the Co-Founder and CEO of Sunstone. Earlier, he was the Co-Founder at Crownit where he headed Consumer and Business growth. An MBA from IMT Ghaziabad and a certified CFA, Ashish has diverse experience in various roles with Bank of America and handled Sales and Operations at Knowlarity.


With a passion for startups, Piyush is currently the Co-Founder and COO at Sunstone. Piyush joined Crownit as a founding member and headed the marketing and business development aspect of the business. An engineer from NSIT and an MBA from IMT Ghaziabad, Piyush started his venture in the Cultural Tourism space.


Ankur’s exposure to the education industry makes him an ideal fit for taking charge of Sunstone’s growth and expansion as a Chief Business Officer. More than 12 years of demonstrated expertise in Sales, Marketing and Business Development, he has previously worked with Amazon, Airtel and YourStory and is the founder of HostelFund.


Samta Arora approaches education from a multidisciplinary perspective and works at the cusp of behaviour science, data analytics, learning outcomes and technology. A graduate of the Lady Shri Ram College for Women, she has previously worked with Harappa Education and Centre for Civil Society.


Abhishek’s diverse corporate career and networking makes him an asset for the corporate relations team and helps our students get placed in the best companies. A Chartered Financial Analyst at core, he is an impact motivated individual, and has worked with organisations such as Grant Thornton and the United Nations.


A veteran in the field of Finance, with over 9 years of experience, Chirag is currently heading the Finance department at Sunstone Eduversity as the Vice president. An alumnus of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, he has previously worked with the likes of Deloitte.

Sanam Chawla Sarda

With a degree in Information Technology engineering from PEC University of Technology, Sanam has over 8 years of experience as an Analyst with a proven track record in the Financial Services Industry. She brings a unique blend of strategic thinking and strong interpersonal skills and has worked with the likes of J.P Morgan.

Neeraj Sharma

A graduate of IIT, Roorkee, Neeraj is an accomplished and dynamic leader with a proven track record in shaping groundbreaking products that redefine industries. With his keen understanding of market trends, user needs, and emerging technologies, he plays a pivotal role in steering our product roadmap towards unparalleled success.

Sakshi Chadha

An accomplished HR Professional with expertise spanning across various facets of Human Resource Management, from People Analytics to Organization Development. With a wealth of over 11 years of experience in Business Partnering, Talent Acquisition and Learning and Development, Sakshi brings a comprehensive understanding of HR dynamics.