Shukla Bose, Founder
Shukla founded Parikrma in the year 2003. Her professional work spans over 26 years in the hospitality sector, and over 13 years in social reform, education advocacy and the social sector. A TED speaker, Shukla Bose was also awarded the Pride of Karnataka Roundtable International in 2015.
Shukla has been contributing towards shaping and influencing education policies at the State and National level. Shukla is a member of the Karnataka Knowledge Commission (KKC) - headed by Dr. K Kasturirangan. The KKC aims to enable the development of the vibrant knowledge based society in Karnataka. She has been nominated as the chairperson to draft the Karnataka school education policy, and works with the Karnataka State Confederation of Indian Industries (CII), IQ Education Excellence Task Force, to check on quality in education.
A member of the national CII Education Committee, Shukla helps in drafting the national policy for schools. She is on the board of a few private and public sector organizations for prevention of sexual harassment of women at workplace.
Parikrma is addressing the growing gap, in urban India, between those who benefit from the economic liberalization and the majority who do not.
Parikrma is managed by well qualified, experienced professionals, passionately working towards making the Vision a reality. We have around 20 teachers along with a principal in each of our 4 schools. To maintain the high quality of an English medium school, we have quality heads at each level junior, middle and senior schools. Parikrma has a young Resource Mobilisation Team who work towards getting in adequate funds into the organisation.