Founder and CEO
Mohan Lakhamraju is the Founder and CEO of Great Learning, a leading online professional and higher education platform. Great Learning has delivered over 70 million hours of learning to over 3 million professionals from 170 countries through its transformational programs focused on the digital economy competencies across Data, Business and Technology. Great Learning is part of the Byju’s group, the largest edtech company in the world and one of the TIME magazine’s 100 most influential companies in the world. Mohan also serves as the Chairman of Great Lakes Institute of Management, which he developed into one of India’s top business schools. Earlier in his career, he serves as India Managing Director at Tiger Global, where he set up its India office and focused on investments in India and other Emerging Markets. He also spent a decade in Silicon Valley, first as an entrepreneur helping build Stratify (now part of HP) and then as a VC at DFJ Ventures. Mr. Lakhamraju received a B.Tech in Computer science from IIT Bombay, an MS in Computer Science from UC Berkeley and an MBA from Stanford. He is very passionate about high quality education and its ability to transform lives, having experienced it firsthand and seeks to enable everyone to have such transformational experiences.