IASR_Kannan Periyanayagam

Kannan Periyanayagam

Founder & CEO

I believe that Skill aspects of every existing curriculum of formal education is one of the least explored arenas. Education is not just imparting. It should commensurate with inherent skills that an individual. After completing Post Graduate degree in Social Work with a specialisation in Human Resource Management worked with Government Sector for five years. Trained hundreds of people in Behavioral Change Communication. 15+ years of experience in Capacity Building. Implementing Organisaitonal policies, Human Resource Handling, Training & Motivation, Soft Skills, Community Mobilisation, Proposal and Content writing are some of the major key skills. Cleared National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by University Grants Commission and qualified to be Assistant Professor. Worked as Assistant Professor in the Placement and Training Department, Loyola College, Mettala.

An institutional builder and founder of PledgeEdu, an organisation which works for quality education and accessible health to children. Author of kaagitha ootru, a collection of Tamil Poems and Veppakkaadu a collection of 100 poems on comfort. Motivated to write and capacitate people. Guinness Record holder. Interested to read books and Like to travel. Lifetime vision is to promote quality education and accessible health.

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