Steward Leaders

Mrs Sushma Paul Berlia

Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University
Chairman, Apeejay Education
Chairman, Apeejay Stya and Svran Group
Chairman, Apeejay Stya Education Research Foundation

Mrs. Sushma Paul Berlia is a leading woman entrepreneur and educationist who has made an outstanding contribution to industry, women empowerment and education. She is the Co-Promoter & President of Apeejay Stya & Svrán Group – a major industrial & business house with diversified interests in India and abroad, and the Chairman of the Apeejay Education that runs 26 educational institutions across India. She is the daughter and only child of Dr. Stya Paul – eminent industrialist, educationist and freedom fighter.

Mr. Nishant Berlia

Pro-Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University
General Secretary, Apeejay Education
Co-Promoter, Apeejay Stya and Svran Group

Mr. Nishant Berlia, Co-Promoter, Apeejay Stya & Svran Group is a young entrepreneur and educationist. He is also the General Secretary of the Apeejay Education. Mr. Berlia has worked with the Group’s operations in India, Europe, and the Middle East and is actively involved with the group’s Pharmaceutical Vertical. He is an alumnus of Stanford University, USA (Bachelors in Economics with minor in Computer Science & Biological Sciences), He has studied Management from Harvard University. Mr. Berlia is the eldest grandson of Dr. Stya Paul and son of Mrs. Sushma Paul Berlia & Mr. Vijay Berlia.

Mr. Aditya Paul Berlia

Pro-Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University
Joint Secretary, Apeejay Education
Co-Promoter, Apeejay Stya and Svran Group

Mr. Aditya Berlia, Co-Promoter, Apeejay Stya & Svran Group is a young entrepreneur and educationist of the country who balances his role in the corporate world along with his philanthropic dedication to education. A graduate of Stanford University & an MBA from the Harvard Business School, Mr. Berlia has to his credit several innovative industrial, entrepreneurial & educational initiatives both in India and abroad. As part of the Co-Promoter, Apeejay Stya and Svran Group, he directs strategic projects & executes key entrepreneurial projects while holding direct operational roles in several Group companies. He is also well-known for his dedication to education & research and has been instrumental in developing the broad vision of the ASU. He is also the Founder of the Apeejay Stya Education Research Foundation that is dedicated to improving education in India through research and policy initiatives.

Dr. Neha Berlia

Pro-Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University
Joint Secretary, Apeejay Education
Co-Promoter, Apeejay Stya and Svrán Group

Dr. Neha Berlia is the Co-Promoter and Member of the Senior Management Board of Apeejay Stya and Svran Group, an international conglomerate of businesses with major interests in Education, Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences and Real Estate. She is a graduate in Economics from Stanford University, USA and holds a PhD in Finance and a Masters degree in Management & Banking from the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland. She is currently pursuing the Owner-President Management (OPM) program at Harvard Business School.