Sandeep Bapna is at the helm of the Khan Academy India leadership, and steers forward the mission to provide free, world-class, online education to millions of students across the country. Sandeep’s key responsibilities include building awareness, aligning the offerings and the product experience to an Indian learner’s needs, and democratize the access to quality education for every learner.
Sandeep has over 18 years of rich and diverse experience, with a profound understanding of what it takes to start and scale a successful business across sectors – education, life-sciences, automotive, agribusiness and services. At his last role as a Senior Investment Officer at International Finance Corporation, part of the World Bank Group, he led investments of over US$800 million for emerging markets, including Middle East, Eastern Europe, Africa, Latin America, China and India. Prior to joining Khan Academy in 2015, he had founded Engrami, an edtech startup that created communities for online learners in more than 80 countries.
Sandeep is a Bachelor of Technology graduate from Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University), Varanasi and an MBA in Management from IIM, Kolkata.