“BEEN THERE DONE THAT” – All the founding directors have, after their education in the US, given up Green Cards (US Permanent Residence) before setting up Disha.
Kavita Parikh has an MBA from Xavier University, Cincinnati, with scholarship. She has almost 18 years of corporate and academic experience in India and in the US. Her experience covers a wide gamut of responsibilities including corporate counseling and academics.
She has delivered lectures and seminars on prospects of foreign education at most of the leading engineering, commerce and business colleges in the region. She has on several occasions been invited to deliver motivational and foreign education seminars at the Ahmedabad Management Association. She has also served as an on campus counselor for Dharmsinh Desai Institute of Technology for almost one year.
She has penned a column called ‘New Horizon’ for the Education Times, an extra edition with ‘The Times of India’.
Management Communication and Public Relations
Ami Parikh has studied Management Communication and Public Relations at Emerson College, Boston, after completing her Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Communication from Symbiosis Institute of Journalism and Communication, Pune.
She has multi-dimensional exposure in the corporate, academic and counseling field in India spanning over 14 years.
Anuj Parikh has pursued his MS from Rochester Institute of Technology. He has varied experience in liaisoning, entrepreneurship and counseling. His total experience is over 24 years.
B.Com. in Accountancy
Sonali Madia has graduated from H. A. College of Commerce, Ahmedabad, India. She has 19 years of experience in visa facilitation, travel and retail fields. With international training and exposure, she has a very well suited profile.
Master of Arts (English Honors)
Ms. Aparna Solankee has completed her Masters with Literature from School of Languages, Gujarat University. She has ten years of work experience as Supervisor with Canada VFS, Ahmedabad. She has also previously worked with a domestic Airline and in the travel trade. She has hands on knowledge of visa requirements and documentation.
In addition, we have a team of 19 others, including counselors and facilitators.