About The SreeVidyaNiketan Trust (SVNT)

Giving Back to Society

Chaitanya is managed by the SreeVidyaNiketan Trust (SVNT) a group committed to providing quality and affordable education in the state capital. SVNT believes that today’s students play a major role as leaders and opinion-makers of tomorrow, and that there is a felt need to impart quality education based on moral values to this vital section.


Shri Prafull Anubhai
Hon. Chairman, SVNT
Industrialist and Educationist, associated with the Ahmedabad Education Society (AES), and IIM A; Former Chairman of the Ahmedabad University and Hon. Director of Saptak Archives
Dr. Indira Nityanandam
Trustee, SVNT
Author, Former Principal, S R Mehta College of Arts, Ahmedabad.
Smt Elizabeth Koshy
Hon. Secretary, SVNT
Member Chaitanya School Management ; freelance writer
Shri Jignesh Barot
Advisor, SVNT
Structural Engineer, Builder and Developer.
Shri Ravi Gopalan
Hon. Treasurer, SVNT
Software Architect, President Argusoft, Gandhinagar; Member Chaitanya School Management, Hon. Treasurer Chaitanya School
Shri Amitabh Teaotia
Advisor, SVNT
Landscape Designer
Smt Nalini Ramasubbarao
Trustee, SVNT
Member Chaitanya School Management
Smt Mita Ghosh
Advisor, SVNT
Former Senior Teacher, G D Goenka Public School, New Delhi & Little Flower School, Ahmedabad


Padma Shri (Smt) Gowri Ishwaran
Founder Principal, Sanskriti School, New Delhi and CEO, The Global Education & Leadership Foundation
Shri C K Koshy IAS Retd.
Former Chairman GSPC & Addl. Chief Secretary, Government of Gujarat; Advisor, Ahmedabad University, Professor Emeritus, CEPT.
Dr VVR SubbaRao, (Ph.D, Harvard) IAS Retd.
Former Addl. Chief Secretary, Government of Gujarat.
Shri K Nityanandam IPS Retd.
Former Addl. Director General of Police, Government of Gujarat; Security Advisor.
Shri P K Ghosh IAS Retd.
Former Addl. Chief Secretary Government of Gujarat; former Vice-Chairman, Delhi Development Authority.
Smt Binita Desai
Professor DAIICT, Gandhinagar
Smt Shubha Koshy
Head of Linguistics, Advisor, Teaching & Learning, West Island School, Hong Kong; International Baccalaureate (IB) Coach-Mentor Asia – Pacific Region