Mehek- Founder, Director

Fitness Freak, Creative, Day dreamer, Righteous

Mehek Valecha

Mehek has postgraduation in English and has an Executive MBA degree in business administration from IIMC. She has worked in the corporate world for about 8 years and has been actively involved in early childhood care and education for the last 13 years.

At Diversity, you often see Mehek wearing multiple hats throughout the day. She often quotes “Brain is the most intriguing organ in Homo sapiens, why can’t we give it more opportunities to remain as intriguing as ever when it is in the making.”  She also believes that children are learning from everywhere.

She can be reached at

Author of

  • “We are born Lovers’
  • “Rearing a Child or Building a Nation’
  • “MIshCha Musketeers”

Associated with

  • Vishwa Sindhi Seva Sangam
  • save the Sindhi language
  • Early Childhood Association and Association of Primary Education and Research (past)

Anil- Director, Angel Investor and Strategic advisor/thought partner

Number cruncher, Thought Leader, Planner, Strategic thinker

Anil Valecha

Anil is ACMA, CGMA (UK), Executive MBA-from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIM Bangalore), pursued a leadership program from Harvard Business School, US. He is an Angel investor/mentor in a few start ups and part of start up ecosystem including a selection panel member in a prominent early stage investors group. He is also a Group CFO with RIA Advisory Group and is part of CXO Group driving strategy and corporate finance objectives of the company. In his professional career, Anil has managed multiple M&A, fund raises, integration initiatives including a recent successful exit of a growth stage company and has experienced an entire investment life cycle of startup/growth organizations.

Anil brings in 25+ years of varied experience in the areas of finance, corporate strategy & management, HR, Admin with an astute sense and aptitude of organizational & leadership skills to lay out the sound foundational building blocks for Diversity to help expand its horizons of possibilities in the child learning space.

Sushma- Director, Head of Business Development and Brand Expansion

A Mom, Pharmacist, adaptive thinker, and outdoor enthusiast


Sushma Bendhi is Pharmacist by education, she has a bachelor’s in pharmacy from Osmania University and master’s from Long Island University in New York. She has worked in Global Pharmaceutical companies in the USA for 16 plus years in varying roles with demanding strategic decisions and timelines. She has authored many scientific articles and blogs.

Although her education and profession has been in Pharma, she has a lifelong passion to work with children which has only accelerated after having children of her own. She is a believer that children learn best through play and is often intrigued by their curiosity and thought-provoking questions.

At Diversity, she is working in the capacity of Head of Business Development and Brand expansion. This doesn’t limit her from day-to-day interaction with children from where she draws inspiration and energy to create a better system for them to thrive.

Sravanti-Head of operations

Go-getter, quick learner, process oriented, Fitness Freak

Ch. Sravanti

Sravanti has bachelor’s in biotechnology from JNTU. she worked with various research-oriented biotech firms where she handled multiple teams. In this process, she coordinated with various teams to ensure the research was done with minimal disruptions and achieved a high-yield growth.

Sravanti is a dedicated and passionate educator who thrives on nurturing young children’s natural curiosity and facilitating their effortless learning. With a mission to foster independence and create lifelong explorers, Sravanti is committed to helping children build strong personalities and develop essential skills. With over 8 years of experience, Sravanti serves as a guiding force for her team in planning engaging and comprehensive curricula.

Sravanti embraces change as a catalyst for growth and encourages her team to adapt to new methodologies and technologies. Her collaborative leadership style promotes a cohesive and supportive environment for her team.