Pearl Academy, India’s leading institute for Design, Fashion, Creative Business and Contemporary Media, today announced the appointment of Aditi Srivastava as its new President. Prior to joining Pearl Academy, Aditi was the Global President of Inter National Institute of Fashion Design (INIFD) and was spearheading its academic operations in London, New York, Jakarta, and India. She was instrumental in the rapid expansion of INIFD from 5 to 80 centers of operation in national and international locations.
Aditi comes with over 25 years of diverse experience in education, training & development, fashion & retail, lifestyle, health & wellness sectors. In her new role as the President of Pearl Academy, she will drive the overall pedagogy, academic excellence, faculty development & engagement across its multiple campuses in Delhi-West, Delhi-South, Jaipur, Mumbai and Bengaluru.
Commenting on her appointment, Sharad Mehra, President, Creative Arts Education Society-Pearl Academy, said, “Aditi is a dynamic, innovative professional who has demonstrated success through pragmatic leadership in multiple strategic roles she has handled across diverse sectors. Her focus and commitment towards academic excellence, student outcomes and experience align with the purpose of Pearl Academy and we are delighted to have her on board with us”.
Aditi is an academic with an entrepreneurial spirit. She has a deep understanding of and experience in consumer brand building, marketing, business operations management and complete business set-up from the start-up stage.