Vikas Pota

CEO, Varkey Foundation

Vikas Pota is Chief Executive Officer of the Varkey Foundation, a non-profit that seeks to improve global teacher capacity and promotes universal access to quality education. Through the foundation, Pota has pioneered an ambitious programme to train 250,000 teachers throughout Africa and Asia. He also spearheads a campaign to raise teacher status globally. He is a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader.