Cuemath, backed by Google, is a global math learning platform, they have further strengthened the senior management with the appointment of Vivek Sunder as the Chief Executive officer.
Sunder was previously working with Swiggy as chief operating officer between 2018 and 2021.
The appointment follows a succession strategy, the cuemath’s founder, Manan Khurma, will now become chairman. He has contributed a lot in the growth of Cuemath.
“I am excited to welcome Vivek (Sunder) to the Cuemath family,” said Khurma. “I am confident his proven track record and extensive experience building consumer brands, coupled with a laser-focus on industry-leading operational practices, will drive and extend Cuemath’s upward trajectory and become a leader in global Math education.”
Both Manan’s and Sunders’s roles will be effective from 1 October 2021. They will together work on Cuemath’s growth strategy. Sunder will be responsible for Cuemath’s overall business and its global expansion.He is an alumnus of IIM-Calcutta, a leading Indian business school. He has experience of 23 years in business and technology sector experience , has also done several leadership roles at Procter & Gamble, where he drove top and bottom-line growth, and expanded market share and margins in a challenging macroeconomic climate.
Adding more depth to its senior team will reassure that the company, which grew 2x over the previous fiscal year, is well on its way to reaching 50 countries and becoming a Global Math leader. The edtech brand is now present in over 20 countries with 200,000 students covering 25 million hours of teaching.
“I’m particularly impressed by Cuemath’s razor-sharp focus on a child’s learning outcomes,” said Sunder. “I am also drawn to the mission of democratizing math and aiming to create the next generation of thinkers and problem solvers.”
As Chairman, Manan Khurma will focus on Cuemath’s initiative to help solve the world’s biggest economic and societal challenges caused by suboptimal education. As the architect of Cuemath’s STEM.org-certified curriculum, he will also focus on pedagogy and developing the curriculum to ensure Cuemath provides the best learning experience to children, parents, and teachers.