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Katherine Ernst Mehta
CEO & Founder

With a specialization in international higher education, for the past decade, Katherine has worked closely with international high school students across India, Singapore, Indonesia and the UK to help them hone their communication skills, and present the best version of themselves to universities and other institutions. Katherine graduated magna cum laude from Kenyon College (USA), and holds a certificate in college counselling from Columbia University Teachers College. She routinely conducts professional development workshops for IC3, and is a professional member of the International Association for College Admissions Counseling and the All India - Independent Education Counsellors Network.

Kavitta B Bedi

An entrepreneur at heart, Kavitta has worked in the student space for the past decade. She is also an angel investor with investments in Tech Startups across Crowd Funding, Food Tech, Supply Chain, Health Tech and now Ed Tech. An alumna of Lady Shri Ram College and a specialist in Marketing Management from the Times School of Marketing, Kavitta’s corporate career includes heading communications for the British Council in India and being a part of the brand management team at Daewoo Motors. She is a spousal member of the Young Presidents Organisation (YPO)

Vartik Jain

Vartik has a strong and diverse background in writing across various formats, from sarcastic web content to formal academic content. He enjoys assisting students in crafting stellar essays and resumes to help them showcase their highest potential. He graduated as a political science major from Ashoka University in 2021. In his free time, you will find him reading and arguing on philosophy and politics or watching test-cricket, while providing his own ball-by-ball analysis.

Vibha Balaji

Vibha is an MFA candidate at The New School for Social Research in New York. When she is not working on her stories or chipping away at an extensive reading list, she can be found in her apartment in Brooklyn, drinking coffee and neglecting her houseplants. She has previously been published in Scroll Magazine, Gulmohur Quarterly, and Cat People, edited by Devapriya Roy.

Kartika Puri

Kartika Puri will be a PhD student of early modern literature and style at Yale University. Her work considers how the larger cultural meanings like intellectual, social, economic processes are vested in a writer’s sway of a sentence or in their diction. When she helps students with their writing at Edvanta Consulting, her aim is to communicate to them this interdependence of form and meaning, so they may gain awareness of writing options and their effects, and consciously include them in their compositions.

Anushka Mimani

Anushka graduated from Ashoka University with a major in English Literature and a minor in International Relations. Her passion for language manifested into helping students with their academic essays ever since her school days. Her experience working with a major newspaper has enhanced her editorial capacity which she employs in her role as an editor-in-chief for an online magazine. She aims to continue to help individuals weave stories of their life using words.

Ambika Bhura

Ambika is a keen observer of human behaviour and finds her flow in art, meaningful conversations and amidst nature! Graduating with a degree in Psychology from Lady Shri Ram College for Women, Delhi University, she went on to study liberal arts through the Young India Fellowship at Ashoka University in 2021. With a diversity of experiences in fields of adolescent mental health, career counselling and education, she's passionate about applying behaviour change principles to holistic health & education and will be joining the MSc. Behaviour Change program at University College London in Fall'22.