Former Consultant Wishes To Give Back To Society In A Significant Way


Parikshit Jain, who quit his job at McKinsey in 2006 to start Vienova Technology, is now bringing world-class education services to students.

The interactive technology benefits the students through the use of a proprietary web-enabled platform that allows access to multiple communication channels like audio, video, text and whiteboard. Jain's mission is to offer affordable education through technology. According to Jain, "Education is one of the most pressing needs of billions of people. Affordable education is the fulcrum of most societal issues but has unfortunately remained an elusive goal for hundreds of years."

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