Executive Committee

PRINCE S. NATARAJAN

B. Tech., Dip. in Business Administration

Computer Engineer working as Sr. Systems & Knowledge Analyst with a major petrochemical company
Over 24 years of experience in Teaching, Training, and Implementation of IT projects in India & Bahrain.
Worked as:
o Associate Lecturer – Dept. of Technical Education, Govt. of Kerala
o Faculty Member – LBS Centre for Science & Technology, Govt. of Kerala
o Research Fellow – ER&DC (now CDAC), Department of I.T., Govt. of India
Well known Quiz enthusiast - has been part of a team conducting Quiz shows in ISB and various associations in Bahrain since 1999
Specialist in IT enabled Audio/Visual Quizzing and Training
Member of the I.T. Sub-Committee of the ISB 2002-2005
Member of the core team that formalized and automated ISB Youth Festival in 2003, and served in various committees including ISB Fair Committee – 2005
ICRF-Spectra Competition Coordinator since 2009
Immediate Past General Secretary of the Bahrain Keraleeya Samajam
Former Membership Secretary of the Kerala Engineers’ Forum (KEEN4)
Current President of BKS Toastmasters and past Area-34 Governor

Dr. SHEMILY P. JOHN

M.A.(Eng), B.Ed., MBA(Education Management, PhD(Lit)

A Senior Lecturer at the Department of Humanities, University College of Bahrain.
16 years experience in the Educational Field
Research Scholar in Women Studies under UGC, India
Worked as:
o English Lecturer and Coordinator with Arab Open University, Bahrain
Column Writer and Poet in various Dailies and Magazines
Member of Poetry.com (International poets Association)
Member of Toast Master’s International and received Best Speaker, Best Table topics awards from Toast Master’s Club
Winner of Outstanding Talented Poet Award from International Poets Association
Winner of Kala-Deepika Award for best arts performer at BKS in 2000

MUHAMMED IQBAL

Hon. Vice Chairman, Member Activities
vicechairman@indianschool.bh

B.A., MBA (Finance and Marketing)

Presently working with the Insurance Sector as a Sales Manager
Certifications in Financial Planning & General Insurance from Chartered Insurance Institute UK
Over 7 years of proven managerial experience in Bahrain
Member of various Toastmasters clubs in Bahrain
Passionate and dedicated for Social Service; actively involved in various Indian community social welfare activities
Proven leadership as College Union member and as President of English Club
Qualified in various International sales contests
A great team player with analytical & planning skills to achieve long term goals

Dr. C. G. MANOJ KUMAR

Hon. Asst: General Secretary, Member HSSE
academics@indianschool.bh

MBBS, PGCIH, LFOM

Medical Department Head and Occupational Physician in a Major Company
More than 20 years of work experience in medical field
Bachelors Degree in Medicine and Surgery Post Graduation in Industrial Health
Licentiate Fellow in Occupational Medicine (LFOM) from Royal College of Physicians, Ireland
Diploma in Occupational Medicine
Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety
Associate Member of the American Congress of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Member of Bahrain Occupational Health Association
Member of Bahrain Medical Society
Member of Bahrain Health and Safety Society Executive Member of the Cancer Care Group in Bahrain
Associated with ICRF and other organization to conduct free medical camps and employee’s education in Occupational diseases
A science and technology enthusiast; member of Science Clubs in various socio-cultural associations in the Kingdom
Worked in different countries as:
  o Medical Superintendent in private hospitals in India
  o Senior House Officer in Ministry of Public Health, Republic of Maldives
  o Chief Medical Officer in a Major Health Facility in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Presented many papers and presentations in occupational medicine internationally

BHUPINDER SINGH

Hon. Member Transport
transport@indianschool.bh

B.Sc., MBA (Marketing)

Working for a major Petroleum Company as Sales and Marketing Manager.
Previously worked with reputed organizations like British Petroleum, Castrol, Pidilite etc.
Proven leadership as Head Boy at school & college science stream.
A prolific communicator and trainer of Youth
Proven dedication for social service
Active organizer of a charity organization, that helps to provide study books and material for poor children in India
Ardent lover of adventure sports & an avid hockey player
Associated in organizing several training programs for Sikh community in Bahrain

S. K. RAMACHANDRAN

Hon. Member Finance
finance@indianschool.bh

B.Com, FCA

Chartered Accountant by Profession
30 years of experience in Finance, Accounts and Auditing
High Rank on All India Basis for the CA Inter exams
First Class for B.Com with 100% mark on Advance Accounts.
Group Finance Manager of a large infra structure development company
Worked as Group Finance Manager for a large trading organization from 1997-2011in Bahrain
Former Secretary of the Bahrain Chapter of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
Past Treasurer of the Tamil Social & Cultural Association in Bahrain
Member of the ICAB Toastmasters club

SAJI ANTONY

Hon. Member Information Technology
it@indianschool.bh

B.Com, P.G. Dip. in System Analysis

Working as System Analyst in a top Governmental Organization
A commerce graduate with post-graduation in I.T.
Over 23 years of experience in the IT Field specialized in business applications including web-based systems
A well-known trainer in I.T. and Photography.
Conducted various educational sessions through technology talks, workshops, photo walks etc.
Co-founder of BKS Photography Club. A Passionate photographer, with four photography exhibitions so far in reputed galleries in Bahrain.
Nominated for “Photographer of the Year 2010” by Better Photography Magazine, India & Nikon.

Mohammad Khursheed Alam

Hon. Member Academics

LLB (Hons) and MBA from Aligarh Muslim University, India and is Working as a “ General Manager “ with Bahrain Branch Office of a Dutch Group of Companies

Parent of ISB since 1994 and closely associated with its many activities and committees since 10 years
Past President of Lions Club of Riffa -1995 and at Present a Director and have been doing local as well as International Charity Works and humanitarian projects since 14 years in Bahrain
President of “Majlise Fakhre Bahrain “a literary & Cultural Organization doing local charities and arranging literary Seminars & International Poetry Sessions
Founder member of AMUAAB (Aligarh Muslim University Alumni Association Bahrain) doing many Literary & cultural as well as charity Activities in Bahrain
Member of Indian Fine Arts Society

Jayafar Maidani

Hon. Member Sports

Holds a Masters Degree in Physics and has a P.G. Diploma in Computer Science & Application Volunteer for literacy campaign for 100% literacy program in 1985-1989

Life member Indian Physics Association (IPA)
Worked for Implementing academic excellence strategies in co-operative and technical institutions
Did Greater contributions to the cultivation and enrichment of the human mind and spirit
21 years of experience in Petrochemical, oil and Gas and power and water sectors around GCC countries
Member society of petroleum engineers

Saji Markose

Hon. Member Facilities and Maintenance

Civil Engineer by profession

Head of Projects, Asst. Under secretaries Office, Ministry of Housing.
Former, Technical Adviser to the Board of Directors, Saar Mall Company, a joint venture between Seef Mall & Eskan Bank
Former Project & Development Manager, Seef Properties, Seef Mall & Isa Town Mall
FormerConstruction coordinator, Housing Rehabilitation Program, a royal gesture of His Majesty The King
Former Literary Wing Secretary, Bahrain Keraleeya Samajam
A world traveler, award winning travelogue writer and orator
Working in Bahrain from 2001

V. R. Palaniswamy

Principal - A teacher of high repute Mr. V.R.Palaniswamy has more than 28years of experience in teaching Mathematics and training mathematics teachers. Recipient of the National Award to Teachers for the year 2011 from the President of India and the CBSE- National Teacher Award for the year 2007, which is instituted by the Union Ministry of HRD, Government of India. He is a Postgraduate in Mathematics and Science Education, holds M.Phil., degree in education and an alumna of The Regional Institute of Education, Mysore which is a unit of NCERT. He has authored 17 text books in Mathematics for classes from I to XII, published by the leading publishers. He was the team leader for the production and publication of interactive CDs in Mathematics for Primary and Middle school children. Served as a resource person for the Educational Television Program of Doordarshan Kendra, Chennai and anchored many Educational and Medical programs for Doordarshan. He has successfully completed QMS Internal Auditors' course for ISO 9001: 2000 and ISO 9001: 2008. He is the Management Representative (MR) for Quality Management System of the school for ISO 9001: 2008. He is also the recipient of the Best Teacher Awards from the Lions Club of Madras Teynampet for the year 1999 and from the Madras Metropolitan chapter of Y' S Man International Club for the year 2000. He is a member of American Mathematical Society.

Mrs. Priya Laji

Staff Representative

A teacher with over 15 years of experience in teaching English Language to senior secondary school and college students in India and Bahrain.


THE INDIAN SCHOOL BAHRAIN

The Indian School is a CBSE affiliated school located in Bahrain. It was founded in the year 1950. The Indian School, Bahrain has around 12,000 students and is one of the largest co-ed schools in the Gulf.