Syed Sultan Ahmed
Managing Director, LXL Ideas
A 1st Generation entrepreneur, Sultan founded LXL Ideas, an organisation that impacts learning for by making lessons for life. LXL Ideas impacts learning and creates experiences for students, parents and educators through initiatives like School Cinema, Krayon and Mentor. A passionate educator, Sultan holds a Master’s degree in Entrepreneurship from MIT-Boston, and is a certified NLP practitioner and Master Trainer from Dale Carnegie. In a career spanning over 2 decades, Sultan has created international award winning events such as Horlicks Wizkids, NSE Funancial Quest and Dell Champs; he is the proud recipient of 6 National Film awards awarded by the Directorate of Film Festivals, Govt. of India; he is the publisher of Mentor, a respected magazine focusing on School Leadership in South Asia and the Middle East and he is the Festival Director of the International Kids Film Festival, the world’s largest children’s film festival. In addition to leading LXL Ideas, Sultan is an advisor to several educational bodies of the Government of India, global children’s brands, educational institutions and entrepreneurial ventures.