Our Mentors

Our Mentors

A list of our mentors & members and their background information

Gautam Sarkar

Gautam Sarkar

Mentor

Gautam Sarkar, popularly known as ‘Indian Beckenbauer" was a brilliant ball player in midfield in his time. He was the player of Mohan Bagan midfield from 1977-1983 and was the captain of 1983Mohan Bagan team. He has also captained Bengal and Indian National Football team in many occasions. His greatest achievement came when he was praised by King PELE for his excellent performance in a friendly match against King PELE’s club COSMOS where he was deployed as PELE;s marker. He has always encouraged young and rare talents in the sports mainly in Football and we are very much blessed to have this great sportsman as our mentor to scout new talents and provide them a better platform they deserve.

Soma Biswas

Soma Biswas

Mentor

Soma Biswas, an Arjuna awardee athlete, specialises in the heptathlon. She rose to fame when she won the silver medal in 2002 Asian Games in Busan, South Korea. She won another silver medal at the 2006 Asian Games in Doha. She has also represented our country in the Olympics. She and her academy Soma’s School of Sports are dedicated to find talents among the students and we are very much thankful to her as she is providing us valuable inputs as a mentor to run our Guided Sports activity classes in the schools.

Satarupa Sanyal

Satarupa Sanyal

Mentor

Satarupa Sanyal is an eminent Bengali film director and Social Activist who is always there to help and guide the students. She is well known for her feminist stances that inform her films. She has directed number of films and Anu, Onyo Apala, Kalo Cheetah are the some of her excellent films. She is also an National award winner for the for Best Lyrics in 1980. She is a person having talents in different fields as well. She along with her organisation Scud Society For Social Communication are associated with ClassIQ Educational Foundation to run the curriculum of Guided Cultural Activity Classes in different schools of our state to find and nurture the hidden talents among the students and guide them in a proper way.

Dr. Munmun Biswas

Dr. Munmun Biswas

Dr. Biswas holds a Ph.D. in Biotechnology from Calcutta University. She is the founding member & guiding light of ClassIQ Educational Foundation. Her vision is to play a malleable role in the upliftment of the under-privileged sections at large through special education. She is an experienced researcher of the rural problems (like arsenic poisoning in rural part of West Bengal) and continues to lead a role from the planning of social activities especially through education to their execution on routine basis. She is instrumental in galvanizing support for the organization.