Team at Kalpavriksha Inc.

Mala Parthasarathy

Mala Parthasarathy is co-owner of Kalpavriksha Inc.

With an undergraduate in Mathematics and a minor in computer programming, Mala brings her expertise in management and project leadership, as well as a passion for youth education. She is a certified practitioner on Cognitive Behavioural therapy, Master practitioner NLP, Mindfulness, Hypnotherapy, counselling and Self Esteem breakthroughs.

Lee Kachroo

Lee Kachroo is a co-owner of Kalpavriksha Inc.

Lee is a MIT alumnus majoring in Math & Computer Science and appreciates the significance of STEAM education in preparing young minds for the 21st Century. 

He is also a skilled International Master in Chess and continues to play at a high level.

Lee has spent the last decade doing social and charity work in India, including building health clinics for refugees.

Lee is bilingual, speaking French and English, and was a banker by Profession, having led RBC as Global Head, Capital Market and as EVP Head Treasury, North/South America at ABN Amro.

Ananth Krishnan Parthasarathy

Board Member at Kalpavriksha Inc.

Ananth is a Math major with a Master’s in Business, and was a Senior Executive at HSBC for over 28 years working in Asia, Europe, North America and UK.  

He is a father to two high schoolers and comes with hands-on experience on STEM based activities and its importance to children in the 21st century world.