The Hundred Thousand sqft campus features all the most modern amenities
Mr. S.P. Saju Bhaskar,
Founder and President
As an entrepreneur and the Founder and President of Texila American University, Mr. Saju Bhaskar has a deep understanding of the challenges of leading a major educational institution.
His leadership skills, technological prowess and stewardship has strengthened Texila’s culture of innovation. With his futuristic leadership, he has expanded the university’s verticals and enhanced its global reach over the years.
Mrs. Chithra Lakshmi,
Executive Vice President
Mrs. Chithra Lakshmi has been instrumental in Texila’s growth from conception to reality. With her vast experience in the field of Finance, HR, Strategic Planning, Team Leadership and Gap Analysis & Planning, Mrs. Lakshmi has played a vital role in devising the university’s vision and strategy.
Mrs. Lakshmi oversees the Global Accounting and Finance Operations in Guyana, India, China, Philippines, Hong Kong, USA and UAE.
Dr. Dheeraj Bhansal,
Chief Academic Officer
Dr. Dheeraj Bhansal is a respected academic with over two decades of experience in the healthcare field. He is adept at providing academic and technical guidance to students and the institution at large. In his previous roles he has been instrumental in overseeing the functioning of the intuition as a member of the Executive Committee and has also served as a key member of the Quality Assurance Committee. As a skilled administrator, academic and leader, Dr. Dheeraj comes with a unique skillset that will be influential in the institution’s growth going forward.
Dr. Hugh K. Duckworth, MD
Provost of the University
Dr. Hugh K. Duckworth has more than 30 years of experience in a variety of high intensity crisis intervention, management and leadership role. He is a disciplined, committed and responsive individual with strong interpersonal skills that are complementary to results based problem-solving orientation. He has expertise in analysis, interpretation and presentation of complex medical data. Dr. Duckworth comes with a unique background of clinical, management, educational, and leadership experiences.
Mr. Syam Kumar,
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Kumar brings more than 20 years of experience in the international higher education and offshore medical school sector. He was instrumental in the establishment of multiple Caribbean medical schools and served in various capacities, including as Chief Financial Officer and Vice President. In his early career days, he also worked with Bank of America as a Business Analyst in the Wealth and Investment Management team. Syam’s experience in higher education includes Finance, Admissions, Accreditation, and Operations. Mr. Kumar completed his MS from Texas A&M University, USA, and MBA from Bharatiar University, India. He is also a certified Accreditation Compliance Officer from the Distance Education and Training Council, USA.
Dr. Ajay Kumar Singh Rajput,
Dr. Ajay Kumar Singh Rajput has over 20 years of experience in academic administration. He is adept at handling day to day activities in the Campus. He is actively involved in supervising operational planning and development and managing day-to-day academic administration. Considered as an out-of-the-box thinker, Dr. Rajput has the ability to ideate and transform concepts to reality.