Mr. Sunny Varkey is the Founder and serves as Chairman at GEMS Education. He previously served as its Executive Chairman. He is a passionate education entrepreneur who is the driver behind GEMS' mission to advance education for all. Mr Varkey believes in the power of education to reduce poverty, prejudice and conflict around the world. To find new solutions to world education challenges, he has forged partnerships with the World Economic Forum, Microsoft, UNESCO, and The Clinton Global Initiative.