The WISE Awards


Ms Suzanne Singh

Position: Chairperson, Pratham Books
Country: India

Ms Suzanne Singh is the Chairperson of Pratham Books. After completing her MBA, she spent over 14 years as a marketing and communication professional in the corporate sector. She became deeply interested in the issues of equity and access to quality education and moved full time into the development sector in 2003 with her engagement with Akshara Foundation, a non profit that seeks to improve the quality of education for children in Karnataka, India. She has been involved with Pratham Books since its inception in 2004 and became the Managing Trustee of the organization in 2010. She has been Chairperson of Pratham Books since January 2014 and has led organisation’s digital expansion. She also serves on the Board of Akshara Foundation.