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234: iSchoolConnect with Ashish Fernando
20th December 2021 • Education On Fire - Sharing creative and inspiring learning in our schools • Mark Taylor
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Ashish Fernando founded iSchoolConnect in 2017 to solve the pain point of many parents and children: getting hassle-free admission in foreign colleges. After going through the same trouble of finding a college to study that fit his needs, Ashish launched iSchoolConnect with a vision to democratize the global admissions market for graduate and undergraduate programs. Through the effective use of artificial intelligence, iSchoolConnect aims at being the most cost-effective and advanced solution for connecting students and schools worldwide.

Ashish started his career as a Software Engineer with Thomson Reuters Inc., building their flagship investment research solution - Thomson One. He then went on to take multiple executive roles in Program Management and AI before managing the Data Science and Engineering business in the Insurance vertical. Ashish is a university gold medalist in Biotechnology. He graduated from Bentley University's flagship MBA in 2014 with a 100% scholarship.

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https://ischoolconnect.com

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Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/ischoolconnect/

LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/ischoolconnect/

Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/ischoolconnect/

YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqFEkZLcdM6udUH_LUJGPrA

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‘Employees First, Customer Second’ 

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