Bengaluru, NFAPost: BYJU’S, India’s most loved school learning app and world’s most valuable ed-tech company, announced the appointment of Dhimant Vyas as Chief Creative Director.
As Chief Creative Director, Dhimant Vyas will be responsible for leading ideation and creation of quality interactive learning experiences for our students across products. His focus will be to build and further enhance our offerings.
Commenting on his appointment, BYJU’s Chief Content Officer Vinay MR, BYJU’S, said the company is excited to have Dhimant onboard with us to lead creative ideation and strategy.
“Dhimant is an industry vetran and will be bringing his unique creative talents to further our creative vision to build world-class learning experiences for children,” said Vinay MR.
Expressing his happiness on the new opportunity, Dhimant Vyas said he is excited to be part of the team that’s redefining the way children learn in India.
“I am joining BYJU’S at a time when online education is making quality learning possible and accessible to children seamlessly especially in these challenging times. I look forward to being a driving force in delivering unique learning experiences through my creative work,” said Vinay MR.
Prior to joining BYJU’S, Dhimant was leading Art Direction at Zynga games India. He has worked on famous Shaun the sheep series two and Purple & Brown with multiple Academy Award winning Animation Studios – Aardaman Animation Ltd U.K. An alumnus of the National Institute of Design (NID), his previous work includes the title animation sequence for the highly acclaimed Hindi feature film ‘Taare Zameen Par’.
He has worked with brands like BBC, UNICEF, FCB ULKA, Zee TV, MTV, Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon in the past. He has a vast experience in creating animation using various techniques like Stop Motion, 2D Classical, Cut Out, Material, Sand, Pixilation and Flash.
BYJU’S is the world’s largest ed-tech company and the creator of India’s most loved school learning app which offers highly adaptive, engaging and effective learning programs for students in LKG, UKG, classes 1 -12 (K-12) and competitive exams like JEE, NEET and IAS.
The company launched its flagship product, BYJU’S – The Learning App, for classes 4-12 in 2015. Today, the app has over 75 million registered students and 5.2 million annual paid subscriptions. With an average time of 71 minutes being spent by a student on the app every day from 1700+ cities, the app is creating a whole new way of learning.