Dr. Sumer Singh is an alumnus of the Doon School & St. Stephen’s College. He has received an Honorary Doctorate of Literature in Education by De Montfort University in UK. He has published four books including on one Comparative Religions. He is a popular speaker on Global Citizenship and has been invited to speak in Spain, France, Czech Republic, Bangladesh, China & India. Dr. Sumer Singh was the Head of Daly College and Director Daly College Business School, Indore for 14 years and Lawrence School, Sanawar for 7 years and also served as Director of the Asian School.
Over the years he has served as an Advisor Education in the Govt. of Punjab, as Chairman of the Indian Public Schools Conference, as Trustee and Advisory on the Executive of Round Square, UK and is currently serving on the Boards of AFS India, Punjab Public School Nabha, Mayo College, Mayo Girls School, and Indore Management Association. He is advisor to Sanskaar Valley School, Bhopal and to ScindiaKanyaVidyalaya, Gwalior. He is also an independent director at InfoBeans Technologies Ltd.
He is keen on community service and has served as Vice President of SUTRA an NGO with 40,000 women as members, is currently a permanent trustee on the Board of Indore Cancer Foundation and has been active in the joint project of ICU2 between Ermitage, Paris and DC, Indore.
He has designed a number of schools and is today developing his own ‘School of Opportunity’ a centre providing education related services to students and teachers of Indore. He is committed to the broader picture of education and believes it is through opportunities provided in school and at home that a child develops to his full potential. He believes in life skills like public speaking and that every individual, if sensitized to the environment, human and natural, and given opportunities will become a leader in his/her own field.
Currently: Advisor, Sanskaar Valley School, (DainikBhaskar Group)
Advisor, ScindiaKanyaVidyalaya, Gwalior
Director, Indore Management Association
Director, Info Beans Technologies Limited, Indore
Board Member, Global Connections, Beijing, China
Board Member, AFS India (USA)
Board Member, Mayo College & Mayo Girls School, Ajmer, Rajasthan
Trustee, Indore Cancer Foundation
Member, World Leading Schools Association (Netherlands)
Member, Indian Public Schools Society (Doon School)
Hony. Member, Round Square, UK
Hony. Member, Indian Public Schools Conference
Partner, ICU2 (Paris)
Formerly: Director & Principal, Daly College, Indore
Director, Daly College Business School, Indore
Principal, Lawrence School, Sanawar, Himachal Pradesh
Director, Asian School, Dehradun
Board Member, Lawrence School, Lovedale, Ooty
Chairman, Indian Public Schools Conference (IPSC)
Member G-20, USA
Advisor (Education), Government of Punjab
Executive Member & Trustee, Round Square, UK
Head of Sumer Singh & Associates- Consultant & school designer- designed schools including Pathways World School,Sohna,(Gurgaon),Doon Girls(Dehradun)&Sanskar Valley School(Bhopal)
Chairman, Nurpurbedi Marketing cum Processing Cooperative Society
Vice President of various State Sports Associations, H.P.
Vice President SUTRA (Society for Social Uplift through Rural Action)
Member Naina Devi Development Committee
Member Kandi Areas Development Board, Punjab
Member, Regional Direct Tax Advisory Committee