President & Managing Director

President & Managing Director (MD)

Prof. Geeta Gandhi Kingdon
President and Managing Director (MD)

Geeta Gandhi Kingdon is the President and Managing Director of City Montessori School Society, while also being Professor at the Institute of Education, University College London (UCL), where she holds the Chair of ‘Education Economics and International Development’.

She has a BSc (Honours) in Economics from the London School of Economics and a D.Phil in Development Economics from the University Oxford. In 2010, she moved back to India after living in England for 31 years. Since then, while continuing part time as UCL Professor, she is the President and Managing Director of CMS. Her focus has been on modernising the 62 year old legacy of the school while maintaining the culture and traditions that have made it great.