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About us

WDC Leadership School is an initiative of World Development Corporation, World Development Corporation (WDC). Our mission is to provide a world-class education to future leaders who are committed to making a positive impact in their communities and beyond.


WDC Leadership School we envision to develop a pipeline of adept professionals and competent leaders who can responsibly lead sustainable and inclusive growth, combining skills, knowledge, and ethical frameworks.

Corporate Governance


At W.D.C. Leadership School, our mission is to empower our students with the knowledge and skills they need to become effective leaders and change-makers in their fields. We are committed to providing a world-class education that prepares our students for success in the global marketplace.

Meet Our  Founders - Leadership Team

A Team driven with a purpose to contribute the global economies through Board Advisory, Corporate Governance Framework & Certifying Talents to lead Global Boards. 


Heval Mehta

​Managing Director
Directors' Institute | Leadership University

With over two decades of experience in Business Development & Operations that covers Telecom sector, Retail, Real Estate and Human Resources, he is a visionary with a sustainable growth mindset. He has worked with Disha Construction and Developers, FirstSource, Tech Mahindra and Sapphire Human Solutions at mid and leadership positions.


Zeeshaan Pathan

Group Managing Director and CEO

World Development Corporation

He is a seasoned professional with a Corporate Vision and Purpose in understanding industry needs and recommending appropriate solutions. He has a varied experience cutting across various sectors viz. Construction, Banking, Technology, Education and Human Resource. He had worked in various functions like Operations, Business Development, Management Consulting and Executive Search of these industries.


Ayub Sheikh

​Managing Director and COO

FinTech | World Development Corporation

A laser-sharp focused professional with tremendous experience in the Banking and Finance industry in leading various Products, Client Servicing, Financial Analytics, and building FinTech products. Ayub comes with a vision of creating a world that works on various trustless systems through cutting-edge Blockchain to revolutionize the transaction ecosystem building more trust in the Global Financial Market. He worked at leadership positions with renowned banks like ICICI Bank Limited and Yes Bank Limited

Meet Our Advisory Board

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John Poulose

Harvard Alumnus, Business Strategist, Experienced Leader

Mike Singh

Chairman & CEO

Telkom Caribe Group

United States of America

Sterling Ferriera

Ex-National Head

Network 18

Dr. D.P. Kothari

Ex-Director of IIT Delhi, Director Research Wainganga College of Engg & Management, Nagpur

Monica Watt


Elmo Software


Amanda Rosewarne

CEO & Co Founder at

The Professional Development Consortium

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Sundharesan Jayamoorthi

Board Mentor & Coach to the Board Members

Kate Cooper - Fay

Group CEO

CXY Group of Companies

Board Advisor

Non Executive Director


Laura-Katrin Seitz

Board Mentor & Coach to the Board Members

Shaun Palmer

Chairman & Independent Director Physio Inq,

Tribune Partners , Australia

Dr. Kyla L. Tennin

Board Director, Inventor, Investor,  Expert, Speaker, Author

Meet Our Speakers

Anisha Motwani

Independent Brand, Digital & Innovation Consultant, Strategic Advisor, Independent Board Director

Shailesh Haribhakti

Board Chairman and Independent Director and a visionary in Exponential Tech (ExTech), ESG and Integrated Reporting (IR)

Revathy Ashok

Independent Director, Board Member, Angel Investor, Startup Mentor, Co-Founder Strategy Garage , Women entrepreneurship Evangelist

Priyadarshini Lakshminarayanan

Diversity & Inclusion Specialist, Independent Board Director, Business Leader, Banker

Dr. D.P. Kothari

Ex-Director of IIT Delhi, Director Research Wainganga College of Engg & Management, Nagpur

Priyanka Gulati

Partner Grant Thornton Human Capital Consulting, Board Independent Director, Angel Investor, Chartered Accountant

Anita Ganti

Independent Director, Technology Executive, Advisor, Investor

Bhavana Bindra

Managing Director, Board Member, Writer, Speaker, Diversity Sponsor

Admission and Tuition

To learn more about our admission process and tuition fees, please contact us.

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