Varun Jain, the Founder, and CEO of Miles Education have been felicitated at the Times 40 Under 40 event. The event was held at the prestigious Hotel Four Seasons Embassy One in Bengaluru on March 24th, 2023. The event celebrates young leaders who have made a significant impact in their respective fields before the age of 40. Varun was recognized for his contribution to the education industry, particularly in the area of professional education.
Miles Education is one of India’s fastest-growing higher edtech companies. Miles’ mission is to up-skill students and professionals to help them be future-ready and enable their career progression. Miles offers industry-recognized certifications in finance & accounting, business analytics, branding & advertising, digital marketing, human resources, business leadership, AI & machine learning, data science, data engineering and cybersecurity. Led from the front by Varun, and a team strength of 500+, Miles operates from 20+ cities across India, the Middle East and the USA.
Varun started his career at Deloitte and later became a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) before joining Morgan Stanley’s Investment banking division. Despite being offered a role by Morgan Stanley in the real estate investment banking team in London, Varun chose to stay in India and make a significant impact in the education industry. His hard work and dedication have paid off, as he has built an organization, Miles Education, that has transformed the lives of numerous professionals and students across India. He started Miles Education in 2011 with the goal of providing high-quality professional education to students who are looking to build careers in finance and accounting. Since then, the company has grown rapidly and now has a presence in several cities in India and the Middle East.
Varun Jain’s leadership and vision have been critical to the success of Miles Education. Under his guidance, the company has launched several innovative courses and has partnered with leading universities and institutions to offer high-quality education to students. Varun is also actively involved in mentoring and guiding students and is passionate about helping them achieve their professional goals.
The Times 40 Under 40 event recognizes young leaders from various fields, including business, sports, entertainment, and social work. The event aims to celebrate the achievements of these young leaders and inspire others to follow in their footsteps. Varun’s recognition at the event is a testament to his hard work and dedication and serves as an inspiration to others who are looking to make a difference in their respective fields.
Varun and Miles are on a mission to build a thriving finance ecosystem that empowers individuals and organizations worldwide.