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Hardik Shah, CEO at Sundaram Multi Pap Limited


Great Companies: How did you get your idea or concept for the business?

Hardik Shah: The E-Class story was born out of the need for high quality, engaging and accessible education. The core philosophy of E-Class is to inspire a lifelong love of learning, to spark interest in studies and spread easy digital education to all.


At Eclass we believe that with technology we can transcend traditional boundaries and truly enable customized self-paced learning. We realize that the learning needs of every student is unique based on her learning style, interest and her past academic history and understanding is the key to making every student successful.


Our aim is to bridge the digital online and offline divide and provide equal education to all. We cater to the learning needs of school students of classes 1-10 of Maharashtra State Board and are soon expanding over other boards. We have created educational content of over 2000+ hours for the state of Maharashtra and have implemented this successfully.



Great Companies: What are the various Services provided by Sundaram Multi Pap Limited

Hardik Shah: We have introduced various services under our digital arm. We provide syllabus based educational content and products for students. These are offline and also online.


We also provide our school management dashboard with content and training programs. We have also been very active in providing educational tablets and solutions for NGOS & CSR campaigns.


Our experienced team of educationists and technologists is passionate about changing the status quo and challenging one another continuously to provide a seamless product that empowers tomorrow’s leaders. Having made a huge difference to the lives of lakhs of students, it will be our constant endeavour to be a worthy partner in their quest for excellence.


Great Companies: What makes Sundaram Multi Pap Limited different from hundreds of other similar service providers?

Hardik Shah:

Unlike other companies we do not provide generalised educational content, but we provide target oriented syllabus based education. We not only offer online but offline solutions also to students, keeping in mind the internet issues in the country.


We are working in the state board schools, where there are 2 crore students and 1.5 lac schools , which is an untapped market. The potential is huge, and a lot can be done in this space.


Great Companies: What are the struggles and challenges you face?

Hardik Shah: Due to covid19 the schools and colleges are shut, which has hampered our digital classroom solutions. Also the knowhow of digital tools, internet and general acceptance of new way of learning has been a challenge.