Mayank Dhingra

Mayank Dhingra
Senior Education Business Leader Middle East, Africa and Eastern Europe​ - HP Inc.

A Techno-Commercial and EdTech professional with over 25 years of experience across diverse geographies (EMEA & APAC) and multiple industry sectors (Education, Compute, Aviation, Travel, Hospitality). Mayank currently leads the Education Business Vertical for Middle East, Africa and Eastern Europe at HP Inc. His role is to provide commercial headship, strategic direction, solution frameworks, social-capital […]

A Techno-Commercial and EdTech professional with over 25 years of experience across diverse geographies (EMEA & APAC) and multiple industry sectors (Education, Compute, Aviation, Travel, Hospitality).

Mayank currently leads the Education Business Vertical for Middle East, Africa and Eastern Europe at HP Inc. His role is to provide commercial headship, strategic direction, solution frameworks, social-capital curation and thought leadership to the Education business line.

He was previously with GEMS Education where he headed the Commercial line for a network of 50 Schools in MENASA region. In addition, he sat on the board of two schools.

Prior to GEMS he was with the Emirates Group for nearly 15 years in two stints and his last role was Head of Global Technology Partnerships where he oversaw a portfolio of over 450 vendor relations and program managed large scale collaboration projects with tech partners. His preceding role was Head of Customer Experience for dnata (Emirates Group) where he set up the line and managed the business technology, product, pricing, loyalty and customer service functions across the network.

Mayank previously held various Country Management and Commercial Leadership roles with Emirates Group, Air Arabia, Carlson Wagonlit, Hilton and InterContinental Hotel Group.

Mayank is a sought-after keynote speaker, author and moderator on EdTech subjects. He has spoken at prominent international conferences and his articles have appeared in leading publications. He has also been an active mentor for several talent management pools.

He is a certified Yoga teacher as well and the founder of a non-profit entity – Yogasmriti; which combines individual and community wellbeing. All proceeds from the initiative are directed to charitable causes supporting children in need. Mayank’s philanthropic work has been recognised at regional and international forums.