“You can move the mind and matter of the world by sheer will!”
Aqueel Khan stands out amongst his counterparts not just for his brilliant administrative leadership but exemplary developmental initiatives and his deep commitment to the lives of poor through supporting educational endeavours. He studied from Saint Xavier Jaipur and pursued his higher education from Delhi University in International Relations. He has a passion for value-based education, which has been the driving force of his life.
He founded WeCan with handful of his students more than a decade ago. His rich work experience includes working in close association with the Minister of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Minister of Road Transport & Highways and the Railways Minister in the Government of India. He has also worked as executive magistrate at various key positions in the Government of Rajasthan.
His deep commitment towards public service let him to work with Rajasthan’s Rural Livelihood Mission as Manager Administration and OSD to State Mission Director. He has also represented India on an International platform recently and presented a country paper on Governance in Micro credit Delivery System for Rural Development in presence of representatives from 14 countries.
WeCan Schools have achieved a fair bit of success in the past decade, but now the aim should be to take it beyond… beyond success, beyond popularity; we must now strive for excellence.
2016-2026 shall be the ‘Decade for Excellence’