Sankrant Sanu, who is the Founder and Managing Director of the Garuda Prakashan is well-grounded in the Bharatan traditions with a daily spiritual practice of yoga, Kriya and Dhyana. He is the author of the mesmerizing work titled “The English Medium Myth: Dismantling barriers to India's growth”. He is a graduate of IIT Kanpur and the University of Texas at Austin. He holds six technology-related patents. He spent nine years at Microsoft Corporation in various engineering and management roles. When he left Microsoft, Sankrant 5had overall charge of development for Microsoft Share Point Portal Server, a project that he helped conceive of and start at the company.