LYCOS (NSE: LYCOS I BSE: 532368), the global Internet brand today announced the appointment of Dr. Jayalakshmi Kumari as the independent director to its board with effect from May 17, 2016. While, Mrs. Rajyalaxmi Reddy, non-executive director, has resigned from the board (effective May 18, 2016) citing other obligations.
Dr. Jayalakshmi Kumari has a Ph.D. in social sciences, an M.A in Economics, M.A in Political Science, M.Phil. and M.Ed., with years of experience in teaching. With proven ability to constantly challenge and improve existing processes and systems, she has been participating and rendering voluntary services to many social organizations.
With a deep passion for teaching, Dr. Jayalakshmi brings in 15 years of experience from the educational sector having worked for leading schools and colleges in Hyderabad. Presently, she is working with the Nalanda Educational Society as a faculty in the field of social sciences. In addition to this, she regularly conducts awareness programs for women’s development, entrepreneurship, health camps, and does community services towards the encouragement of economically weaker women.
Dr. Jayalakshmi is also an Independent director in the listed company M/s Cambridge Technology Enterprises Ltd., Hyderabad.