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Rekha Magon

Founder & CEO
The Mindful Scholar

Rekha Magon is a mindfulness expert & co-founder of The Mindful Scholar (www.themindfulscholar.com), a platform for K-12 schools that uses mindfulness to increase student’s EQ (emotional intelligence). She was recently crowned the winner of Canada’s 9th EdTech Innovation Summit and winner of the CBC Media pitch competition at Startupfest 2018. She was also awarded the EdTech Fellowship for the Founder Institute’s Accelerator Program cohort, graduated top of her cohort and won first place at Founder Institute’s first Montreal Public Demo Day. Rekha has a double major in Accounting & Human Resources from McGill University, Chartered Accounting Diploma from John Molson School of Business and worked as Senior Auditor at KPMG for many years before starting her own business.

Last Modified: October 25, 2018