About Butterfly Fields

Butterfly Fields was founded by people with a passion to create more ‘doers’ in India. They felt that the Indian educational system, with its emphasis on theory and exams, was taking the joy out of learning and more importantly, its very purpose.

As with many great journeys, Butterfly Fields began its journey by asking some simple questions that challenged the status quo:

  • Shouldn’t education be more about understanding and less about marks?
  • Shouldn’t schools be training children in improving intelligence rather than memory?
  • Shouldn’t learning be about solving real-life problems rather than answering some questions in a paper?

Core Values For Butterfly Fields

We are Obsessed with Making a difference

Every one in Butterfly Fields (BFFian), keeps the child at the center of all activities. We work vigorously to make every learning Experience:
Enriching and
Engaging for the child.
We persevere to earn and keep the teachers’ & parents’ trust

We own it up & will never pass the buck

Every BFFian works with Ownership and accountability and with Empathy. We think long term and do Not sacrifice long-term value for short-term results. We act on behalf of the entire organization, beyond just our own team, department or individual self. We never say “that’s not my job”.

For us Actions speak Louder than Words

We do not value passive bystanders / onlookers or people who indulge in Blame game. Speed matters & mistakes are okay; calculated risk taking is valued more than being indecisive.

We Do Not follow the herd: “We Disagree and say so but once a decision is taken, We Commit 100%”

A BFFian is expected to respectfully challenge decisions when they disagree, even when doing so is uncomfortable or exhausting. We should have conviction and should be persistent. We do not compromise for the sake of social cohesion. But, once a decision is taken, we commit 100%.

We Deliver Results

We focus on key inputs and deliver outcomes with the right quality and in a timely fashion. Despite setbacks, we rise to the occasion and never settle for less.

Meet our Board Of Directors

Venkat Changavalli


Former Director of State Bank of Hyderabad Ltd. and Emergency Management and Research Institute (EMRI-108). Mr. Changavalli holds
MBA from IIM, Ahmedabad and B.Tech (Chemical) from REC, Warangal.

Y Subrahmanyam


Founding promoter, MD and CEO of CoOptions Technologies limited. Technical advisor to the HMDA and Commissionerate of Hyderabad Police. Program Director for the HTRIMS PMU. Subbu is a mathematics Graduate and has done his Masters in Computer Applications from the University of Hyderabad (1984-87).

Sanjay Upendram


Former Head Strategy and Operations-Deloitte, Director in KPMG, Manager in A.T. Kearney. Mr. Sanjay holds MBA from University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, MS (Industrial Engineering) from Texas A&M University, BE (Mechanical Engineering) Osmania University.

Meet the Inside Directors

K Sharat Chandra

CEO, Founder-Director

Mr. Sharat holds MBA from IIM, Ahmedabad and B.Tech (Chemical) from IIT, Bombay. 2 year corporate stint in KPMG Business Advisory Services.

Uday Shankar Raju

COO, Director

Mr. Udaya Shankar holds MBA from IIM, Calcutta and BE(Electrical) from Andhra University. 6 year corporate stint (short stint in IT but rest in media & entertainment). Last role being as the Chief Operating Officer of a top 5 TV Production company in Mumbai.

Our Numbers Speak Volumes

Students Impacted
Schools Reached

Major Awards & Accolades


meet our r&d team

We are Teachers, Engineers, Designers, Architects, Microbiologists, Mathematicians – we are the Innovation & Design team at Butterflyfields. The products have been designed after understanding the needs of Indian education system through 1000+ hours of teacher interactions, 10,000+ hours of student interactions. Each product comes through 100+ hours of dedicated R&D and has been refined over after observing its usage by 5000+ children. We don’t stop here though– Through continuous innovation, we strive to offer you better and more each year and join hands with you to make a difference!

In House R&D Team

Made in india - meet Our manufacturing unit

Our Innovative DIY kits are bringing “Aamir Khan’s – 3 Idiots” form of learning to every home.

The kits have been designed indigenously by our in house R&D team comprising of highly qualified engineers and designers from top institutions like IITs, IIITs, NITs, etc. These products have been tried and tested as part of school programs by over 5 lac children across 4000+ schools in the last 5 years.

Our kitting cum assembly unit is based out of Hyderabad, where in we assemble over 150 SKUs and a capacity of 1 lac kits per month.

Dr. APJ Kalam, Prof. Yashpal (former UGC Chairperson) have immensely appreciated these products and Butterfly Fields is the winner of the Global Innovation Case Study Award given by All India Management Association.

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