The Principal, Dr Saraswat is a Post Graduate in English and Hindi and has a doctorate in Hindi. He started his teaching career in a college. Thereafter, he joined The Doon School and served there for sixteen years, with six years as a Housemaster. Like a true public school master, he garnered a host of experiences through engagement in a variety of activities ranging from academic, cultural, adventure, and sports to social service. He was also actively involved with Round Square and other community service related activities.

Dr Saraswat moved on from The Doon School and started two schools as the Founder Principal. The Sapkal Knowledge Hub, Nasik, subsequently promoted him to the post of CEO of their wider educational venture which included four colleges apart from the Orchid School. Dr Saraswat brought to The Scindia School, a rich experience of various aspects of educational management, an understanding of the spirit of a public school and an innate Indianness. As a Principal, his philosophy is to build a strong school community where the students, teachers, administration, parents and support staff all work together as a team. Dr Saraswat aims to create a healthy educational ecosystem whereby the faculty is able to unleash the creative potential of each student by making them feel safe, respected and valued.