He has been advisor and Senior Executive Director to the Shri Ram Education Trust where he helped establish schools under the greenfield education project at Gurgaon, Rohtak, Agra, Indore, Patna, Siliguri, Dehra Dun, Bangalore, Ujjain, Khajuraho, Delhi and Tarapur. He has also been advisor to the Sehwag International School.
Mr. Lal is an Honorary Member of Round Square International which is an organisation of over 100 schools worldwide and a member of Global Connections which has senior school leaders from around the world as members. He has also been nominated to the Board of AFS India and is the co-chair of the School Member Committee of AFS India – an international organisation with a presence in 99 countries and which has its Head Quarters in USA.
He was recently invited to a leading school in Austin, Texas as a ‘visiting scholar in residence’ and was the keynote speaker at their prestigious Martin Luther King Day.
An avid reader, a keen sportsman having played competitive Basketball, Squash and Golf, he is based in Dehra Dun and travels regularly to Mumbai, Kathmandu, Siliguri, Khajuraho and Delhi on work.