Basil has spent over 12 years in commercially-oriented education institutions and holds several qualifications in business leadership and education. He is well-versed at leading change in turbulent contexts, driving innovation, people leadership, and management.
Prior to the commencement of this role in January 2020, Basil held the positions of Director of International Academic Operations, Head of the School of Business, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and Acting Head of the School of Engineering, Design and Construction.
Basil has experience in managing Corporate Services and People and Culture through his role as Head of Global Operations for Regenesys Business School and as Campus General Manager for ADvTECH Group Limited (Varsity College). In these roles he oversaw student recruitment and Marketing, Finance, Facilities, HR, IT, Safety and Security, and Academic Operations. Basil was also Dean of Faculties at Midrand Graduate Institute, and Academic Director at the London School of Business and Management.