Pritpal Singh Landa

OBE

Mr Pritpal Singh Landa OBE is a vastly experienced businessman and a philanthropist.

Lately Founder and Managing Director of a very successful global group of companies with a combined annual turnover in excess of £30 million.

Having recently been awarded The Order of the British Empire, OBE, for services to Business, Charity and Local Community I now relish a fresh challenge.

By joining the Board of Trent Education Centre (TEC) and heading the Senior Management Team, my aim is to share and utilise my 40 plus years of knowledge and experience in all aspects relating to Financial and Business Management to give something back.

ZAHEER AHMED

MBA

A British Educational Entrepreneur who has made outstanding contributions to the field of Further and Higher Education in United Kingdom since 2001.

Woven into the fabric of academic leadership and professional mannerism, have founded and managed multiple Colleges such as London College of Advanced Studies, Birmingham International College etc,.

Have been a partner of Cambridge Regional College (Publically Funded) and now President of a University based in Poland.

A teacher throughout his career and continues to add value in the lives of learners around the globe with his educational demeanour and spirit. His core skills have been high profile leadership, corporate strategy development, human capital and development, strong orientations in finance and marketing and have developed educational and business partnerships across the globe. He holds a MBA Degree from United Kingdom.

tony Whitehouse

EURING PROF. MSC CENG CITP FBCS FHEA

Tony has a long and distinguished career in education his objective is  ‘To develop world harmony through education’.

He was one of the pioneers in the development of computing in education, working initially as a research engineer before being invited to join academia. He was instrumental in assisting major computer manufacturers to develop multi access computing, networks and operating systems.

He was appointed as a fellow of the British Computer Society in 1985 and a fellow of the Institution of Electrical Engineers in 1987. In 1988 he was appointed as one of the first European Engineers in his field and in 1996 was appointed to a personal chair. In 2001    he was appointed as a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and in 2004  as a Chartered IT Professional.

In 1983 Tony moved from the University of Staffordshire to Birmingham City University to develop a new department of computing, together with a portfolio of new courses for the applications of computing. His work both nationally and internationally led to him being appointed to chair national user groups and to the committee of heads and professors group. He has been chair of the board of examiners for the UK professional body for computing and was also invited by the UK Department of Education and Science to report on computing in European Universities. Due to his worldwide experience Tony was invited to join the board of a UK awarding body. He has been responsible for developing and then managing many course programmes overseas. Tony has represented his University on many occasions and gained experience of working with the British High Commission, British Council as well as with Ministries of Education across the world. To date his work and his own initiatives have led him to work and visit over 25 countries. He continues his professional work with the British Computer Society and remains a University External Examiner both in the UK and overseas, a specialist Advisor for the Hong Kong Council for Academic Accreditation and a specialist panel member for the Higher Education and Training Awards Council, Ireland.

RODZI RAHMAN

Rodzi Rahman, from Malaysia, is an entrepreneur and a qualified lawyer who has managed vast portfolios in many countries including Malaysia, Saudi Arabia and United Kingdom. His work included consulting for corporate advisory, joint ventures in event management, travel and tourism in Saudi Arabia, cosmetics and skincare. He has held managing partnership positions in various top law firms in Malaysia. Rodzi has a vast experience in corporate and Islamic Banking.

Raj S Banga

FCA, FCCA, ATII, ACMA, CGMA B COM(hons)

A successful practising highly qualified Chartered Accountant and Management Accountant running his own practice in North West London with over 600 clients in different spheres of business.

He has successfully advised his clients on numerous projects and thereby acquired a wide ranging experience.

He has acted as a principal advisor to the Board of Directors of many companies and played a key part in the success of those companies. He also has other wide ranging own business interests.

These include stakes in successful Bar/Restaurant/Banqueting Hall called Venue 5 in West London, specialised digital and thermal textile printing (Ektuhi Fabrics India), Fostering agency (Fostering Me), Companies with commercial and residential property holdings and other investments.

He has also been involved in property development, manufacturing Indian sweets and snacks, manufacture and export of fragrances and room fresheners and Pizza delivery and takeaway franchising. Mr Banga is a Chartered Accountant, Chartered Certified Accountant, a Chartered Management Accountant and a Chartered Tax Advisor besides being an Honours Graduate from a highly reputable college in India. He is a member of the International Sikh Organization and was honored with an MJF Award for Dedicated Service, from Lions Club International. He also serves as a trustee of a few charitable trusts and is a committee member of a religious organization.

DR IMTIAZ RASOOL

Dr Imtiaz Rasool is a seasoned Aesthetic Practitioner, Trainer and a Media Professional from United Kingdom.

He has worked in the Creative Media, Aesthetics and Training sectors for the last 25 years. His expertise are Rooted in Alternative Therapies, Aesthetics Training, Media Broadcast and Productions. He has produced short films, Documentaries and training videos.

He has also worked as an assessor, IQA and Exams Secretary with organizations such as City & Guilds and Pearson.

He is a Senior Management Team member at Trent Education Center.

Mohammad Touseef

FRSA FTIC GGA

Holds a diversified and enriched portfolio in Higher Education and International Security Sectors with 15+ years of experience in Quality Assurance, Strategy, Operations, Course Development and Delivery, Educational Partnerships, Academic Leadership, UK Quality Code and Governance, Countering Violent Extremism, Counter Terrorism, Fifth Generation Warfare and Blue Economy. Graduated from Surrey, Cambridge, Imperial and Manchester (in progress), has worked at senior positions with higher education institutions in UK, UAE and Pakistan and at the same time led successful Think Tanks in UK and Pakistan.

Successfully led HE/FE partnerships and specialised in graduate employability and UK Quality code. A Fellow with Royal Society of Arts, The Intelligence Community Inc, a Global Goodwill Ambassador, a Global Peace Ambassador with IEP and holds prestigious associations with RUSI, RAFA, BELMAS, CIPD, CQI, RMA. He is a regular speaker at Kings College, LSE, and an analyst and author with prestigious TV, Radio shows and magazines. Presently Director of Magnum Opus College and Westminster Center for Research and Development.

Mohammed Maruf

LLB(Hons) PGDLaw

A highly qualified and practising law professional based in Nottingham with entrepreneurial skills and achievements at his name. Accredited by the Law Society, Senior Case worker and supervisor. Specialised in human rights and civil liberties. Works closely with British Red Cross and refugee groups.