Mr Ashwin Assomull
Managing Director, Education Practice, Parthenon-EY, Dubai

Ashwin advises education clients globally on growth strategies including market potential, market entry, investment decisions, and profit uplift strategies.

He has been instrumental in building the firm’s knowledge and client network in the Middle East and leads Parthenon’s education work throughout the Gulf, advising clients in Early Years, K-12, Higher Education, Transnational Education and Education Technology sectors. Ashwin also leads the firm’s international work in the public sector and has worked with government ministries and foundations in the Middle East, Southeast Asia, and India.

Ashwin is a frequently requested speaker at leading education conferences around the world including the Qatar Foundation’s World Innovation Summit in Education (WISE), British Council’s Going Global, and IFC’s International Private Education Conference. He has been quoted on education in various publications such as Bloomberg, Times Higher Education, and Gulf News. He holds an MBA from London Business School and a B.Sc. from LSE.