Dr. Praveen Mohadeb
Dr. Praveen Mohadeb worked at the Tertiary Education Commission where he was Executive Director at the time of his retirement in 2013. He is the founder of EDCIL (Educational Consultants International). Previously he worked at the Management Audit Bureau as Senior Accountant, at Price Waterhouse Coopers as Senior Auditor, in Zimbabwe as a secondary school teacher and as a clerical officer in different Ministries in Mauritius. He has also been the Company Secretary of SITRAC, Secretary (Registrar) of the University of Technology Mauritius and Chairman and Board Member of various organisations in the public sector. Praveen is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants CIMA (UK) and a Chartered Global Management Accountant (FCMA/CGMA). He is also a member of the Institute of Management Services UK and a member of the Mauritius Institute of Public Accountants (MIPA). He has been associated with various international organisations including UNESCO, International Institute of Educational Planning (IIEP), UNDP, InWENT (The German Capacity Building Foundation) the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA), Commonwealth Secretariat, the Southern African Regional University Association (SARUA), the Centre for Higher Education Transformation (CHET) and the WITS School of Education, University of Witwatersrand. He has written extensively on the financing of education, and in particular on higher education. His most recent publications include a chapter on financing higher education in Mauritius in Higher Education Financing in East and Southern Africa [Pillay, P. (ed.), Cape Town: African Minds, 2010] and a paper in 2013 on The Role and Functions of Higher Education Councils and Commissions in Africa: Financing and Funding Models for the Centre for Higher Education Transformation.