Senior Management

Basel Alashi | Vice-President, International Partnerships

Dr. Alashi leads the development and implementation of the Canadian Bureau for International Education’s (CBIE) international initiatives and over the last few years he led the implementation of many international partnerships such as the feasibility of creating Skills Acquisition Centres in Nigeria; multi-year scholarship programs sponsored by Libya, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait; institutional design and leadership training in the K-12 sector (Ukraine, Egypt, Dominican Republic, United Arab Emirates & Kuwait).

Prior to his work with CBIE, Dr. Alashi spent three years with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in addition to several years leading projects financed by various bilateral and multilateral development agencies such as the World Bank, The European Commission, USAID, NORAD and Agence Française de Développement.

Dr. Alashi has a Ph.D. in Industrial Economics from the Université de la Méditerranée Aix-Marseille II (France) and a Master’s Degree in International Business from the Institut Supérieur de Commerce International à Dunkerque (France).