Maliha Ahmed

Researcher, Education

Maliha joined GatenbySanderson in 2022 and is part of the Education team. Before joining, she worked for over two years in a small executive search organisation working with HE institutions and international NGOs. She has helped to appoint for roles at senior levels, including Pro Vice Chancellors, Executive Director, and CEO roles. Her expertise in higher education is vast, she is currently a full-time student completing her PhD also at the London School of Economics in the Department of International History.

During her time at her previous organisation, she engaged with HE institutions such as Newcastle University, Oxford University and Cambridge University on academic and professional appointments, various schools-related appointments, and other organisations such as Fairtrade International and BRAC UK.

Maliha has engaged consistently in education-related pursuits. She has a BA in History and MSc in Empires, Globalisation and Colonisation from the London School of Economics. Prior to joining the executive search world, she was a volunteer at an alternative education charity and was a tutor for students aged 4-16.

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