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Damien has over 18 years of experience in international education, training, and skills development globally and has managed and led business development initiatives in over 20 countries.
As Manager of International Partnerships and Programs at Algonquin College, Damien is responsible for overseeing initiatives of Algonquin’s International Education Centre in the areas of projects and partnerships, and business development with educational organizations, governments and agencies in Southeast Asia, Africa, and the MENA region.
Prior to joining Algonquin College, Damien worked in a consultant role for a private sector investment firm in Kuwait, including three years resident in Kuwait, as their principal consultant/lead on the Algonquin College of Kuwait project and, prior to that, held the position of Director of International Partnerships at the Canadian Bureau for International Development (CBIE). In this role, Damien led international education business and partnership development with both the public and private sector in-Canada and internationally on behalf of CBIE and was responsible for oversight of CBIE’s quality assurance and institutional audit role in the College of the North Atlantic – Qatar project.