Global Head of Higher Education
Brenda McMahon is British Council sector lead on all aspects of Higher Education relating to teaching and students. Her portfolio includes student mobility (inward and outward), scholarships, alumni, curriculum development, internationalisation of UK students, TNE and training partnerships. Brenda has had a successful professional career spanning private and public HE organisations in academic leadership roles such as Associate Principal, Academic Dean, Head of School and Chief Operating Officer. Brenda has held international posts in the Bahamas, Malaysia, United Arab Emirates and United States of America. She brings a strong focus on delivering high quality international student experience to clearly articulated commercial and strategic objectives.