Danish Faruqui is Managing Director in Parthenon-EY’s Education Practice. Danish has advised more than 70 sector leading clients globally. He is frequently consulted by operators and investors on operational improvement, profit strategy, and market-entry strategy. Danish has worked extensively in the MEN A region, covering education segments across UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Qatar. He has worked with some of the region’s largest universities, government bodies, and corporates. In particular, Danish has helped universities and schools improve performance through enhanced operational design. He has shared Parthenon’s insights at conferences globally as a keynote speaker and has been published in the Financial Times, among others. Prior to joining Parthenon, Danish was a Senior Auditor with KPMG. He has an MBA from the Indian School of Business.