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Carmai Pestell

Carmai is the Registrar and Secretary at TEDI-London. She is an experienced higher education leader, having undertaken leadership roles in student and academic services and governance at City University of London, UCL, and SOAS University of London where she was the Director of Governance.

Carmai joined TEDI-London in 2019, and during her time here has led on successful Office for Students Registration and Degree Awarding Powers processes.

At TEDI-London, Carmai’s role is to lead our academic and student services, she is also responsible for ensuring that TEDI-London has robust governance processes.

Carmai has a BA in English, an MBA in Education, both from Keele University, and is undertaking a Doctorate in Higher Education Management from the University of Bath. Her thesis focuses on market entry experiences of new small and specialist providers. She is an experienced Trustee and is currently a Board member for the Institute of Optimum Nutrition.