Thrishan leads and mentors our dynamic sales and business development staff as the executive of the growth and sustainability. He is a firm believer that understanding every client’s unique and individual needs is critical to a success driven partnership. He is responsible for securing new business and managing ongoing relationships with the aim of growing The Institute.
Thrishan has spent the last 15 years in the education, training and development sectors holding various senior management positions. Thrishan started his career as an IT consultant. He left the IT sector to explore higher education and has subsequently held several senior leadership roles at prominent higher education providers. He also has extensive experience in the Seta environment.
Prior to his current position, Thrishan spent five years at Da Vinci from 2011-2016, firstly as a key account manager followed by head of client engagement at an undergraduate level. Thrishan then went on to hold various senior executive positions at the University of Stellenbosch: Executive Education before returning to Da Vinci as Executive: Growth and Sustainability in March 2019.