The Institute Council is the governing body of Elite Education Institute. The Council makes decisions in relation to policies and planning, develops the Institute’s legislation, and approves policy documents. The Council is advised by its committees, and ensures that the Institute acts according to the regulations and compliance requirements outlined to Education Providers.

Emeritus Professor Dean Forbes

Chairman

PhD (Monash), M.A. (Papua New Guinea). B.A. (Flinders)

Emeritus Professor Dean Forbes is a Matthew Flinders Distinguished Professor Emeritus at Flinders University, Chair of the Intensive English Language Institute and a management consultant specializing in higher education. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia and was a Public Policy Scholar at The Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington DC.

As Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President at Flinders University from 2000-2013 he led the international activities of the University and the community engagement program and was acting Vice-Chancellor of Flinders University on over 50 occasions.

A graduate of Flinders University, Dean Forbes completed an MA at the University of Papua New Guinea and a PhD at Monash University.

Dr. Chun Jiang

CEO

PhD (UTS), M.Com (USYD). M.Fin (UIBE), GCHE (MQ), BA (TFSU), FCPA, JP

Dr. Jiang has more than 18 years’ experience in university teaching, curriculum development, and academic administration. Prior to founding Elite Education Institute, Dr. Jiang was the Academic Director of some higher education providers. Since 2009, he has developed BIB (Accounting), BBus (Professional Accounting, Business Management, Communication and PR), MPA, MPAB, MIB, and MMPR. Dr. Jiang brings to Elite a wealth of experience in higher education management and his own subject matter area of Accounting and Finance. He is a passionate advocate for quality and practicality in university teaching and in the useful application of accounting as a profession for the betterment of society. Dr. Jiang has been teaching accounting undergraduate and postgraduate programs in several universities since 2004. These have included UNE, ACU, Curtin (Sydney), CQU (Sydney), UB (Sydney) and other institutes. Dr. Jiang is a Fellow member of CPA and a CPA professional examination developer & marker. He is an active professional accounting practitioner and holds a CPA Public Practice Certificate. Dr. Jiang is also a Justice of Peace (JP) since 2008.

Ms. Anurag Kanwar

Anurag Kanwar (BEC, LLB, LLM (SYD), GDLP (COL) ) is a skilled lawyer specialising in corporate governance risk. She is also an experienced lecturer and publishes in the area of business law. She holds a Masters in Law, Bachelors of Law and Bachelor of Economics from Sydney University. She also holds a number of board appointments […]

Anurag Kanwar (BEC, LLB, LLM (SYD), GDLP (COL) ) is a skilled lawyer specialising in corporate governance risk. She is also an experienced lecturer and publishes in the area of business law. She holds a Masters in Law, Bachelors of Law and Bachelor of Economics from Sydney University. She also holds a number of board appointments in the private education sector. In addition, she is a Deputy Convenor of the Admissions and Compliance Working Group for the International Education Association of Australia.

Emeritus Professor Kevin Tickle

Member

PhD (Griffith), M. Sci, B. Sci

Emeritus Professor Kevin Tickle has extensive experience in the international tertiary education sector as an academic and educational consultant. He has provided leadership and advice to several colleges renewing and applying for Higher Education accreditation. Most recent consultancies have been for undergraduate and post-graduate accreditation.

As Pro Vice Chancellor and Executive Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Business, Informatics and Education at Central Queensland University, Australia, Professor Tickle led the expansion of degree programs within Australia and internationally through strategic partnerships and oversaw the development of the quality framework for their delivery. He was a leader in the establishment of the Centre for Intelligent Networks, a CQ University research centre, and has successfully supervised many PhD and Masters students. He is currently a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management, a member of the Institution of Engineers, Australia, a member of the Australian Computer Society, and an Emeritus Professor at CQ University.