Delia Heneghan is the Director of Education – India. Delia brings 25 years of senior hands-on experience of higher education as an academic and specialist in international strategy and operations.
This experience includes over 15 years as a Dean and Director of International at a leading UK university with responsibility for the development and delivery of the internationalisation strategy for the university including student recruitment and partnership development.
The role involved establishing international operations and included opening and managing offices in key markets including India and China. Delia’s experience includes strategic development and operational delivery in the Indian Subcontinent, China, the Far East, Central Asia, Africa, Europe, the Middle East and the Americas. Following this, Delia added to her international experience spending time in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) as Dean and founding Principal of a women’s college of excellence part of the KSA government programme to expand educational opportunities for young Saudi women.
Following this experience, Delia took on the role of Pro-Vice-Chancellor an American University in London in 2015. Her operational responsibilities included detailed resource, process, and system reviews.
A Chartered Marketer and Manager, Delia sits on the advisory boards of leading higher education bodies.