Paul Chalmers is the founder of NCBT and started the business with Ashish Trivedi in 2001.
Paul has a wide range of experience in management and governance including as owner and director of a large engineering business and training/teaching in industries such as manufacturing, education and international business.
Paul has a strong experience in mediation and negotiations in various government and not for profit organisations, including trade unions.
Paul contributes to strategic directions of NCBT, along with industry relations and stakeholder management. He is the current spokesperson for the Auckland International Education Group. Paul is also actively involved in managing a peak body forum of PTEs and discusses issues of relevance with Education NZ, NZQA, INZ among others.
Paul has a great understanding of cultures in NCBT target markets, and provides inputs in cultural competence for students.
Paul has a Masters of Philosophy specialising in Performance Management.