Senior Vice President

Christopher Pilgrim is the Senior Vice-President of TransNational Academic Group.  He also leads the Business Development and Special Projects at TAG.

Chris joined Murdoch University Dubai in 2010 and he now plays a lead role in spearheading Transnational Academic Group’s expansion into Africa and other geographies.  Chris is a business and financial analyst and he works with the Group on special projects of strategic importance. Chris and his team undertake extensive analysis of target countries including market and competition, the regulatory and legal landscape, and operational practicalities. Chris also plays a lead role in the formation and maintenance of university partner relations. 
 
Chris has over 25 years of experience in public and private sector higher-education, including substantial international engagement. He adds significant operational and strategic expertise to the team.
 
Chris holds an MBA degree and a BBA degree in Finance from the University of New Brunswick in Canada.  In 2013 he was a member of an expedition that successfully summited Mount Kilimanjaro.