About Global Star
COMMITTED TO CONTINUALLY INNOVATING IN EDUCATION.
Global Star provides location based and online educational courses in the Financial, Technology and Cyber Security sectors.
With offices in Vietnam and Hong Kong, together with additional planned acquisitions, Global Star will become the leading provider of Educational services in Asia.
With strong Management and Operational teams, committed Partners and landmark Clients, Global Star is well positioned to take advantage of the opportunity in Asia and to dominate with Edutech services.
Global Star operate classrooms which facilitate virtual and face-to-face conversations among teachers and learners utilising the latest technologies.
Global Star continually evaluates the latest education developments across all industry sectors; developing new courses and enhancing existing subject matter.
Global Star operate a multi-path system through a choice of various courses and modes, which can be attained at different times and stages of a student’s life.
Problem Based Learning
Global Star operate a problem-based teaching approach, in which complex real-world problems are used to promote student learning of concepts and principles.
HKICPA | ACCA
Masters | Bachelor Program | Graduate Certification Program
Change Management | Leadership | Emotional Intelligence
CHFI | LPT | ECSA | CEH | CND
Financial Technology | Education Technology | Crypto Assets | Blockchain
Full CFI program | Accounting Fundamentals | Finance Fundamentals
Global Star is a quality teaching school with a team of experienced and highly qualified lecturers.
Global Star has access to the best facilities and lecturers – and the courses provide the best opportunity to access the required training to develop my career.
Board of Directors
Mark Carter brings significant expertise in delivering strategic and innovative mobile, wallet and remittance solutions to global markets by utilising his wealth of experience in sales, marketing, operations and product development.
He has extensive fintech experience and was part of the sale team who took Skrill, a global online wallet, payment provider and money transfer operator, through two acquisitions in two years, resulting in a USD 1 billion sale in August 2015. In addition, Mark has worked with key financial institutions such as Visa to develop and launch new ecommerce and mobile payment solutions in international markets.
Mark has worked in the USA, Europe, Singapore and the Philippines.
Board of Directors
Jagdish is a Principal and management board member of the Kewalram Chanrai Group, founded in 1860, a multi-billion dollar Family Group. The Group is well known for its community work and in particular for its contributions to the healthcare and education fields for the underprivileged.
In addition, Jagdish has private interests in several companies, largely in technology, and holds a number of directorships.
Jagdish has a MSc in International Accounting and Finance from LSE, a MSc in Management Studies from Brunel University, and a BA (Hons) in Social Sciences from the University of Westminster. He is also Member of the Malaysian chapter of Vistage International, the largest CEO organization in the world.
Board of Directors
From 2013-present Mr. Haddad has held either CEO or Chairman of Elixxer, formerly known as Knowlton Capital then LGC Capital. Mr. Haddad founded the company, formed a board, and raised over $35M in various rounds of financing in order to fund various investments for merchant banking. From 2005-2010 Mr. Haddad was President of Township Capital an investment company that administered the Palos Capital Pool LP a fund investing in early stage situations. Township also financed numerous companies both public and private and helped companies organise their financing strategies.
Mr. Haddad has been a member of many public and private boards, in technology, industrials and mining and has been a member of audit committees.
Earle Pratt III
Earle W. Pratt III served as the President & CEO of New Horizons Computer Learning Centers - the world’s largest independent I.T. training company with over 300 locations in 70 countries - from 2011 to 2018. Mr Pratt is a practiced education executive with over 20 years’ experience in the for-profit education sector. He also has deep operations and finance experience with special expertise in franchising and international operations, working on projects in over 30 countries and directly running companies in the US, UK, Spain, Italy, Germany, Portugal, and Argentina.
Prior to New Horizons, Mr. Pratt served in a variety of executive roles – including Chief Operations Officer and Chief Financial Officer at Wall Street Institute (now called “Wall Street English”), one of the world’s largest English language instructional companies with operations in 28+ countries. Grew online sales from a few million dollars to over $100 million per year.
Chief Technology Officer
Victor is a senior management leader in telecommunications, information technology, financial services and education. For more than 30 years, Victor has held CXO positions in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. His most recent corporate role was as Global Chief Operating Officer, Cloud Computing Business for Chinese tech giant Huawei Technologies. Prior to Huawei, he was the Chief Operating Officer of Inchone - a leading e-learning provider in Asia servicing large corporate accounts and government clients.
Victor is also an entrepreneurship mentor for Murdoch University, an Honorary Lecturer for the University of Glasgow and an adjunct lecturer for the Singapore Institute of Technology. He joins Global Star Education as Chief Technology Officer to spearhead new technology development and implementation within the organisation.
Ethiopia, Myanmar, Hong Kong