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Corporate advisors, Asia and Australia.
AFG Venture Group works with Australian and international education and training providers, especially in the emerging markets of Indonesia and India. Specifically, AFG Venture Group offers:
Our Indonesian office in Jakarta is uniquely networked and connected into educational institutions, Islamic organisations, business, industry and government. Our Indian offices in Mumbai and Chennai work on behalf of local, regional, and global education sector clients to identify and realise successful Indian opportunites.
AFG Venture Group provides the following services:
Sep 24 2012 — International Schools Conference a big hit in India
Jun 1 2012 — Europe, Asia campuses lure more outbound Aussies
Jun 29 2010 — July 2010: Education, Digital Media and IT
Faisal Badroen has over 20 years experience in senior leadership positions at a number of Indonesia's most prestigious financial institutions and education facilities, including the role of Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences at the State Islamic University. More recently Faisal has focused on corporate advisory activities relating to financial and corporate restructuring, and mergers and acquisitions. These activities have allowed Faisal to utilise his extensive network of contacts throughout the government, financial services and education sectors. [more...]
Sudhakar Jayaram's key areas of expertise and experience are in strategy, marketing and brand development and he has worked in and currently provides advice across a range of sectors including education, hospitality, healthcare, media and IT. Prior to his current position with AFG VG India he was CEO of a popular regional satellite TV station in India. There he built a strong media brand which has been recognized as one of the finest in India and reflected in the more than 40 State awards for excellence in programming, innovation and path-breaking experimentation. He was also at that time concurrently leading the administration and outreach efforts of a 1300 bed tertiary healthcare facility. [more...]
Ian Bishop is a graduate of Manchester University, a CELTA-qualified teacher and a founding partner and Managing Director of Aim for English, an English language training centre in Jakarta. He has lived and worked in Indonesia for 10 years. He is a senior education consultant with AFG Venture Group. Ian started his own school (AIM) in Jakarta in late 2006. Over the past 5 years AIM has grown rapidly. It is recognised in Jakarta as being quality focused and highly innovative. It has developed a thriving business in "corporate" English training, in addition to its core area of individual teaching, and overseas study pre-departure preparation. [more...]
Michael Fay is an international education specialist and regional education adviser who is based in Sydney and travels widely in South and South East Asia on behalf of his clients. Michael advises a range of international education institutions, associations, media groups and peak bodies in relation to Asian education activities.
He has a regional specialisation on India, Indonesia and the ASEAN region and is on the NSW Committee of the Australia Indonesia Business Council (AIBC). He has also been a Board member of the National ELT Accreditation Scheme (NEAS) and is a Gold Friend of the Duke of Edinburgh Award/The International Award for Young People.[more...]
Roger works closely with private and public educational institutions, peak bodies, service providers and governments to assist in the development and implementation of their international education engagement strategies.
Specialist areas include the marketing of international education, international student recruitment technology, study destination marketing and the delivery of International education conference services.
Clients have included the Asia Pacific Association of International Educators (APAIE), the Australian Universities International Directors' Forum (AUIDF) and the Innovative Universities Group (IRU)[more...]
Jan 16 2017 — Portfolio Investment in Asia 2017
Jan 16 2017 — COMPARATIVE OPERATING COSTS IN ASIA 2016
Jun 16 2016 — Emerging Markets As Investment Targets
Jun 16 2016 — Investing In An Emerging Market In Asia