Daniel is a fellow of the association of Chartered Certified Accountants and holds a Master’s degree in Financial Management as well as a Diploma in Theology. He has extensive experience in further and higher education and is currently Principal and Chief Executive of St. Patrick’s International College. He also has served as principal of the Grimsby institute of further and higher education from 2001 - 2010 where the college grew 35% per annum for nine consecutive years.
Daniel was also the Chief Executive of Open College Network London which is an awarding body for qualifications registered by the UK government and in 2007 was awarded the Queens OBE in recognition of his contribution to education in the UK. Apart from being presented with this prestigious accolade, he has also been awarded the Outstanding Star Award for Leadership by the UK government and the business personality of the year for the Humberside region of the UK in 2008.
Professor Daniel Khan has been profiled in leading publications as an exemplar of successful leadership and has served as a governor of Sheffield Hallam University, as well as an elected councillor and cabinet holder for finance and performance at North East Lincolnshire council. He is an international conference speaker and also advises on transnational education. Daniel is currently serving as an Executive Board member for the Forum of Access and Continue Education (FACE) and is an ex- President of the Association of Managers in Education; he is currently serving another term as a member of the Presidents Committee.