Mirwais Nahzat

Chief Operating Officer

Kardan University

An award-winning public speaker andĀ international developmentĀ professional, Mirwais Nahzat is Kardan University’s Chief Operating Officer. Over the past 15 years, he has led major international development programs, primarily focusing on education in Ghana, Sri Lanka, Malawi, Pakistan and Afghanistan. As the ChiefĀ Operating Officer at Kardan University, he leads the Universityā€™s strategic planning, people operations, sustainability, strategic communications, enrollment and policy development functions. BeforeĀ joining Kardan University, he worked as the CANADEMā€™s Country Director for Afghanistan, leading the Canada-funded Afghanistan Technical Assistance Program (ATAP). Mirwais holds a masterā€™s degree in higher education leadership and administration from Royal Roads University.