Jasbir Dhesi (known as Dhesi) is Principal and Chief Executive of Cheshire College South & West, he has worked in Further Education since graduating from University. He has held a number of senior management positions since 1996 across 3 different colleges.
Under his leadership, a merger of South Cheshire College and West Cheshire College created the largest FE College and apprenticeship provider in Cheshire & Warrington, with modern vibrant campuses in Chester, Crewe and Ellesmere Port. With an annual turnover of circa £40m, employing 700 staff, the College has over 11,000 students and provides training and support to over 1,300 employers, including a number of prestigious national contracts.
Dhesi holds a B.Ed (Hons) from the University of Wales as well as completing a FE Strategic Leadership Programme with Saïd Business School, University of Oxford.