Keypath Education Announces Key Executive Promotion

03/03/16   |  
Hannah Lemon

Keypath Education, a full-service partner for higher education institutions worldwide, is excited to announce the promotion of Jon Gaunt to executive vice president of strategy and M&A.

Since joining Keypath in 2013, Gaunt has led the company’s long-term strategic planning efforts and spearheaded key acquisitions, including Seelio and GlobalHealth by Keypath Education. Seelio is Keypath’s proprietary career preparation technology that helps students connect the dots between their educational experiences and the 21st-century skills employers want. GlobalHealth represents the company’s healthcare-focused online program management offering, which provides a highly tailored solution for health care programs worldwide.

“Jon has played an important role in Keypath’s transformation,” said Keypath Education CEO Steve Fireng. “As we future-proof the organization, Jon continues to lead its evolution, helping us enter into new markets and provide services that keep us and our partners ahead of the ever-changing education industry.”

Gaunt graduated from Vanderbilt University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management with a Master of Business Administration in Finance, Strategy and Marketing. He has more than 10 years of experience in analysis, finance, product strategy and business development at companies ranging from financial services to information technology and higher education.

“The evolution of higher education becomes more pronounced every day,” Gaunt said. “I’m excited to be focused on helping our company evolve to ensure we are solving the problems our partners will face today and in the future.” 

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