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Executive Vice President and Co-General Manager, Cengage Academic
Nhaim (pronounced “Nah-eem”) Khoury is Executive Vice President and Co-General Manager of Cengage Academic, the company’s newly created business unit combining its three course solutions-focused businesses – U.S. Higher Education, International Higher Education and Secondary Education. In this role, Nhaim co-leads a cross-functional team driving course solutions commercial strategy and growth, with a specific focus on finance and go-to-market execution.
Prior to his current role, Nhaim held a number of leadership positions within Cengage Group’s U.S. Higher Education business over his seven-year tenure with the company, most recently serving as Senior Vice President of US Higher Ed Strategy and Finance. During this time, Nhaim played a central role in shifting the Higher Ed business to a digital-first strategy, and the successful launch of Cengage Unlimited.
Before joining Cengage Group, Nhaim held several roles at McKinsey & Company, including being a founding member of McKinsey’s Fast-Growing Tech initiative. Nhaim holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a bachelor’s degree from the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru. He is based out of Boston, Massachusetts.