As Chief Operating Officer, Mehul has responsibility for driving the expansion of Apollo Global into the Asia, Middle East, and Africa geographies. In this role, he oversees Apollo Global’s business in these regions. Mehul also oversees the company’s central operations and services functions including Technology, Marketing, Enrollment, Academic Affairs, and Program Management.

Mehul joined Apollo Global from Kaplan, Inc., where he was President of the Kaplan Professional Publishing and Kaplan Professional Schools divisions. Prior to joining Kaplan, Mehul served in various leadership positions with Thomson Learning (now Cengage Learning) and served as the leader of the company’s engagement with its largest client, General Motors.

Mehul began his career with the Leo Burnett Company, one of the world’s largest marketing and advertising firms. During his tenure with the agency, Mehul worked with blue-chip clients such as Kellogg and Hallmark to develop and implement award-winning marketing strategies and advertising campaigns.

Mehul received his BS in Advertising with concentration in Business Administration from the University of Illinois. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of The Great Books Foundation.