Dr Jireh Seow runs Jaguars’ Den (JagDen), a startup entrepreneurship competition, and other types of business competitions such as hackathons and markethons at SP Jain School of Global Management. Apart from being a professor, he is an entrepreneur and investor who has co-founded startups. He is also a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (recently renamed Advance HE), a British independent non-profit professional organisation committed to researching and communicating world-class teaching and learning methodologies and practices
As a global citizen who has lived in over 10 countries, he has been educated in institutions of higher learning in three continents: North America, Asia, and Europe. Furthermore, he was a recipient of numerous scholarships and awards which funded his global education; one highlight was winning a full sponsorship to be in an Antarctic expedition and to be mentored under Robert Swan, OBE (the first person to walk to both the South Pole and the North Pole).