Basit Kirmani is a BA, MA graduate from Queens College at the University of Cambridge where he read Social and Political Sciences, Law and the Management Studies Tripos at the Judge Business Institute. He has previously worked as an Independent Consultant for the Cambridge University Press and went on to be hired as the Business Development Manager for Contact Law Ltd (a Thomson and Reuters company) before launching The London Tuition Centre in 2008. Basit has been teaching privately in London over the last seven years. He worked at The Regent Learning Group, where he was the Head of Economics and Business Studies until Summer 2012 and as well as UCAS application advisor. He is an official examiner for Edexcel Economics. He also specialises in giving students advice about exam preparation, subject choices and University applications. He is also the founder of The Colour Portfolio, which aside from education, also focus on various creative enterprises.