Mr. Karabo Baipidi

Senior Consultant- Quality Assurance
Campus: 
Botswana Campus

Karabo Baipidi joined IDM as a Senior Consultant- Quality Assurance in August 2021. Prior to that, he worked as Quality Assurance Specialist - Higher Education at Botswana Qualifications Authority. In pursuit of his career development, Karabo has previously held other portfolios in different environments including Country Manager for The Education Group London (TEG), where he was responsible for marketing and driving educational sales for TEG service partners. He has also worked as a Lecturer - Applied Biology at Oodi College of Applied Arts & Technology where he taught Microbiology and Analytical Biochemistry. His areas of specialty are training, quality assurance, curriculum development and policy development.
Karabo’s decade-long experience in developing and implementing quality standards started in 2010 when he joined Princess Marina Hospital Laboratory as a Clinical Microbiologist, which was at the time working towards ISO 15189 accreditation. He was also involved in the development of national cosmetics standards under the HMCC Technical Committee at Botswana Bureau of Standards (2016-19), and he recently joined the QMS Technical Committee, GPD1 TC, representing IDM. He holds a BSc Biological Sciences from the University of Botswana and a Master of Education in Higher Education from Botho University.