Mrs. Nasreen Mahmud Kasuri, nèe Nasreen Monnoo, comes from a business family. She is married with three children. She has had her schooling at the Convent of Jesus and Mary – Lahore, and Sacred Heart Convent – Faisalabad. She did her Bachelor's in Applied Psychology and History from Kinnaird College – Lahore. She studied Child Psychology at the postgraduate level at the Punjab University. She has also done her Master in Business Administration (MBA) and holds a joint degree issued by the Universities of NYU (USA), LSE (UK), and HEC (France).
Mrs. Kasuri founded the Beaconhouse School System in 1975 which is today the largest and oldest private school system in Pakistan, perhaps even in South Asia. It is spread over 30 Cities throughout the country and overseas and has a student body nearing 203,125 and a staff exceeding 18,500. Beaconhouse prepares its student for the Cambridge 'O' and 'A' levels as well as the local Matriculation examinations.
Beaconhouse is a progressive school (it is an equal opportunity employer – though currently 61% of its employees are women; it has a broad based approach to education with a view to producing global citizens).
Beaconhouse is also active in the professional development and training of its teachers and is the only school in Pakistan which has its own teacher-training programme in collaboration with the Bradford and Exeter Universities, UK. It has trained almost 2300 teachers on internationally accredited courses over a period of fifteen years. Apart from this; all the Beaconhouse teachers attend numerous need based curriculum training workshops throughout the year.
Mrs. Kasuri has traveled widely and has attended many seminars and courses on education and management. She has served as a member of the following organizations:
She is presently serving as a Board member of the following organizations: