Meti Basiri

Co-Founder and CEO


Meti is a seasoned relationship-builder with a strong appetite for driving positive change. As a former international student himself, Meti leans on his experience in his role as CEO to help his teams support students along their educational journey.

Since co-founding ApplyBoard in 2015, Meti has been instrumental in building longstanding partnerships with over 1,750 of the top educational institutions across the world. To date, ApplyBoard has assisted over 600,000 international students.


thursday – 02:50pm Scale Up

Time Icon 15 mins

Location Icon St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts - Bluma Appel Theatre

Scaling & Growing an International Startup

Embark on an inspiring journey through the remarkable anecdotes of Applyboard’s Founder, a Canadian startup that has not only conquered the international stage but is also helping to shape the landscape of global education. Learn about Ontario’s role in nurturing startups and providing opportunities for growth and innovation.