Education Consultants

Our expert Education Consultants are responsible for finding potential students, and setting them on the path to a great university education. They have an enormous amount of region-specific knowledge to help students make the right decisions and achieve success.

Phan Thi Thanh Tam

US Market Manager

I am a US Market Manager for southern Vietnam. I have extensive experience in the US education industry and have worked in student recruitment and consultancy for a US educational organization for 4 years. My passion is to help students achieve their dreams of studying in the USA and see them succeed at university and beyond.

Capucine Mabika

Senior Market Manager, Southern and Francophone Africa

I can answer any questions you have, and identify your best route to studying abroad. I often travel around Central, East and Southern Africa to counsel students, so you can come and meet me in your home country!

José Trujillo

International Marketing and Recruitment Manager

We are experts in higher education around the world, and we are very happy to see students from the Americas who we counsel succeeding abroad, both academically and professionally.

We are passionate about connecting students with the best university for them.

Martin Brown

Assistant Director of Recruitment

Working with students to help find a pathway and a university course for them is a real joy. I love changing lives and helping students achieve their dreams.

Paloma Bernar

Higher Education Manager, Americas

One of the biggest pleasures of my work is seeing how happy students are when they reach a milestone in their educational journey – whether it’s being accepted onto a course, or progressing to university. My job is to give great advice about what is best for each student, and to help set them on the path to future success.

Nanhi Mann

Regional Director, Indian subcontinent

As Regional Director at a Kaplan country office, I support students from the start of their journey in their home country, to the time they arrive at one of our study locations to start their course.

My most important role is giving confidence to your parents, and reassuring them that you will be well looked after throughout your time with us — we really care about your welfare.

Emily Yoon

Regional Manager, North Asia

I find it very exciting to meet students in Korea. I am always here to listen and encourage those who wish to make academic and career plans for the future.

Mehriban Nicholson

Head of Recruitment, Russia/CIS and Turkey

I specialise in counselling students about our online degrees, as well as Foundation, A level and GCSE courses at our MPW partner colleges.

We work hard to ensure that every student finds the right path for them, and our regional expertise really helps us tailor our advice to each student’s needs.

Oanh Nguyen

Country Manager, Vietnam

I work closely with the students in the region to help set them on the most suitable educational path. We have many options for students, and I’ll always be happy to give information and advice to help you make the right choice!

Faycal Moussi

Sales Manager, Middle East and North Africa

I have always enjoyed interacting with international students and I love matching educational opportunities with individual needs.

Wisam Afisa

Senior Market Manager, Onshore

I advise students on their options for higher education, and which university degree is best for them. I answer their questions about destination cities, applications, visa processes, and even daily life in their new home. It brings me great satisfaction to help students transform their lives.

Liliya Sbraga

Assistant Director of Recruitment

Many of the students that I helped in the past have now graduated from university and are pursuing successful careers. It’s so rewarding to see how my advice has changed their lives for the better, and this is my favourite part of working here!

Sam Tam

Regional Manager, South East Asia

I am looking forward to sharing with you the important factors to consider when choosing the right plan for your studies – whether in Singapore or abroad. We will work with you to find the best available option, helping you on the way to a degree that will open up incredible opportunities in your life.

Chris Yeung

Regional Manager, East Asia

I love helping students from Hong Kong and nearby countries find a study option that will transform their lives.

My colleagues and I are here to offer support to students and parents when they make this life-changing decision.

Drew Newport

Regional Director, East and South East Asia

I love to introduce students to new cultures, and give detailed advice about studying at Kaplan Pathways.

With our wide range of options, I am confident we can find a suitable course and study destination to match your needs.

Leo Huang

Marketing Director, China

I love hearing inspiring stories from students, and seeing the smiles on parents’ faces. In summary, I like to build futures – one success story at a time.

Song Wang

Vice President, China Recruitment and Operations

After nearly 10 years at Kaplan, building confidence and engaging with surroundings are two key factors I like to share with students.

By studying with us, you can develop not just academically, but personally and professionally too.

Tracy Wang

Marketing Director, China

Having worked in the education industry for nearly 10 years, I believe that a course with Kaplan isn’t just about lessons in a classroom; it’s a life-changing experience.

Guy Young

International Marketing Manager, Middle East and North Africa

Every student I talk to and meet has unique aspirations. I get a huge amount of satisfaction from finding a pathway that’s perfect for each individual student.

Maggie Sun

Recruitment Manager, China

I believe that having an international education is about more than just a degree. It’s about taking control of your future, and taking the first step to success.

I am here to help you on that journey.

Vanessa Santos

International Recruitment Manager, Brazil

I have been involved in the international education sector since 2001, and I believe learning overseas can enhance your life immensely. I experienced this myself as a student in London, and would recommend it to anyone. Through my role at Kaplan, I maintain a close relationship with agents throughout Brazil, making sure students are fully informed and supported when exploring Kaplan’s courses and opportunities.

Stephanie Silva

International Sales and Recruitment Manager, Venezuela

We are experts in higher education around the world, and it makes us very happy to see how students that we counselled are succeeding abroad, both academically and professionally. Personally, I am passionate about connecting students with the best university and course for them.

Valentina Nikitina

International Sales and Recruitment Manager, Russia

I see a lot of bright students who need a pathway course in order to attend the university of their dreams. I’ll be there with them on their journey, from asking the first questions to choosing an institution that will shape their future. I am very happy that I get to be a part of their story.