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CHARLES BONAS

BONAS MACFARLANE

Bonas was tutoring a distinguished family to get through law school when he first realised the transformative power of one-to-one education has on a child’s development. The Oxford-educated tutor then turned the part-time job into a full-time career after training… Read More

ADAM CALLER

Adam Caller’s firm, Tutors International, offers a completely unrivalled and tailored service to UHNWs around the world. They only offer long-term, full-time placements and each tutor is headhunted from scratch to each new client. At a cost of around £100,000… Read More

LUCY CAWKWELL

OSBORNE CAWKWELL EDUCATIONAL CONSULTANTS

There aren’t many tutoring scenarios that Cawkwell hasn’t experienced. Since her first job in 1992 when on her gap year, she has taught over 70 students between the ages of five and eighteen in subjects ranging from maths and English,… Read More

SAMI COHEN

D’OVERBROECK’S

‘Academic excellence is at the heart of what we aim to achieve. We aim to provide a broad education that will stretch and develop the whole person. And we aim to ensure that our teaching is – to borrow the… Read More

NEW COLLEGE OF THE HUMANITIES

NCH was founded in 2011 by British philosopher AC Grayling. Its founding slogan was ‘elite but not exclusive’. The London-based college offers a unique education that aims to provide an intensive learning experience. This is achieved through regular one-to-one tutorials,… Read More

REGENT’S COLLEGE

Nestled in the leafy grounds of London’s royal Regent’s park, Regent’s College is home to just 5,000 bright young things. The intimate size, coupled with one-to-one tuition differentiates the college from mainstream university education. It promotes independence and entrepreneurial thinking… Read More

OLIVER GILSENAN

LIONHEART EDUCATION

Gilsenan proudly relays the story of a student who failed their GCSEs, then spent four months studying at LSL, Lionheart’s bespoke school, leaving with seven A* and going on to study at Cambridge. ‘Giving children the confidence to succeed’ is… Read More

SOPHIE GREEN

SGA EDUCATION

‘We’re not a tuition company,’ says Green of the company she set up in 2012. ‘We provide academic mentoring. We initially do an evaluation on a client’s child, looking at emotional resilience, determination, growth versus fixed mindset and their decision… Read More

IAN HUNT

GABBITAS

As managing director, Ian Hunt presides over the oldest educational consultancy in the United Kingdom. Gabbitas recruits head teachers, arranges guardianships for overseas children and advises governments and institutions on building new British curriculum schools abroad. With extensive experience teaching… Read More

RHIDIAN LLEWELLYN

LLEWELLYN EDUCATION LIMITED

As an educational consultant since 2013, Rhidian Llewellyn’s job is to introduce families to independent schools from pre-prep to university. A previous headmaster at Papplewick (where he taught David Cameron Latin), and house master at the Dragon, he guides parents… Read More

NATHANIEL MCCULLAGH

SIMPLY LEARNING TUITION

McCullagh founded Simply Learning Tuition after finding himself unable to meet the high demand he was in as a private tutor. Since 2009 his firm has grown to introduce private tutors primarily for after-school tuition, long-term home schooling and overseas… Read More

UNIVERSITY OF BUCKINGHAM

Established in 1983, the University of Buckingham is the oldest of the country’s private universities. Instrumental to its inception was Margaret Thatcher, who as Education Secretary oversaw the creation of the college ten years before. On retiring from politics in 1992, Lady Thatcher became… Read More

WILL ORR-EWING

KEYSTONE TUTORS

Orr-Ewing was immersed in a British boarding school at the age of eight, and continued through the system to Oxford where he studied history. He then taught history at Fulham Prep School before launching Keystone Tutors in 2007. ‘We used… Read More

KATE SHAND

ENJOY EDUCATION

At Enjoy Education, 70 per cent of tutors have an Oxbridge degree, including Shand, the founder of the company. As an education adviser, Shand accompanied David Cameron on a trade delegation trip to China. In China, she says, there is… Read More

IRINA SHUMOVITCH

SCHOOL PLACEMENT SERVICE

For Shumovitch, a Russian-born educational consultant who runs a placement service in London for HNW and UHNW Russian parents, British education has an unmatched reputation. And she would know: ‘Having experienced three educational systems — Russian, French and English —… Read More

CAMILLA SMILEY

HOLLAND PARK TUITION AND EDUCATION CONSULTANTS

A director at her firm Oxford-educated Smiley trained with the well renowned Teach First programme, giving her a prodcutive insight into the British education system. This training equipped her to go on to teach history for eight years at west… Read More

VICTORIA SMITH

GRIFFIN + BELL

Griffin + Bell is so named after griffins, the guardians of precious things, and bells: the symbol of clarity. Oxford graduate Victoria Bell and her husband Matt co-founded the company in 2011 with a simple philosophy of ‘honesty, clarity, inspiration’…. Read More

NIGEL STOUT

MPW

Founded in 1973, MPW is a group of specialist independent schools in England, with schools based in London, Birmingham and Cambridge. They offer GCSE and A-Level courses using group sizes of no more than eight pupils per class. The basic… Read More

FRED SUGARMAN-WARNER

CARFAX TUTORS

‘Responsible tuition is our buzzword,’ says Sugarman-Warner, a Winchester scholar and Oxford graduate. By responsible tuition, he means delivering a thorough and creative education over a sustained period of time, as opposed to churning out frazzled brains through last-minute cramming…. Read More

EMMA SWANSON

FRONT ROW EDUCATION

As CEO of educational consultancy firm Front Row Education, Swanson oversees the bespoke consultancy service that aims to help parents and children get the best of their education. Whether it is global home schooling or placement in a competitive boarding… Read More

RUPERT SYME

LIONHEART EDUCATION

Syme’s first experience of Lionheart was as a tutee at 12 years old, after moving to the UK from the Turks and Caicos. He believes that the education and school placement advice he received from the team ‘completely changed the… Read More

BPP UNIVERSITY

Specialising in career-focused undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in accountancy, business, finance, law and health, BPP has been awarding degrees since 2007. The university is part of BPP Professional Education, which provides training to employees at over 75 FTSE 100 companies…. Read More