Tim is the Founder and Director of Elite IB Tutors, and firmly of the belief that the International
Baccalaureate’s educational ethos and structure makes it the foremost school-leaving qualification
worldwide. Tim completed the IB at Antwerp International School in 2005 obtaining 44 points and went
on to obtain an MEng from St Edmund Hall, Oxford University in 2009. He has been tutoring IBDP & MYP
candidates since 2006, and started Elite IB in 2010.
In his role as director of Elite IB Tutors, Tim assists students, schools, tutors and other
educational organisations in both growing and understanding the best method of teaching and
implementing the IB - both in the UK and abroad.
Alongside his IB-focused work, Tim works hard to broaden the understanding of the IB in relation to
university admissions, particularly UCAS. He regularly guides students, families and indeed schools
in demystifying the process and supporting them every step of the way. It is Tim’s mission to make
Elite IB a global reference point for IB educators across the globe.
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UCAS & THE IB
As Head of Tuition, Sam is responsible for directing our Tuition Management teams
internationally, overseeing the support we offer the IB students,
families, and schools, and helping maintain our position as the foremost team of IB educators
internationally. A long-standing member of the EIB team,
he is an authoritative and reliable source on the IB for families and professionals alike, and as
well as on applications to UK universities.
Sam read History at King’s College London, where he was the co-chair of the History Society, before
being awarded the Worshipful Company of Bowers
Scholarship for Post-Graduate Study. He then achieved his MA Medieval and Renaissance History from
University College London (UCL).
Lawrence completed his IBDP at Bali International School in Indonesia, where he studied Higher Level
History, English Literature and Biology,
alongside Standard Level Economics, Maths and French. He wrote his Extended Essay in Environmental
Systems and Societies about Indonesian deforestation, and graduated with a BSc International
Development and the Environment from the University of East Anglia (UEA).
With his keen interest in global issues and education, he joined Elite IB Tutors in 2018 to help
students in the UK and abroad achieve their full potential via bespoke support.
Isabelle joins us as our French Speaking Tuition Manager and is responsible
for administering end-to-end client requests from our UK, Swiss and Global
clients. Isabelle completed her IBDP at the International School of Nice in
France where she studied Higher Level French Language and Literature,
English B, Visual Arts as well as Standard Level Mathematics,Biology and
Psychology. After completing the IB,Isabelle studied at University College
London achieving a first class Bachelor of Science in Architectural &
Interdisciplinary Studies. As someone with a wide array of interests, she
wrote three dissertations, focusing on themes such as the interaction
between health policies, gender and the built environment in the use and
accessibility of physical spaces.
Frances completed the IB in 2012, scoring 41 points, as part of the first cohort of female students
to attend King’s College School Wimbledon.
Her choice of higher level subjects reflect her diverse interests and skills: having taken HL
English Literature, Chemistry, and Fine Art.
Through the IB Frances discovered her passion for History of Art, which she went on to read at St
Peter’s College Oxford. In her dissertation,
Frances looked at contemporary Western tattooing practices through an art historical lens -
exploring the tension between subject and object,
and questioning the status of ‘artworks’ that exist on living bodies.
After graduating, Frances completed her PGCert in primary education while working full-time as a busy
Year 2 teacher through Teach First,
and was awarded Qualified Teacher Status in 2018. Frances brings her experience as an IB student and
her knowledge of the education system from a teacher’s
perspective to her role as courses and events manager, keen to tailor our courses to meet the needs
of students and
in response to the changing demands of the IB curriculum.
Hannah joins us as our Operations intern. She joined EIB after graduatingwith a first-class MA (Hons)
Spanish and Business degree from theUniversity of Edinburgh. During her third year, she gained
valuableexperience working in Argentina as a Marketing and Operations intern at aninternational
publishing company. At EIB, she will now be working in asupporting role for events and courses.
With 8 years of experience in online marketing, PPC in particular, Uros positioned himself as an
expert in the field.
Having worked as an online marketer in several different industries gave Uros a broader context
of digital marketing and insights into different industry's specifics.
As PPC marketer Uros is responsible for creating and managing online campaigns and establishing
the online presence of Elite IB.
As our Head of People, Regina is responsible for the employee life-cycle and people development at
Elite IB. Regina is here to support the international team and ensure their employee experience is a
Regina has a BA(Hons) degree in European Studies and Languages (Spanish andItalian) from the
University of Bath and an MA with Merit in HumanResources from the University of Greenwich. Regina's
master's dissertation focused on gender disparities within flexible working. After 7 years working
HR with companies like Bloomberg and Amazon, Regina brings with them a host of experiences ranging
from employee well-being to HR operations.
Regina will be one of your first points of contact if you're looking to join the EIB team so if you
have any questions about working with us,please don’t hesitate to get in touch!
Nora joins us as our Marketing and Insights Intern. Nora comes to EIBfollowing receipt of her
Specialized Maturity Certificate in Social Work ata Swiss secondary school. After this point, Nora
gained invaluableexperience working as an intern in different organisations. Earlier in2020, Nora
completed her training as an Office Management Assistant whileworking at a solicitor’s office.
Nora will be supporting the team with client management and ensuringstudents and their families
receive the best support available.
As Education Manager in the Netherlands, Aaron works to meet all client and tutor needs in the
country. Initially working with Elite IB as a tutor,
Aaron spent over two years helping students through chemistry modules in the IB and developed a
deep love of teaching in the process. He continues to
tutor chemistry in the Netherlands.
After completing the IB in The Hague, he moved to attend the University of Edinburgh, ultimately
achieving a first-class masters in medicinal chemistry.
Returning to the Netherlands with EIB allows Aaron to utilise both his lived experience in
Holland and the UK, and his deep knowledge of the IB and UCAS.
Aaron is your first point of contact for any enquiries relating to tutoring in the Netherlands,
so if you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch!
Dr Yuen Wei Hao (MChem., DPhil., Oxon) is the Director of Elite IB in
Singapore. Following his completion of his GCSEs in the British School in
the Netherlands, and his IBs in UWC S.E. Asia, he went on to attain a First
Class honours in his MChem Chemistry in the University of Oxford. Wei Hao
then completed his DPhil in Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, also at
With more than 7 years of tutoring experience in the IB, Dr Yuen has
supported numerous students in the IB as well as in their applications to
Oxford and Cambridge. Having gone through the entire process from the GCSEs
to PhD, Dr Yuen can provide support and guidance at every point of the
process, from subject selection, through study support, to university