Strongest Leadership Team Support


Mark Beach


Vice President Education Management

The founding Principal of ESF (English Schools Foundation) Discovery College in Hong Kong for more than 10 years. ESF’s IB Diploma results placed it amongst the very top ranking IB schools in Hong Kong and Asia. The former Director of the NZ Correspondence School.

Craig Boyce


Director of Education (International)

Worked in Hong Kong Chinese International School (CIS) for 23 years; CIS ranks No.1 recently in the International Schools in Hongkong and Macao. The former IB examiner. The Founding Principal at KaiWen Academy (Chaoyang) and as Director of Beanstalk International Bilingual School in Beijing

Greg Zhang


Director of Education (China)

Greg has been engaged in education for nearly 30 years. He has worked as the principal of Chongqing New Century Foreign Language School and the provost of Huanggang Middle School Guangzhou. He has been the China Mathematical Olympiad Secondary Coach and Outstanding Instructor of Asian Youth Olympic Mathematics. The founder of provincial Baixiang Zhang Principal’s Studio

Felicity Hewett


Deputy Director of Academic Centre

PYP Workshop Leader and part of the IB Educator Network. Worked at some of the leading PYP Schools in Asia in leadership positions. Former Head of Primary at Beanstalk Bilingual International School in Beijing。

Jiarui Li 

Deputy Director of Academic Centre, ISAIEG

Executive Principal of ISA Wenhua International Centre for A Level

PhD of the University of Cambridge, 14 years of learning and teaching experiences at the University of Cambridge. A member of the Tripos examination committee of the University of Cambridge. Used to be a Senior Teaching Fellow of King's Ely School, one of the oldest public schools in England. One of the founding members of several international schools.

Gary Butner


Director of Academic Centre

The former Deputy Principal (Curriculum) at Somerville House for 10 years. The former Principal of the Tsinghua International Experimental School, Shenzhen for 3 years, a school with Canadian, US and UK senior programmes.

William Qian


Vice President Operations

More than 15 years’ experience in international education management. Worked in the Ernst & Young in aspects of financial audit and risk management. Was the Chief Financial & Operations Officer in the American International School of Guangzhou. Was the Head of Operations in BASIS International School Guangzhou.

Beth Jones

Director of Marketing and Communications, ISAIEG

Principal of Primary and Early Years, ISATH

Beth joined ISA Tianhe in 2016 and helped to establish the first of the ISA schools. 30 years’ experience in Primary and Early Years schools in the UK, the British Embassy School in Greece and the British School of Moscow in Russia. TYCEMC teacher trainer and Lexis Education alumni; IB Leadership and PYP training.

Stanley Wong


Director of Facilities & Assets Management

Served as the Head of General Administration at UWCSEA in Singapore, one of the world’s largest K-12 private international schools. Was also the founding Director of Operations at Harrow International School Beijing’s new campus.