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Meet Us In Your Country

We understand it is not always possible to visit us here in Cardiff however don’t let that dissuade you from learning more about our College.

Our representatives from Cardiff Sixth Form College literally travel the world to meet prospective students and their families and answer their questions.

If you would like to meet up with one of our team we are planning a range of visits to Europe, Asia, Russia and Africa and surrounding countries.  Please click here or speak to your agent to arrange a one-to-one meeting.

Eden Xiang


Regional Manager

Languages Mandarin, English

Eden is from Hubei China. She was educated and has lived in Malaysia and the UK for eight years where she completed a university foundation course at Malaysia Nilai College, her Bachelor degree at the University of the West of England and Master degree at Aberdeen University. She started working for St. Andrew’s College since December 2009 and covers the middle of China, joining Dukes Education in 2020.

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Zack Abdulhamid

Regional Manager for MENAT region.

Languages: Arabic, English.

Zack was born in Libya then completed his education in UK. Started his career in education industry on 2009 where he was helping enrolling students from MENA region to UK universities. Since, Zack has worked with different of roles and regions such as MENA, Africa, South Asia, South Europe and North Africa with UK, Australia, US institutes. Also during this period, Zack has managed agents, schools and governments sectors relationship through his career.

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Vickie Li


Title: Marketing and Recruitment Officer

Languages: English, Chinese

Regions: China Northern, SE-Asia, and Eastern Europe

Vickie has been working at St. Andrew’s College Cambridge for six years and has rich experience in global marketing and international student recruitment. She was educated at Communication University of China, UCLA, and Goldsmiths University of London. Vickie stays in close touch with educational agents, international schools and is always happy to support the students and look after them during their studies in Cambridge.  She joined the Dukes Education Group in 2020.

Mob number: +86 186 9144 8896

WeChat & WhatsApp number: +86 186 9144 8896

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Gianluca Polidori


Sales Director
Languages: Italian, English

Gianluca has more than 22 years’ experience in international education, inspiring large audiences with his motivational talks on leadership and marketing and sales, a field which is his passion.

Tony Blignaut


Regional Admissions Director, Asia
Languages: English, Dutch, Afrikaans

Tony is a US citizen, educated in Colorado, USA, and South Africa. He has worked for top independent boarding schools in the UK as International Recruitment Director for South East Asia. Tony is the Regional Admissions Director for South-East Asia for Dukes Education.

Sharon Ehimwenma


Regional Manager for Africa
Languages: English

Sharon is a Nigerian from the great Benin Kingdom and she was educated in Public Administration at the University of Benin. With five years of experience in educational marketing and student placement, she is the African Representative for Dukes Education.

Jasmine Nie


Regional Manager for North China
Languages: English, Chinese

Jasmine graduated from China Foreign Affairs University. She has 13 years’ experience in marketing and student recruitment for UK, Europe, and Australian institutions.

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Henrietta Lightwood


Director of International Student Recruitment
Languages: English

Henrietta started her career working for 16 years in public relations and marketing consultancy for big blue-chip corporates. Since 2004, Henrietta has worked for five top boarding schools in the UK and has spent 17 years working in international education.  She sat on the strategy board for the British Council representing the UK independent school sector and is currently a board member for the Metropolis Group.  She joined Dukes Education in 2017 and overseas the international marketing and admissions for the five colleges – Cardiff Sixth Form College, St Andrews Cambridge, Earlscliffe, Fine Arts and Rochester Independent College.

Natalia Volchugova


Regional Manager
Languages: Russian, English, Latvian

Natalia was educated in Latvia and the UK, and has a background in Radio, Film, and Television productions. Since 2013, Natalia has been working in the international school sector, where she looks after the European, Russian, and CIS market for student recruitment and agent relations

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Florence Chow


Regional Manager
Languages: Cantonese, Mandarin, English

Florence was born in Hong Kong and was educated in Business at Douglas College, Canada. She has eight years’ work experience in recruitment for overseas summer schools all around English speaking countries and has been working as a regional manager for Hong Kong, Taiwan, and China at large education groups for the last 10 years.

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Liz Li



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