Patrick has been involved in the international education industry for more than twenty years. Coming from an academic background, he then moved on to a diplomatic career and was successively posted as Education Attaché in Australia, Hong Kong, Vietnam and New Zealand. Vastly experienced in student counselling and recruitment, Patrick also worked as an expert on quality assurance in international education. He set up Koru Education in 2016.
Pham Trung Thanh, Executive Director, Koru Education Vietnam
After completing a Bachelor's degree at the Open University of Hanoi, Thanh started a career in the international education industry in Vietnam, occupying various positions as study abroad consultant and manager. A widely experienced and knowledgeable education professional, he joined Koru Education in June 2017 as Executive Director of our Vietnam branch.
Claire Wang, China Strategy Manager and Consultant
Claire studied at Nanjing's South East China University and completed a Master's degree in economics at Université d'Aix-Marseille, France, before undertaking language studies in New Zealand. She brings with her a wealth of international study experience as well as first-hand knowledge of the Chinese education market. At KEd, she advises Chinese students and is in charge of developing the company's activities in China.
Dinh My Phuong, Consultant, Koru Education Ho Chi Minh City
Phuong travelled extensively in the course of her studies and had study abroad experiences in Croatia, Japan and Germany. After graduating from Ho Chi Minh City's University of Social Sciences as an English Linguistics and Literature major, she opted to work in international education. She joined Koru Education Vietnam as an Overseas Student Advisor in July 2018.
Bui Thi Bich Xuan, Consultant, Koru Education Ho Chi Minh City
Mai Hong Nhung, Consultant, Koru Education, Ho Chi Minh City
Le Thi Loan, Administrator, Koru Education Ho Chi Minh City
After completing her Bachelor's degree in Accounting and Auditing at the University of Economics of Ho Chi Minh City in 2012, Loan held several administrative positions in international companies before joining Koru Education in September 2017. She is in charge of the accounting and general administrative management of our Vietnam office, where she enjoys the friendly and professional environment.