OUR TEAM

Teamwork – Divides the work and multiplies the success!

Jason CHANG - Our Team

Jason CHANG

Managing Director

Jason has over a decade’s working experience and in-depth knowledge within banking and insurance industry. He holds a bachelor’s degree with the major in Education. Jason has extensive working experience and industry knowledge in software engineering, corporate training and auction. Throughout his many years working experience in China market, he has developed a solid network with major stakeholders.

With his rich background and extensive proven experience in leading company strategic direction, managing human resources including attracting and hiring suitable and qualify personnel, Yes Education has successfully established more branch offices with larger and solid team members in Bhutan, Cambodia, Malaysia, Nepal & Vietnam.

In the role of Managing Director, Jason will drive Yes Education business to the next level.

Wayne LIM

Marketing Director

Offering world class professionalism, and international eloquence, Wayne founded Yes EDUCATION with over a decade’s working experience and in-depth knowledge of the Australian International Education industry.

Graduated from Charles Sturt University and merited his postgraduate qualification from Swinburne University of Technology, Wayne has sat on various executive positions ranging from management, compliance, and marketing with a number of Australian Education Providers.

Wayne’s ingenious concepts are the brainchild of Yes EDUCATION line of businesses and he is passionate about the potential future and impact of marketing in Australian International Education. He has developed a solid network with major stakeholders in the industry, worldwide Education Agents as well as establishing a global presence for Yes EDUCATION.

Joni TJHIN

Marketing Director

Together with Wayne Lim, Joni Tjhin established Yes EDUCATION after having worked in several Registered Training Organisations (RTO) on different roles ranging from Management, Marketing and Academic.

As an experienced and highly dedicated specialist in RTO consultancy, Joni understands the unique requirements in every aspect of running an RTO. He is naturally proficient in providing assistance on setups, support, and advice over matters concerning RTO operations within Australia. His extensive knowledge of the RTO industry and advanced mindset have proven to be the drive behind Yes EDUCATION.

Jie LIN (Mike)

Regional Marketing Director

Graduated from the University of Nottingham with BA (Hons) Degree in International Communications and subsequently awarded MPhil Degree in Education by the University of Cambridge, Mike is an expert in providing overseas study consulting related to UK and Australia. In the past 10 years, Mike has helped more than 500 students successfully received offers from the worlds Top 100 universities, such as the University of Cambridge, the University of Oxford, LSE, Imperial College, UCL, Australian National University, University of Melbourne, and University of Sydney.

Having been studying in the UK for many years and now as a permanent resident of Australia, Mike has a deep understanding of the education systems, as well as the characteristics of education providers in both countries. He is always thirsty for learning more about new education providers and education programs.

Bo O’BRIEN

Director, International Partnerships

Passionate about intercultural communication, Bo O’Brien is a professional with a decade of experience working and living across Asia. Bo has spent many years in various account service, business development and marketing roles across the globe, particularly in Shanghai and Ho Chi Minh City where he has learned both Mandarin and Vietnamese.

A former student of both the University of Sydney and Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Bo has a nuanced understanding of international education, including the unique challenges and opportunities that face international students. Bo’s time as President of the Australia-China Youth Association has put him in contact with countless international students, who he has helped seek out the best experiences during their time abroad.

It is Bo’s hope to bring this drive, enthusiasm and experience to provide his clients with a reliable and accurate understanding of the Study Abroad industry landscape. 

Elsa GUO

Account Manager

Elsa graduated with a Master Degree of Professional Accounting from the University of Technology Sydney. Elsa is a detail-oriented, highly organized and reliable accountant with strong time management skills and efficient workability. She has a deep understanding of Australian accounting principles, and she is a proficient user of accounting software and Microsoft software. With her comprehensive accounting knowledge and experience, Elsa believes she will be a prominent accountant in Yes Education.

Kelly CHEN

Marketing Specialist (Sydney)

After finishing the higher education of business & management, Kelly started her career in an advertising company. She has been in Sales and Marketing roles for many years including a Shanghai based Oil and Grain Company where her enthusiasm and hardworking traits launched her career from a Sales Consultant to a high profile role of a Marketing Director. Since then, she has continuously developed her skillset and decided to undertake the Marketing Specialist role for Yes EDUCATION. Kelly believes that the most important and universal challenge in marketing is to establish outstanding relationship with clients and meeting their demands in a timely manner regardless of which industry she’s in.

Victor LIAO

Migration Consultant

Victor (MARN 1802400) holds Master of Applied Linguistics from the University of Queensland, Master of Professional Accounting from Macquarie University and Graduate Certificate of Migration Law and Practices from Australian National University. Having stepped into the migration industry for five years, Victor is experienced with different kinds of migration pathways (skilled, employer-sponsored, investment, family etc.) as well as a lot of temporary visas (student, visitor, temporary work, entertainer, specialist etc.).

Before entering the migration industry, Victor was an ESL teacher at EF Education, the world’s largest ESL training provider. Having been helping students from all over China, he understands how important it is to be sufficiently informed and advised regarding migration and visa matters even before students have made their selection on their education programs so that they can be well prepared for the future migration applications and avoid any un-preferred visa issues.

Jason TIAN

Migration Consultant

Jason (MARN 1805929, PIER QEAC: N571) holds Bachelor of Professional Accounting from Macquarie University, Master of Science from University of Wollongong and Graduate Certificate of Migration Laws and Practices from Australia National University. Prior to entering the education and migration industry, Jason worked as an accountant in different multinational companies for four years. This trained Jason as a detail-oriented person. It also gives Jason the capacities and experiences in dealing with clients from different culture backgrounds and enhance his ability to meet client’s requirements. After working in education and migration industry over three years, Jason helps hundreds of clients to obtain the visa they needed. He gains a lot of experiences in dealing with different visa streams, from temporary visas such as student visa, visitor visa, temporary working visa to permeant visas such as skilled migration visas, state nomination visas, employer nomination visas, family visas and investment visas.

Elena YAN

Regional Marketing Manager (Melbourne)

Passionate and experienced in premium customer relationship management with more than 7 years of experience across various leading retail and banking institutions. She is articulate, polished and professional in providing and maintaining excellent relationships with educational partners, business partners and students.

Elena completed VCE at Presbyterian Ladies College and graduated with double-degrees in Bachelor of Commerce and Arts at The University of Melbourne. Being a former young student migrating from Malaysia to Melbourne, she understood the difficulties and challenges with studying abroad. She thrives to transition her great interpersonal skills and personal experience to help make education more accessible and transparent globally.

Fion KONG

Account Officer

Fion Kong is an experienced finance and account executive with a demonstrated history of working experiences in the education industry. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree focused in Applied Mathematics from University Of Science Malaysia. Also, she has achieved her ACCA Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business. 

At work, Fion Kong has 10 years working journey in Singapore since she graduated from University. She has 8 years working experiences in finance and accounting field. She is professional with highly skilled in account receivable, account payable, handling journals and staff travel reimbursement claims. Her personal traits include a high level of integrity, willing to learn new skills, detail-oriented and well organised.

During the weekend, she likes to bake and cook for her beloved family. Also, she enjoys yoga to maintain healthy lifestyle.

Rita KONG

Account Officer

A Bachelor of Commerce graduates from Curtin University Malaysia. After graduated from University and I start my working journey in accounting industry since 2019.

With the experiences and passion in accounting industry, which I believe I aligns well with the requirements of the account officer in Yes Education Group. I am excited about the prospect of contributing my skills and experience to Yes Education Group. 

Angeline CHOO

Human Resources Officer

Angeline Choo is the Human Resources Officer supporting the HR related tasks for Yes Education Group. Angeline has over ten years of experience in the field of Human Resources. She has overseen and led the Human Resources department’s routine tasks over the course of her career, including the implementation of corporate policies and procedures, recruitment and selection, administration of compensation and benefits, payroll and HR systems, training and development, performance management and industrial relations. She has held positions such as Senior Executive and Regional In Charge in a range of sectors. She has always held a strong belief in the growth mindset, which contends that our capacity to change our thinking can affect how we approach issues, take criticism, and establish objectives.

Melanie MOEY

Administrative Manager

As an education enthusiast, Melanie has completed her Master Degree in Science, comes with a vast range of experience having sat on various executive positions ranging from Research & Development, Process Engineering and Product Planning. A few years later, she involved herself in education sector. As an avid educator in International School, she realized and visualized the importance of nurturing and developing personal growth, and hence she strived very hard to help students achieving their goals and dreams. She was loved by her students due to her friendliness and strong interpersonal skills.

With her combination of experiences and passion in the education sector, Melanie strongly believes her career with Yes Education will boost her professional knowledge, strengthen her skills and broaden her horizon.

Grace Huynh

Administrative Officer

Grace started her journey in education industry by being an international student in Malaysia. She had experienced in consultancy and several management roles within international education providers in Vietnam. Before joining Yes Education, she was Country Marketing Manager for Redhill Education Australia, which allow her to build strong connection within the industry. Over the years of working, she helped hundreds of Vietnamese students discovered their talents and made the right decisions for their future.

Grace believes “Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today”. 

Sharon Vincent

Social Media Manager

Sharon is a Social Media Specialist with over 7 years of experience in agency and corporate fields, building online brand awareness while increasing followers with engaging online content. She has a passion for digital marketing and loves the thrill of creating content. Her skills include graphic design, strategizing online marketing campaigns and producing monthly postings for social media. Working independently or with a team, Sharon is always striving to go the distance to create effective and engaging content to reach the global audience.

Xiu Hui WONG

Social Media Executive cum Graphic Designer

Wong Xiu Hui is a passionate and creative multimedia designer with a Bachelor’s degree in Multimedia design. With a keen eye for detail and a passion for exploring new ideas, Xiu Hui excels in producing visually appealing designs across various mediums. His expertise lies in graphic design, video editing, and multimedia production. With a strong focus on teamwork and effective communication, Xiu Hui thrives in collaborative environments and consistently delivers outstanding results. He is a dedicated learner, always seeking opportunities to enhance his skills and stay updated with industry trends. Xiu Hui’s innovative thinking, empathy, and commitment to excellence make him a valuable asset to the design team

Ontor AHMED

Web & Graphic Designer

Ontor Ahmed is a web developer and graphic designer. He has worked in the IT industry for many years and plays an integral role in the team with his wide-ranging skills. Working ability in many different areas of web development from front and backend, WordPress, E-commerce, Digital marketing advertisements, Digital Accessibility, User experience etc.

Over the years working as passionate web development, design in all its forms and helping businesses and educational institution to build and improve their online presence. Ontor has decided to continuously sharpen his skills by undertaking Yes EDUCATION’s Web and Graphic Designer role.

Russell NG

Regional Marketing Manager (Malaysia)

Russell is a young, proactive, and passionate individual for education with extensive experience in providing overseas studies consultation. While completing his final semester at Curtin University Malaysia, Russell made history by becoming the first student to be offered a full-time employment contract as an International Student Recruiter. He then went on to complete his Master of International Business degree on a full-time basis while continuing to work as an International Student Recruiter.

His unique background positions himself to go beyond academic consulting and career profiling by strongly relating and building relationships with the younger generation looking for further education. His ability to connect with students on a personal level, coupled with his vast knowledge of international education opportunities, ensures that both students and parents have the confidence to make informed decisions regarding further education.

With a proven track record of success and a passion for education, Russell is committed to helping students achieve their dreams of studying abroad.

“Further education is not just a path to a career, but a path to discovering your true potential.” 

Jesseton CHEE

Regional Marketing Manager (Penang)

Chee graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Management from Deakin University and a Fellow member of IPA (Australia) and IFA (UK). Prior to following his calling in education, he worked as a professional accountant in various industries including an international NGO for scientific R&D. Chee co-founded Eduexcel Education to provide quality education in helping to realise each child’s real potential through education and building upon that success, he further formed Fluency International Learning House, a dedicated language centre, for both local and foreign school students and adult learners in the Pearl of the Orient – Penang.

With 15 years of passionate experience in the field of education, playing multiple roles including teaching, his vision to become the first choice in consultation to overseas study, by leading Yes Education Penang. Given his varied background, and his personal experience studying in Australia, he is uniquely positioned to go beyond academic consulting and to ensure students and parents are prepared and equipped for a successful and fruitful journey to greater heights.

Yen Jou PANG

Product Specialist (UK)

Jou has a strong passion for quality education and strives at developing a presence in transnational education. This motivates her to explore the various facets in education with much enthusiasm.

She had held various roles in different areas of higher education, with vast experience in university partnerships, future student recruitment, admissions, and student welfare. She spent years working at various reputable universities in Malaysia and has a proven track record in establishing institutional partnership and successful student placement in countries like the USA, UK, Australia, China, New Zealand and many more.

Prior to joining Yes Education, Jou’s last attachment was to provide international students ‘services where she assisted international students with their student visa application and counseling. Jou’s approachable and friendly demeanour has enabled her to build strong connections with students, fostering an environment where they feel comfortable confiding in her. This connection has also allowed her to take on a mentoring role.

Jou’s diverse roles within the education industry have well-equipped her to possess a high level of interpersonal skills including first-rate communication and leadership abilities that allow her to effectively communicate and provide the best service to the different stakeholders.

Additionally, Jou holds an MBA degree with a major in advanced operation enhances her qualifications. This academic achievement, combined with her practical experience, equips her to understand both the theoretical and practical aspects of managing educational operations efficiently. She prides herself on having a strong work ethic, attention to detail, and a positive attitude. One of her biggest passions is for teaching and learning. She has taught students from all levels – elementary, middle, high school as well as those in university and young working adult.

Jou looks forward to focus and invest more time in fresh opportunities that further enhances her skills and keep abreast with latest the industry trends. 

Tracy LE

Country Manager (Vietnam)

Tracy has been working in the international education industry for more than 6 years in Vietnam for both direct consulting and managing roles. She has the experience to provide expertise and insight related to studying abroad to her students. She also understands the demand of students when they are finding a destination for their further studies.

She’s really interested in a quote from President Nelson Mandela: “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Working in the education sector gives her a chance to feed her curiosity and work with like-minded people. But most important of all, it allowed her to make a difference in the lives of others, especially for students who are talented and passionate to find the right ways for their successful future. 

Huong NGUYEN

Regional Marketing Manager (South, Vietnam)

Huong graduated from a Vietnam university with an English major along with other qualifications related to Education and Marketing, she started working in the service industry on studying abroad in 2012, with extensive experience in customer service, sales, and customer relationship management, she has joined Yes Education to devote her effort to continue serving the service better. Her joy is to bring global educational values to students and virtually accompany them throughout their study journey until graduation. With her enthusiasm, dedication, hard work, and determination, she has helped students succeed through worldwide educational connections. Besides, she also finds joy in helping Yes Education’s client partners experience optimal solutions through support, bringing benefits to both sides.

Hang LE

Regional Marketing Manager (North, Vietnam)

Hang started her career in the international education industry in 2017 and has since acquired first-hand experience in both recruitment and marketing, which enables her to obtain practical market and product insights and build a strong network within the industry.

Hang believes in the power of education in shaping one’s heart and mind, to open up endless possibilities for the future. She is committed to helping students achieve their dreams and have the best return on investment with their international education.

Lucy NGUYEN

Regional Marketing Executive (Vietnam)

Graduated from both Vietnam National University, Hanoi with the Master Degree in Teaching Methodology and Edith Cowan University in Australia under the Master course of Business Administration International, Lucy has strong foundation of an educator as well as valuable experience of an international student, which helps her understand customers’ need. Especially, working as an education consultant since 2006 is also her strength supporting students and parents with the most effective study plan in a foreign country.

Lam Anh DANG

Administrative Coordinator

After graduating with a Bachelor of Business Administration in 2005, Lam Anh started her career as an educational consultant. This career picked her and she has been doing this work until now with much joy and passion. Over the past 15 years, she has helped thousands of students to connect their dreams with advanced education abroad. She has helped them achieve their goals and find career success post their studies abroad. With knowledge, responsibility, passion, experience, and a great team player, Lam Anh believes she will continue to successfully liaise with partners, working with them to use the best processes to accomplish the company’s goals and objectives. 

Hang BUI

Administrative Officer cum Marketing Specialist (Vietnam)

Hannah, a professional in the overseas study industry with a journey that began in 2013. With a diverse background spanning recruitment, admissions, and visa processing, Hannah has emerged as a true expert in her field. Her profound understanding of key markets such as Australia, NZ, Canada, and the UK sets her apart. Throughout her career, Hannah has been helping students choose the right educational pursuit and ensuring a successful visa application process. Her record boasts a high rate of visa approvals, a testament to her unwavering dedication to her students.
Hannah consistently approaches every student’s application with seriousness, managing matters efficiently while maintaining positive communication with customers and partners.
As you embark on your journey with Yes Education, rest assured that you are in the capable hands of an experienced specialist in the form of Hannah.

Moreover, Vicky demonstrates an unwavering commitment to the task at hand, treating each application with meticulous care and attention and possessing an exceptional level of professional knowledge and responsibility. She displays a dedicated passion for her clients and partners, earning her strong professional relationships with agents and educational institutions alike.

Michelle BUI

Administrative Officer (Vietnam)

After a short period of studying and working abroad, Michelle returned to Vietnam and became a counselor for an international education consultant company. She called it “destiny”. Thanks to that, she is even more passionate about this work. Michelle has always felt that it is her mission to connect as many students to their dreams through education and help them to achieve their life goals. With over six years of experience in international education counseling, she has connected many students and helped them in their first days in a foreign country.

By joining the team of Yes Education, Michelle believes that she will not only bring more opportunities to children while ensuring the quality of learning for them but also bring the quality of students to the institutions. “Knowledge is the key to success.”

Pafan AMNUAYSAWASDI

Regional Marketing Manager (Thailand)

With a profound passion for the education sector, Pafan graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Education from Chulalongkorn University, Thailand and a Master’s degree in Education from the University of Glasgow, United Kingdom. Her professional journey began in the study abroad industry, where she worked with a prominent education consultant in Thailand advising Thai students to study in the UK. She subsequently moved to work for two different European embassies, where she spent another four years supporting their business activities with Thai stakeholders.

Pafan has experiences in hosting B2B webinars, organising gatherings, and facilitating connections between foreign and Thai universities for the purpose of establishing MOU collaborations. Joining YES Education will enable her to promote the benefits of overseas education to the Thai market as well as inspire a greater number of Thai students to pursue their dreams abroad. 

Frangklin MEWENGKANG

Country Manager (Indonesia)

After returning home from his studies at Monash University Australia in late 2013, Frangklin started his career in one of the largest education agencies in Indonesia as a Education Counselor and Partnership Officer. He helped the agency grow its
network of institution partners. He then applied his great skills to another renowned agency in early 2019 where he worked as UK and Ireland Education Counselor. Over the years, he has assisted hundreds of students to gain entry into top universities in Australia, New Zealand, UK, USA, Canada, Malaysia, and Singapore. His dedication and outstanding achievements in his field enabled him to receive invitations to participate in industry leading Study Abroad Conferences in the UK and the US. 

Jazi JANNATI

Regional Marketing Manager (Indonesia) – UK, Europe & North America Specialist

A young, creative, and dynamic professional specialising in international student recruitment with strong, proven achievements as an education consultant by winning “Best Counsellor” awards from the world’s hugest student placement company.

Specialising in the United Kingdom and experienced in other study destinations as well, such as Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, and Canada. Demonstrated high skills in international student recruitment, strategic and digital marketing, customer experience, and event management.

Over the years, successfully assisted hundreds of students with an immense level of students’ satisfactions and a proven track record of excellent customer experience. 

Achmad FARIED

Regional Marketing Manager (Indonesia)

An education professional in international student recruitment with more than a decade experience and proven achievements awards from the world’s biggest student placement company.

Expert in Australia and New Zealand study destinations and experienced in other destination such as Malaysia and Singapore. Highly skilled in cooperation, strategic marketing and customer experience.

Margaretha Katrin WIDAGDO

Regional Marketing Executive (Indonesia)

An education counsellor with a track record of facilitating global opportunities for students seeking academic excellence and international success. Recognized for achievements in Australian and New Zealand student counseling, noted for exceptional guidance in university and course selection, admissions, visa procedures, and scholarship insights and proven achievement by receiving awards from the world’s biggest student placement company.

 

Demonstrated skills in building meaningful partnerships within the education sector. Proven ability to connect with students, offering tailored guidance while maintaining meticulous records. And a holder of the Qualified Education Agent Counsellor (PIER) certification.

Desy KARTIKA

Administrative Officer

Desy has been working in education industry for more than five years. She used to work as a team member of international office of a reputable institute of technology in Indonesia.

Being an administrative specialist, Desy has excellent time management and organisational skill. Now, she is more than happy to share her knowledge and skills to assist Yes Education students building their future.

Susan MAGDALENA

Administrative Officer

Susan has five years of experience working in the international education sector. She has held various key roles and each contributing to a diverse skill set and deep understanding of the international education industry. She started as a consultant to recruit students to study overseas, she has gained a thorough understanding of the whole student recruitment process and nurturing relationships with key stakeholders with the multicultural environment. She has sent students to study in the USA, Canada, UK, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea, Switzerland, Italy, France, and China.

Moving on, she managed one of the branches of an education consultant agency and achieved the most profitable branch during the pandemic. She has trained dozens of student recruiters all around Indonesia, as well as giving analytical business reports to the management for her role as Sales Support. She also a certified counselor from US News Global Education, and was actively involved in one of the biggest Indonesian Maple Agents.

With the experience both as a salesperson and sales support, she is ready to provide the best and efficient service for the student’s best interest.

 

Arun SHRESTHA

Regional Marketing Manager (Nepal)

Dedicated Abroad Study Adviser with over 9 years of consulting and marketing expertise, Arun is an accomplished professional renowned for his in-depth knowledge of study abroad options and exemplary skills in academic and professional preparation. As an astute problem solver and effective communicator, Arun has successfully guided numerous students towards fulfilling academic and career aspirations. 

Anjana TIMALSINA

Administrative Coordinator

Anjana Timalsina is Yes Education’s Administrative / Marketing Officer who has worked for many years in a number of renowned consultancies in Nepal. Her experience in this field has given her all the skills necessary to provide high level and efficient administrative support to all of our clients in Nepal. She is passionate about Study Abroad and the benefits it can deliver to the greater community. She joined our team to be a part of the collective effort to bridge the gap between Australia and Nepal and promote the cultural exchange between the two great countries.

Anjana graduated with Bachelor in Science Microbiology from Tribhuvan University (Pinnacle Technical College), Nepal in 2016. It is here where she truly gained her affection for the merits of Education and began her journey towards working in the Study Abroad Industry.

Aayesha KHADGI

Administrative Officer

Aayesha Khadgi is an Administrative/Marketing Officer in Yes Education who holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Studies from Tribhuwan University. She has a rich experience of working at various companies in Nepal within the study abroad industry and is a very talented and promising young officer. Due to her work experience, she has a highly analytical skills and has an in-depth knowledge on student visa processing and University Admissions. Her experience of over 5 years as a student councillor is certainly an added value for all partners of Yes Education seeking her expertise.

At Yes Education, Aayesha is an integral part of the team to collectively promote and strengthen the relationship between the Australian and the Nepali cultural exchange and highlight the great benefit of study abroad opportunities. Aayesha works tirelessly to ensure all students are equipped with the most up to date information so students can reap the great rewards once students are ready to study abroad.

Anita PATHAK

Administrative Officer

Anita is passionate and devoted counsellor, introducing students to effective educational opportunities and dedicated to enhance education. She has been in the international education sector since 2015 and gained a lot of experience in this field. During her working tenure, she helped many students to cope with the stress of the whole application process and help her students make the right decision in achieving their dreams. Being in the educational sector, she realized the integral role of hers in deciding the futures of many. She believes “Right guidance and counselling drive one to pass through the maze.”

 

Fatama RIA

Regional Marketing Manager (Bangladesh)

After completing her bachelor’s degree with Public Relation major in years 2018, Fatama Ria began working in the field of international education. Since the start, she has primarily worked with English-speaking countries. She has extensive network inside Bangladesh’s education sector and a wealth of expertise in both B2C and B2B roles. Prior to that, she has also worked as a PR consultant for a short span of time.

She believes that strong communication skills can succeed in the communication and education sectors. Based on her educational and professional background, she hopes to expand higher education opportunity in Bangladesh with Yes Education Group. 

Ugyen PHUNTSHO

Regional Marketing Manager (Bhutan)

Mr. Ugyen Phuntsho, holding Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from Bangalore University, is a highly experienced Education Counsellor who has spent the last 14 years in the education sector. He was the founder of his own company headquarted in Thimpu with a focus on organizing numerous education fairs, events, workshops and conferences related to the education and study abroad industry. He comes to the Yes Education team full of hope and optimism for prospective students, who are choosing to study abroad in record numbers for the high quality of education it offers.

Ugyen is a passionate and diligent leader who has earned great respect from his peers and students in Bhutan, who have credited him with empowering scores of Bhutanese to continue their studies in overseas countries and to return with greater skills to contribute to the modernising of the Bhutanese economy.

Phuntsho CHODEN

Regional Marketing Executive (Bhutan)

Mrs. Phuntsho Choden is an educational consultant who has specialized in school placement and career guidance over the past 14 years in Bhutan. Before her time as an education consultant, Phuntsho was
awarded a Certificate in Counselling Psychology & Career Guidance by Sampurna Montfort College in Bangalore and became certified counsellor by the Ministry of Education – Royal Government of Bhutan.

Her 14 years as a consultant in Bhutan has given her unrivalled knowledge of this niche but growing education market. Phuntsho knows all too well the tangible benefits of studying in overseas countries for Bhutanese students but is also meticulous in ensuring her students are well equipped and prepared before they make the journey and to maximise this rare opportunity abroad.

Riccardo ZHAO

Country Manager (China)

Riccardo is a highly experienced professional with a diverse international background including studying, working and living in New Zealand for more than ten years. He comes to Yes Education with a strong commercial track record and experience in project management, customer service and business development. Having been engaging in higher education industry for many years, Riccardo understands the importance of education consulting service and difference that committed, capable people really can make to other people’s lives. Riccardo’s career has taken him to over 10 countries and he would like to devote 100% of his energy and experiences to connect the younger generations in China with more high-quality education resources. 

Catherine YANG

Regional Marketing Manager (China)

Having been working as a private high school (UK) representative since 2010, Catherine is familiar with the British education system and application process, and possesses a particular skillset in applying for high schools in the UK. Having 10 years experience in the education industry, she has developed strong interpersonal and communication skills. With the love and dedication to the education industry, as well as her rigorous, professional, patient work attitude, she hopes to build a bridge to make dream of students who have lofty dreams and aspirations come true.

Flora GU

Regional Marketing Manager (China)

Flora used to work as recruitment officer for The Sino-British College, United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC) and Study Group ANZ team. She is extremely familiar with Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, as well as China international education. She is always prepared to provide the most efficient and accurate service for our agent partners. 

Jessie TENG

Regional Marketing Manager (China)

Jessie’s connection with Australia dates back to 2009 when she first set foot in the country to pursue her study there. After 3 years’ study, she graduated from ECU with a Bachelor’s degree and ANU with a Master’s degree. Jessie returned to China in 2012, due to her delightful and unforgettable studying and living experience in Australia, she decided to keep the bond with the country. After careful consideration and analysis of the context of that market, Jessie made up her mind to devote herself to international education between China and Australia, and she is eager to share her overseas experience with the people who desire to go abroad to pursue their studies or careers. She always feels grateful to the international education industry, as in her mind, it is the platform that international education gives opening the door of a new and bigger world to her and changing her life.

In the past decade, Jessie played different roles in the international education industry and she was an overseas university representative in the China market for the past five years. During her tenure, Jessie has played a crucial role in developing and implementing marketing strategies tailored specifically for the Chinese market. With her extensive knowledge of both Chinese and Australian cultures and education, she has successfully bridged the gap between these two distinct markets.

Serving as the Regional Marketing Manager (China) for Yes Education is a brand-new journey for her, by understanding the unique needs and desire of various market participants and stakeholders, she grasps a good knowledge of what matters most to each of them; by actively engaging in continuous learning and development, she stays updated on industry trends. Jessie has a strong faith in herself that her join in Yes Education will bring Yes Education new ideas and impacts under the increasingly competitive while continuing dynamic marketplace.

Travis LIANG

Regional Marketing Executive (China)

After completing his undergraduate studies in Finland for four years, Travis has been working as an international education consultant since he returned to China. He is very familiar with the application requirements and the application process of colleges and universities in the Commonwealth of Nations, especially for the master’s degree application in the United Kingdom. For the past years, he has accumulated a large number of successful cases, and can provide the most suitable institutions and programs for each student. At the same time, as an outgoing person, he is good at gaining the trust of students, so that he can help and influence students from different aspects.

Adhering to his passion for the education industry, he always communicates with partners and students with the sincerest attitude, because he believes that sincerity is always the most precious character for a good consultant. 

Michelle LI

Regional Marketing Manager (South China)

Having been working in international education field since 2009, being sophisticated in admission and visa application (Australia, U.S., U.K., Canada and New Zealand), with deep understanding on students’ psychological needs, Michelle LI insists on the mission of being the Dream Carrier for ambitious students, helping them with inspiring their advantages, changing their destiny and earning a promising future by firstly selecting and entering appropriate overseas universities, in the hope of cultivating their critical thinking and independent mind, as well as broadening their horizon with various and professional knowledge.

Long-time interaction with clients of different backgrounds plus over 8 years relevant working experience bring Michelle a keen perspective and particular feeling toward this field. With attributes of good anti-pressure, integrity, strong logic capability and coordination skills, Michelle expects to provide professional and targeted advice for students, establish mutually beneficial cooperation with partner agents, and maintain harmonious relationship with education providers.

Michelle WU

Product Specialist

Michelle graduated from Australia’s University of Newcastle with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration in year 2012. Ever since she graduated, she has been exposed to the global education sector. She has been in Australia since her high school graduation, so she is acquainted with the country’s elementary and secondary education systems as well as the admissions procedure. Her life experience and education can assist her to deliver appropriate programmes to students. 

Maggie ZHOU

Product Specialist

Maggie has a rich experience in study abroad industry at various companies. She worked as administrative officer for 6 years at Sino-Australia educational cooperation program and helped hundreds of students study in Australia with credits transfers. After that she worked as education consultant within the study aboard industry and is familiar with the application requirements and the application process of colleges and universities in Australia, New Zealand and United Kingdom. With a high sense of responsibility and strong affinity, she is good at solving complicated cases.

Maggie takes every application very seriously and rigorously. Her attention to detail is her magic weapon to help students get their offers and visas.

Daisy ZHANG

Social Media Officer

Daisy has quite a lot of experience of running social media platforms, such as WeChat Official Platform, Douyin, Bilibili, etc. She is also good at editing videos and create video content.  

Jessie YAN

Administrative Officer

Jessie has been engaged in international education field since 2014, getting abundant experience in admission and visa application (Australia, U.S., U.K., Canada and New Zealand, Singapore, etc.). Especially for the cases of U.S., she has successful application experience from high school to doctoral program. Being good at communicating with students and their parents, Jessie help the students make proper plans to improve their comprehensive abilities, and enter appropriate overseas universities to reach their future goals. In more than 7 years working experience, she has successfully helped hundreds of students realize their dreams.

In addition to providing professional guidance and advice, Jessie also pay attention to the students’ mentality changes and help them adjust. Her work experience has also cultivated her strong logical thinking ability, time management and coordination skills. Jessie treats clients and partners warm-hearted, serious and responsible work, as well as maintaining good relationship with partner agents and education providers. 

Michelle CHEN

Administrative/ Marketing Officer

Michelle Chen has worked in the international education industry for many years and plays an integral role in the team with her wide-ranging abilities. Over the years working as an English teacher, education provider marketing representative and administration manager, she has grown into a confident leader and exerts positive energy on the team. In addition, her rich amount of experience in student recruitment, school applications and
communications skills has proven to be indispensable for Yes Education as it plans to grow in the Greater China region.

Debbie LU

Administrative Officer

Debbie has been working in the international education industry since 2009. With over 10 years of experience in overseas study applications, she has helped hundreds of students study abroad successfully. Debbie is familiar with the application process of mainstream countries and regions, e.g. Australia, the United Kingdom, the United States and Canada, and grasps the key points; she owns a rich accumulation of application cases, covering bachelor’s degree, master’s degree and doctoral degree as well as engineering, business, arts and science majors. Debbie is good at giving opinions and adjusting plans according to different situations and changes of students.  Especially in some difficult and miscellaneous problems, she is good at coordination and developing solutions. 

Debbie has always maintained a serious and responsible attitude towards every student’s application in years of work, handled application matters in a timely and efficient manner, and communicated effectively and positively with customers and partners. With her specialism and enthusiasm, she aims to provide the most powerful support and the best service.  

Vicky HOU

Administrative Officer

Vicky entered the international education industry in 2007. With over 15 years of working experience, she has a thorough understanding of every step in the application process of overseas study and accumulated thousands of successful cases. The breadth of Vicky’s working content widely covers most countries in North America and the Commonwealth, like the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Singapore, and so forth. Meanwhile, the clients’ backgrounds she works with are very diversified, from junior high school students to working professionals, and Vicky is good at providing the optimal schemes according to the requirements of different customers, helping them deal with various matters during the application process, and finally obtaining satisfactory results for them.

Vicky’s profound professional skills, high sense of responsibility, and meticulous and rigorous work attitude have enabled her to win the certificate of educational consultant officially certified by the U.S. News & World Report, as well as high praise from the clients and partners. With a strong passion for international education and a customer-focused work ethic in mind, Vicky is well-prepared for the upcoming application season.

Gloria WU

Administrative Officer

Gloria has taken root in the education industry since 2015. Starting from the industry of English training, she was equipped with the capacity of thinking and solving problems at the perspective of students. After that, she has been concentrating on the issues of international education and immigration projects. Covering the applications of overseas study, study visa or immigration projects, she has accumulated a lot of experiences in the actual applications involving countries like Australia, UK, Canada. For cases of UK, she once specialized in the agent of UK institutions, so she was familiar with the overseas-study applications of UK. In addition, she also helped students receive offers from top-ranking dream schools of Hong Kong and Singapore.

In years of work in the industry, she always keeps a considerate and down-to-earth attitude in work. No matter facing students and partner agencies or colleagues, she always takes timely response with her profession. 

Siyu LIU

Administrative Officer (China)

Siyu, having once worked in Palm Drive, is familiar with the application process and specific requirements of different schools. Scrupulous and creative, she is able to fulfill tasks of application while do a great job in publicity. Apart from dealing with students’ application materials in a rather detailed way, she spares time on advertising so as to promote company culture and attract new potential customers. As a senior blogger in major new media platforms in China including Little Red Book, Zhihu and Tik Tok, Siyu has a profound understanding of different operation methods respectively. 

Yoyo ZENG

Administrative Officer (China)

Yoyo entered the international education field in 2012. She is skilled in application process of Australia, the United Kingdom and New Zealand (covering bachelor’s degree and master’s degree). With about 11 years of working experience, she has successfully helped hundreds of students entered appropriate overseas universities. Being good at brainstorming with students, exploring their unique strengths and enhancing their application background, Yoyo always helps them making the personalized and excellent application plans to get the best offer.

Yoyo has won high praise from students and parents for her good affinity, excellent communication skills, serious and responsible attitude, and professional work ability. In addition, she always communicates efficiently and actively with the partners, responds promptly to their needs and questions, which result in maintaining good relationships with various partners. She will do her best to provide the highest quality services and professional technical support to those in need in the international education industry. 

Betty SONG

Administrative Officer (China)

Betty started her journey of international education in 2009, initially as case processor. Throughout these years, she accumulates professional skills in whole process from consulting, university paperwork preparation, visa application to accommodation arrangement covering Canada, Australia, USA, UK, New Zealand, etc. Meanwhile, Betty collaborates and works with different roles of students, parents, partner agents and education providers, and has been instrumental in greatly enhancing the relationship with them.

Betty is warm-hearted and very passionate about her job and goes above and beyond to assist any student or team members whenever needed. Her sense of responsibility, positive attitude, cooperative spirit, commitment to excellence and the pursuit of continuous improvement that she all showcases on a daily basis will be a valuable addition to her new role as Administrative Officer of YES Education. 

Aria YANG

Administrative Officer (China)

Aria is able to adapt to a bilingual working environment and master good communication and collaboration skills. She also worked at UKEC, which helped her get familiar with the application procedures of different overseas colleges and universities, and capable of handling international correspondence and receive offers from different schools responsibly. Aria is cheerful, positive, patient and able to work under pressure and complete various tasks on time and carefully. 

Linyun ZHANG

Administrative Officer (China)

Linyun, graduated from a key university in China with a master’s degree in English Translation, is proficient in English and has excellent communication and customer relationship management skills. She once worked in institutions such as postgraduate entrance examination and study abroad, understood the admission requirements of different countries and institutions. She is capable of formulating personalized study abroad plans for students according to their conditions. Linyun is positive, enthusiastic, with strong team work spirit and be responsible for work, and able to complete various tasks on time and efficiently.

Faye XUE

Administrative Officer (China)

Faye, majored in English, is familiar with bilingual communication and good at managing customer relationships. She used to work as a bilingual customer service representative, gaining vast experience in handling difficult cases and adapting different plans to meet the need of clients. Additionally, she is familiar with the application procedures of overseas colleges and universities. Faye is patient, positive, responsible and capable of finishing multiple jobs accurately while working under stress.