Our Team

Topcourses®’ team is made up of knowledgeable tutors and consultants, who have
been educated at some of the best institutions in the world.

Our education consultants are accredited by British Council, and are supported and trained directly by our partner institutions.

Maozi Chen
BSc MSc (Bristol) CMgr FCMI | Director

Maozi is from Ningbo, China, and has lived in the UK since 2002. She is well versed with the British Education system and is accredited by the British Council as an advanced education agent. She has guided thousands of international students on education options in the UK, and have inspired them to achieve their dreams.

Before founding Topcourses®, Maozi worked as the Operations Director in a leading global education organization in London for 7 years, where she liaised extensively with UK schools and universities, and gained senior management and leadership experience. She holds the Chartered Fellowship at the Chartered Management Institute. In her spare time, she enjoys voluntary and charity activities and being a public tour guide for the British Museum.

George Callaghan
BA MA (Oxon) LLB, CELTA, TEFL | Oxbridge and Public School Specialist

George graduated from Eton College and received Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in History from University of Oxford. George has been in the education sector since 2002, and has English teaching qualifications such as TEFL and CELTA. He is an examiner in English language GCSE. George’s personality is genial and buoyant. He has published a book on tuition. At Topcourses, George is preparing high calibre students applying to top boarding schools and universities.

Ruirui Wood
BA MA (Newcastle) | Business Development Manager

Ruirui has over ten years of working experience in the education field after receiving her Master’s degree from Newcastle University. She has gained detailed knowledge of the American, British and Chinese educational systems, with the former experience of senior management and a position as managing director of an American company based in China. She has worked with people from many different backgrounds and nationalities. She is experienced in marketing strategy, sales skills, customer consulting and communication. At Topcourses®, Ruirui’s main roles are business development and customer liaison.

Dr. Adrian Cheng
MBBS LLM MD FRCP (Imperial College London) | UK Public School and Medicine specialist

Dr. Cheng attended St. Paul’s School before studying Medicine at King’s College London, and then being awarded MD (Doctor of Medicine) from Imperial College London for his research at University of Oxford. He works for the NHS as a Consultant Cardiologist. In 2016, he received the prestigious Fellowship from Royal College of Physicians. At Topcourses®, he prepares high calibre candidates for entry into top boarding schools and medical schools.

Bradly Kneisel
BSc MSc (Imperial College London) | Science Tutor

Bradley has a first-class Biochemistry degree from Imperial College London and ten years’ tutoring experience. He is an American who was educated at the premier Phillips Academy in Andover, Massachusetts, and later at Salem State University. While studying at Imperial College London, he tutored many science subjects. After graduation, he worked for two years as a full-time tutor in Warsaw, where he developed and delivered full IB and A-level courses in chemistry, biology, mathematics, and physics. At Topcourses®, Bradley tutors science subjects.