Sarah Cooper, Chief Executive
Sarah Cooper Chief Executive designate

Sarah Cooper, Chief Executive

Sarah runs English UK and is responsible to the Board for our strategy, policy, and general management.

She joined us in August 2016 from South Thames College in London where she was dean of management and professional studies, international English. Before that she was the college's deputy director for Higher Education and curriculum manager for English for international students. She has taught students in both the private and state sector.

Sarah is passionate about the UK's ELT industry, and served as a member of the English UK Board of Trustees from June 2010, acting as vice chair for four years and also as chair in 2014 and 2015.

Before moving into ELT, Sarah had a career as an advertising account manager, in marketing and consultancy, and latterly working for an American private hospital company where she was responsible for strategic and new market development as well as stakeholder engagement.