Tim Barker, StudyWorld Commercial Director
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Tim Barker, StudyWorld Commercial Director

As commercial director for StudyWorld, Tim is responsible for attracting new education exporters, service providers and other stakeholders to StudyWorld and ensuring the event is delivered in line with both the strategic and financial objectives of the association, and the needs of the delegates.

Tim started his career in his family business, English UK member English in Totnes, before joining the Language in Group. During his time at Language in Group he worked in agent sales and business development before becoming managing director.

In October 2016, Tim moved to Hanoi, Vietnam. After an initial stint teaching English to kindergarten and primary aged students he took on a role managing teacher recruitment for Apollo Education and Training. Tim returned to the UK in September 2018 and took up his role at English UK shortly after.

Tim has a degree in History from King's College London and an MSC in History of International Relations from the London School of Economics. He speaks rusty Spanish and regrets not making a better effort to learn Vietnamese.