Meet The Team

Special Projects Director
SFHD Elaine Has been working in the EFL sector for nearly 15 years. A graduate in European Business Administration and Languages and a CELTA qualified teacher of English, she has both studied abroad and also travelled extensively around the world for over 2 years. On return to the UK she pursued her career in EFL and management and has been working for the Study First Group Network for 2 years. Employed as the Special Projects Director she is greatly involved in the development and communication of new products and services that the Study First Group Network offers.
ELAINE LUCAS
Creative Arts Director
Is a specialist in Digital Media Arts and has been working with the Study First Group Network since 2006 as the company Creative Arts Director. Armin is responsible for managing the design teams and brings passion, creativity and contemporary ideas to all SFG design projects.
ARMIN SHEIBANI
Web Designer/Programmer
SFHD Patrick Is a Digital Media specialist & web designer. He has had 8 years experience working as a freelancer from 2002 until 2010. He joined the Study First Group design and development team over a year ago to assist with the development and design of the company’s websites.
PATRICK GIRETH
IT Manager
SFHD Muhammed A graduate in Internet Business Computing, Muhammed joined SFG 1½ years ago. He is responsible for the management of the IT infrastructure of the Study First Group Network and is responsible for advising on the development of StudyFirst.tv
MUHAMMED BARKI
Videographer/Editor
SFHD Rob A media production graduate joined StudyFirst.tv at the beginning of 2011. He is responsible for producing all the video content for StudyFrist.tv as well as assisting the Creative Arts team with all media for the Study First Group Network.
ROB HEMPENSTALL
Intern
SFHD Anne Having completed her High School studies in Germany, she joined Study First Group in January 2011 for a 6 month placement. Her role has been as the administration assistant to StudyFirst.tv. Due to her experience at StudyFirst.tv and living in Brighton, she is planning to pursue her University Education in the UK and hopes to apply the skills she has learnt here to her marketing and management degree.
ANNE RESCHKE
Education Consultants
StudyFirst Group The Study First Group Network employs a number of highly experienced, multi lingual education consultants to assist prospective students with all enquiries concerning education in the UK. StudyFirst Group offer free enrolment advice and service to all students. Languages spoken are: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Farsi and Urdu.
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