Mr. Fred is a 24-year-old Hotel School graduate from Pretoria, South Africa. Having travelled extensively through Asia, visiting countries such as India, China and Cambodia, Mr. Fred jumped at the opportunity to teach in Hong Kong. As a semi-professional musician and a lover of new experiences, he enjoys meeting people from all walks of life and exposing himself to the diverse cultures of the world.
Ms. Bianke was born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa. She studied a Bachelor’s of Communications Logistics at Stellenbosch University. After obtaining her degree, she worked as a part time au pair for a year. In her free time, she enjoys being active; her hobbies include hiking, swimming and cycling. Ms. Bianke loves spending time with friends and family, and looks forward to experiencing Hong Kong.
Mr. Byron is from the UK. He has a BA in Politics and International Relations from the University of Kent, in Canterbury, England. He also completed an exchange program, studying for one year at the University of Hong Kong, which inspired him to return once he had completed his degree. He has been teaching English in Hong Kong for two years. He enjoys reading, swimming and playing the guitar.
Mr. Lee is from Manchester, England. He studied Information Technology with Business Studies at Sheffield Hallam University. Following his studies, Mr. Lee took several backpacking trips across South East Asia and New Zealand. When he is not teaching, he likes to play football and read fantasy books.
Ms. Jessica is from California, U.S.A. She studied her B.A in Media and Cultural Studies at the University of California, Riverside and attained her TEFL while working in Hong Kong. She has been working as a teacher in Hong Kong for four years. She enjoys sightseeing, shopping, and reading.
Ms. Jenny was born and raised in Northern Ireland, UK. She obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Hotel Management from Northern Ireland, UK. Ms. Jenny worked as Guest Relations before completing her TEFL course online. Ms. Jenny enjoys reading and exploring new places in her spare time. Ms. Jenny is excited and delighted to be part of the Monkey Tree Team.