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Mr. Matt

Mr. Matt was born and raised in the United Kingdom. He is from a small city called Swansea. He recently graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the Aston University in Birmingham. Before coming to Monkey Tree Mr. Matt had taught children how to play badminton for over 2 years and he has also obtained his TEFL certification. Mr. Matt enjoys playing badminton, going to the gym and travelling. He is very excited to be part of the Monkey Tree team.

Mr. Steven

Mr. Steven was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. He has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business and graduated Summa Cum Laude in his class. Mr. Steven worked as an operations manager for 15 years before completing his SIT TESOL certificate and moving to Hong Kong. Mr. Steven enjoys chess, golf, reading, writing, documentaries, and some good adventure!

Ms. Noëlene

Ms. Noëlene is from a small coastal town called Jeffrey's Bay in South Africa. She enjoys spending time at the beach. She loves staying fit and active by working out, going on hikes and dancing. She enjoys travelling, discovering new places and meeting new people. She is very excited to start this new adventure at Monkey Tree.

Mr. Alex

Mr. Alex was born in a military barrack in Germany, where his father was stationed at the time. In the years to follow, he moved back and forth between Hong Kong and London, though he spent most of his time in the latter. After obtaining a language degree in Beijing Language & Culture University, Mr. Alex furthered his education at Aberystwyth University and obtained a BA in Marketing & Management. His employment history includes working at a Michelin restaurant in High Holborn alongside a successful landscaping and gardening company around the Surrey area. Mr. Alex really enjoys Chinese culture and has a passion for teaching and mentoring. In his free time, if he is not making music, you will find Mr. Alex enjoying local cuisine and exploring historical places in and around Hong Kong.

Mr. Gregor

Mr. Gregor was raised in the capital of Scotland, Edinburgh. He graduated from Edinburgh Napier University with a Bachelors degree with honours. He has taught in Hong Kong for the last year and has enjoyed it thoroughly. His interests include football and music. He is also always on the hunt for something new to eat! Mr. Gregor is looking forward to working with the children at Monkey Tree.

Ms. Luren

Ms. Luren comes from sunny South Africa and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources and Industrial Psychology. She decided to take on a new challenge and is really enjoying everything Hong Kong has to offer. Ms. Luren loves coffee, great food and spending time with friends. She used to do Rowing in school and still loves being outdoors. Her favorite place is being out in the bushveld seeing wild animals roaming free. Ms. Luren has a passion for helping others and is looking forward to helping children reach their own goals.