The UAE's Educational Influencers 2018

If you want to know who has made the biggest impact on education in the UAE over the last year, read on for's Most Influential People within education in 2018.
The UAE's Educational Influencers 2018
By C Hoppe
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Influencers 2018

The 2018 Influencers are:

Janet Foley & Matthew Burfield

Keith Miller

William Deacon

John Nolan

Mark Steed

Lucy Bruce

Steven Ritz

Joanne Butcher

Stephanie Hamilton

Nargish Khambatta


Jeffery smith

Zeena Assam

Charlotte Borghesi

Mark Ryder

Zahra Hamirani

Ian Jones

Professor Pat Preedy

Sir Christopher Stone


The 2017 Educational Influencers were:

Isobel Abulhoul

Poonam Bhojani

Jason Burnside

Cody Claver

Fiona Cottam

Rachael Edgar

Mike Embley

Andy Gibbs

Asma Gilani

Patricia Johnston

Sue Johnson

Brendan Law

Kosta Lekanides

Ros Marshall

Brent Mutsch

Simon O'Connor

Nilay Ozral

Jacqui Parr & Colette Doughty

Sarah Rogers

Beat Sommer

Samantha Steed

Dino Varkey

Aparna Verma



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