Mark Rendell


Mark started in the role of CEO in January 2019 and has been involved in the ELT industry for over 25 years. He was a teacher and Director of Studies in Poland, Saudi Arabia and China. More recently he was Deputy Chief Executive of English UK and a Principal at a large language school in central London. Mark is also vice-chair of English UK and a trustee and director of the International House World Organisation (IHWO).

Joseph Lowe

Director of Corporate Resources and Company Secretary

Joseph has over 20 years’ experience in finance, holding senior roles at the Museum of London, Central School of Speech and Drama (CSSD) and the National Childbirth Trust (NCT). He is highly experienced in charity governance and tax, and has lectured on tax for the Charity Finance Group. Joseph joined IH London in June 2016. 

Jason White

Director of Education (maternity cover)

Jason has worked at IH London since September 2018 and oversees the academic quality and operations of all our courses: General English, Teacher Training, Young Learners, Executive English and Modern Languages. Jason has worked in education for 25 years in secondary schools and private language schools, in both teaching and management and leadership roles both in the UK and in Germany. He is a keen linguist and speaks German, French and Italian. 

Eve Truszkowska

Director of Exams

Eve has been working in education since 2006. After working as a teacher and manager in Poland and Malaysia, Eve returned to the UK to work for IH World and then joined the exams team at IH London in 2011. Eve has been heading up the department since 2013 and has also acted as consultant for the British Council IELTS for UKVI project.

Eleanor Maly

Director of Education

Eleanor Maly, our Director of Education, ensures a great academic experience for every student. Eleanor has 15 years’ experience in English language teaching, eight years as a language teacher and the last seven years in academic director level positions. Eleanor says: “Teaching has always been one of IH London’s strengths: it’s one of the reasons I joined. Our teachers are consistently rated very highly in student feedback and have received points of excellence across the board from the British Council”.

Greg Patton

Sales and Marketing Director

Greg has over 20 years’ experience in strategic business development and marketing, with nearly 10 years of that in director level positions in the language teaching industry. He is extremely well known globally across the industry and loves travelling and meeting people.

He is passionately customer focused and his motto is: no matter how good you are, you can always be better.