Meet the sales team

An experienced sales team is in place, ready to give you the personal service you need. We have some fantastic new additions to the sales team, working with the top IH London familiar faces.

You can contact us for anything that you need before, during, and after your IH course. Find your personal representative below.

Sales team office: | +44 (0) 20 7611 2472.


gregGreg 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.

Phone: +44 (0) 20 7611 2474


lawrenceLawrence Jackson
Head of Sales

Lawrence has over 15 years’ experience in sales, with over 7 years spent in sales for top language schools.

In addition to English, he can speak German, and says “working with a diverse range of cultures ensures I’m learning something new on a day-to-day basis.”

Lawrence adds, “IH London has been voted London’s no1 school for value and quality. So if you’re looking for a premium course at a reasonable price then IH London should be your first choice.”


+44 (0) 20 7611 2474

Mobile / WhatsApp: +44 (0) 7501 221 264

Kakao: Ljn42

Line: Ljn42

WeChat: Ljn4242


Michaela Janikovicova
Sales Coordinator

Michaela’s background is in the hospitality industry, focusing on customer service within sales environments and event management.

Michaela speaks Slovak, Czech, Croatian, German, elementary Arabic, and of course English.

Before joining IH London, she volunteered for five years as a consultant for an educational not-for-profit organisation, helping young people from Slovakia, her native country, to apply to universities abroad.

Michaela says: “Our staff truly care about the students, and I have seen many situations where my colleagues went over and above their duties to make sure that our students are happy. There is a personal approach to everything our team does.”


Phone: +44 (0) 20 7611 2427

Mobile/WhatsApp: +44 7741 653 451

Skype: michaela.janikovicovaIHL





sabrinaSabrina Lan 
Business Development Manager Asia & Turkey

Sabrina is a familiar and trusted face, working in the language industry for over eight years. She has recently joined IH London.

Sabrina understands that students are all individuals, with different reasons for learning, and she can advise on the best course to help achieve ambitions. She speaks Mandarin, English, and elementary Japanese.

Sabrina’s motto is: in sales, people might not remember everything, but they will remember how we made them feel.


Phone: +44 (0) 20 7611 2420

Mobile/WhatsApp: +44 7867 386 416

Kakao: sabrinalan

LINE: sabrina.lan

Wechat: +447867386416


debbyDebby Hsieh 
Business Development Manager Asia

Debby speaks English, Mandarin and Hokkien. She has been working in education for six years, including three years as a teacher.

Debby values building relationships with customers, and meeting people from all over the world.

Debby says: “IH London is the largest language school in central London with the highest teaching quality and school facilities. Our students enjoy not only learning in the vibrant and multicultural atmosphere of IH London, but also making new friends and experiencing one of the most exciting cities in the world together.”


Phone: +44 (0) 20 7611 2472

Mobile: +44 (0) 7881106126

LINE: debbyhsiehihlondon

KakaoTalk: debbyihlondon


yanYan Ye 
Business Development Manager China

Yan speaks Mandarin and English, and has been with IH London looking after customers in China for over three years.

Yan says, “IH London is such a warm place and we have so many colleagues from different countries that come here to work together. We are indeed very international!”

“People should choose IH London because we are the top 1% language school in the UK! Teachers from all over the world come to train and learn from our teacher trainers.”


M: + 86 13601930111

微信: peggy628




shemaShema Najib 
Business Development Manager Europe

Shema has been working in the education sector for nearly five years and at IH London for three years, working with educational tour operators across the UK and Europe. 

Shema says: “I love working in sales for IH London because I know we provide the best quality of education for our students, and being able to help them in their career and future is very fulfilling.”


Phone: +44 (0) 20 7611 2423

Mobile: +44 (0) 7795 362088

Skype id: shema.najib 


Latin America


paschoalPaschoal Grassioto
Business Development Manager LATAM

Paschoal speaks fluent Portuguese, Spanish and English and was born in Brazil.

Paschoal has been working with Latin America for nearly ten years, with four years from the UK. He has recently joined IH London.

Paschoal says: “My experience in sales, sponsorship and events, has taught me a lot about customer service. You can rely on me to take care of you”.


Phone: +44 (0) 20 7611 2461

Mobile: +44 (0) 7780 462 405


mariannaMarianna Danilova
Business Development Manager LATAM and Russia

Marianna has been working in Business Development at IH London for four years. She has extensive knowledge of all IH London products, and has been working with agencies and students from Latin America, Russia and parts of Eastern Europe. 

Marianna says: “Every day brings something new! I absolutely love seeing happy students at our school and knowing that I have played a role in making their dreams come true.”


Phone: +44 (0) 20 7611 2448

Mobile: +44 (0)7585 225 150

Africa, Central Asia and MENA


kamelKamel Koufi
Business Development Manager

Kamel has over 10 years’ experience promoting Higher Education institutions and courses, including working for UK Trade and Investment and a leading global Higher Education pathway provider. He joined IH London in May 2018.  Kamel can speak English, French, Arabic and Berber/Tamazight. 

Kamel says, "IH London has strong and well established brand and its teaching staff are very passionate. As an educational trust, we reinvest our profits to improve the customer experience for students, agents and corporate clients.

"This really is the time to get in touch and discuss with us how we can add value to your company. We would love to hear from you!"


Phone: +44 (0) 207 611 2410

Mobile: +44 (0) 774 165 3433

WhatsApp: +44 (0) 774 165 3433

Skype ID: Kamel Koufi - IHL


Sales team office: | +44 (0) 20 7611 2472