Board of Advisors

Advisory board comprise members with diverse expertise who offer guidance and support on various matters. They provide valuable insights and recommendations to guide strategic decisions and overcome challenges, driving success and achieving organisational goals.

Paul Watkinson is an accomplished professional with extensive experience in management and strategic planning. After earning an MBA from City University Business School in London in 1991, he held managerial positions in several renowned companies. 

Paul has a proven track record of building and leading high-performance teams that collaborate and care. In addition to his successful career, Paul is an active member of the academic community. He currently serves as a member of the advisory board at a British University in Georgia, where he provides strategic guidance and support.

Paul Watkinson

Advisory Board member

Fiona Pocock is a highly experienced education professional with a strong passion for building exceptional communities and promoting academic achievement. She has been a college Principal since 2000 and has developed a reputation as an expert in student recruitment and retention. 


Throughout her career, Fiona has demonstrated a strong commitment to independent education, compliance, and safeguarding. She currently serves as an Advisory Board Member of the British University in Georgia, where she brings her expertise in education management and excellence in academic achievement. 

Fiona Pocock

Advisory Board member

Edward Jonathan Wolstenholme is a tutor who specialises in providing English language support to international postgraduate students. Additionally, he serves as the Director of HMC Projects. He also shares his expertise as a member of the advisory board at a British University in Georgia, where he offers guidance and support on various matters.

Edward Jonathan Wolstenholme

Advisory Board member

David Aprasidze is a distinguished scholar in the field of political science and higher education management. He has extensive experience in academic administration, having served as a dean, head of administration, and vice-rector.

He received his PhD in political science from the University of Hamburg, where he was also a research fellow at the Institute for Peace Studies and Security Policy. He was later awarded a Fulbright scholarship to conduct research at Duke University in North Carolina, US.

He currently serves as a member of the advisory board at British University in Georgia, where he brings his expertise in higher education management and academic administration.

David Aprasidze

Advisory Board member