Fiona McKenzie

Head of Global Consultancy, Carfax Education

Fiona's comprehensive understanding of the education sector has been built up over 30 years of working in schools and education consultancy, in locations as varied as South Africa, Australia, the U.K., and the U.A.E. As Head of Global Consultancy at Carfax Education, Fiona works with families and schools from across the globe, including the Middle East, Russia and China, offering bespoke solutions for each family’s education needs with schools’ guidance, university preparation and career mentoring. Fiona is a regular contributor to education journals, radio shows and panel discussions in the UK, and the UAE.

Leadership stream

14 November 2021 | 15:15 - 15:35 | English | Preparing International Students to transition to global Universities

As more international students aspire to study at universities outside of their home country, how can they best prepare for the transition from living at home to living and studying independently. This session will look at how schools and parents can prepare students to make a strong and successful start on the next stage of their education journey.