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At Global Young Minds, we are passionate about the part we have to play in driving positive change in the quest for access to education.

Over the years we have seen the life-changing results students have achieved as a result of finding their perfect course of study.

We are proud to partner with HE institutions in their drive to transform the digital student experience.


Our Founders

Tony Lee

Chief Executive Officer

20 years of experience marketing higher education globally. Formerly the Global Digital Marketing Director at Study Group, leading teams in Singapore, Shanghai, Sydney, New York & the UK recruiting students for universities in the USA, Australia and Europe. Before this, Anthony established the digital marketing footprint for INTO University Partnerships.
Anthony has lectured on digital student recruitment on behalf of The EAIE, the British Council, ICEF, DAAD, CASE and NAFSA.
Anthony studied Digital Disruption Strategy at Oxford University and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing.

Andy Shanks

Chief Product Officer

15 years of operations and delivery experience, working with brands including Microsoft, the BBC, Mercedes-Benz and EdTech companies Saba and Kineo. He also ran his own digital marketing agency.
Andy is PRINCE2, DSDM Atern, and Professional Scrum Master accredited. He has a Bachelor of Science in Management with a distinction in the Associateship of the University of Surrey.

Matthew Cope

Chief Financial Officer

Having spent eight years as a Finance Director at American Express. He is skilled in managing businesses through periods of extensive change, including set-ups, acquisitions, divestments and restructuring.
Commercially astute, Matthew enjoys working in fast-paced environments to improve business performance through pertinent analysis. Matthew is a qualified member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.

Our Mission

To connect those who wish to learn with those who want to teach.

Our Vision

To make access to education more equitable through technology.

Our Values

Diverse, Disruptive, Genuine
and Exceptional.

We have a Disruptive mindset.

We never stop looking for that disruptive change both externally in our marketplace and internally within our own business. We do this because we know how important it is to be relevant in a fast-changing world.

We value Diverse thinking.

At the heart of everything we do, there is a deep and sincere belief in individuals. We believe in giving credit and taking responsibility.

We are Genuine & act with integrity.

We are a team that thrives on the fundamentals of integrity. Our team strives to create a fantastic working environment where every person is valued and respected. We have stringent standards for hiring, training, retaining our team members.

We have fun delivering Exceptional work.

Our goals are challenging; our objectives ambitious. We are a team of individuals who love to share our energy and knowledge with others. We enjoy collaborating and learning from one another.