Mr Tin Ip
Regional Director of Mainland China YCIS and YWIES Schools and Acting Principal of YWIES Tongxiang
Having gained his bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Imperial College London in 1984, Mr Tin Ip went on to complete his Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) in the University of Nottingham. He completed a master’s degree in Translation from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2008, achieving an academic award.
Mr Ip taught in a state boys’ school in north London for five years and an independent girls’ school in south London for seven years. Mr Ip also served in two Hong Kong local schools as the principal for another six years and three years respectively. As a result of having worked in a variety of schools, he has gained experience in a number of curricula, including the IGCSE, GCSE, GCE A Level, the IBDP and the Hong Kong DSE.
Mr Ip joined our organisation in 1998. His first teaching post in Hong Kong was the Head of Mathematics at Yew Chung International School. He was later promoted to be Vice Principal and then Co-Principal. In September 2014, Mr Ip took up the role of Superintendent of Yew Wah International Education Schools. He has also been a Director of Curriculum & Instruction of both Yew Wah International Education Schools and Yew Chung International Schools. In August 2019, Mr Ip was officially appointed as Education Director of Mainland China YCIS and YWIES Schools and Acting Principal of YWIES Tongxiang as a result of his excellent leadership and reputation among teachers and staff.