Richard Das graduated from the University of Sheffield (UK) with a Masters in Chemistry, and later, completed a PGCE in Secondary Science.
Mr Das has over 13 years' experience as a teacher, both in the UK and internationally in Egypt, Malaysia and China. This has included extensive experience with learners of English, having taught EAL in South Korea and completed a Masters in Education with a focus in Applied Linguistics. Mr Das has also been a boarding housemaster for several years and is a teacher of yoga and mindfulness to young people.
Mr Das joins BSY alongside his wife Marlena Das, an Art Teacher at the school, and their son who is in primary school. Outside of school, Mr Das continues his academic learning as he works towards a Doctorate in Education, and regularly enjoys running, yoga, and active holidays around South East Asia with his family.