Dr Creissen joined NAE in 2007 as Principal of the British International School Shanghai, Pudong. After his time in China, Dr Creissen was appointed Principal at Nord Anglia’s school in Warsaw and in 2014 led Compass International School.
Dr Creissen has spent more than a decade in leadership and advisory roles in the UK, including as a teacher trainer and a qualified consultant who advised schools and their governing bodies. In 1997, in recognition of his work within the education sector, Dr Creissen received an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire).
Commenting on his appointment, Dr Terry Creissen said “I look forward to working with our talented teachers and colleagues in our China International schools to further enhance our outstanding educational offering, which saw our students achieve another outstanding set of IB results this year.”
Andrew Fitzmaurice, Chief Executive Officer of Nord Anglia Education said “I am delighted to announce Terry’s appointment as Managing Director of our China International schools and to our Executive Committee. Terry’s extensive, international leadership experience will ensure our schools continue to deliver a world-class education to our students.”