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ABOUT US
At EduSmart International, we are passionate about education, hence our motto
"EDUCATION IS TRANSFORMATION."











                                                               
                                                                                                       

     OUR CORE VALUES

       ALWAYS GO THE EXTRA MILE
             Exceptional service is going above and beyond your duty for those you serve. 
  
        ALWAYS STRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE
         Be meticulous, conscientious and pay attention to detail.

      ALWAYS CHALLENGE YOURSELF
                 Sometimes stepping out of your comfort zone is the way to climb higher in life.











  




BE CREATIVE & INNOVATIVE
Be a dreamer. Be different. Don't be afraid to try something new. What's the worst that could happen?

BE RESILIENT 
All great achievements in life will include hardships along the way. Keep your head up and face them head on.


MEANWHILE ALWAYS MAINTAIN INTEGRITY​
In all you do, remember to be honest, trustworthy, and loving. These are the principles that will always stand the test of time.
"Do small  things with great love" (Mother Teresa of Kolkata)
 ​OUR VISION

To raise up a generation of youth who have achieved world- class education,

Developed into mature, independent and integrous young men and women,
                                                                                     Ready to bring about leadership & positive change to their countries.


OUR TEAM

WE ARE ALL PROFESSIONALS WITH VARIOUS PROFESSIONAL CAREER BACKGROUNDS 
(e.g. Doctors, Pharmacists, Teachers)
IN ADDITION TO OUR PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUNDS, WE ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT EDUCATION AND HAVE FORMAL EDUCATION DEGREES (PGCE or MEd).
We all have qualifications from  'OVERSEAS' UNIVERSITIES.
OUR FOUNDERS
DR DANIEL Sherif Zakaria Matta BOCTOR
MA(Cantab) MBBChir MRCS MRCP MEd

Daniel was born and grew up in London. He attended Ilford County High School where he achieved 11A* grades for his GCSEs, and completed 5 A-Levels, achieving 'A' grades in all five subjects. He went onto read medicine at Trinity College, University of Cambridge, following which he began his professional medical career, and has worked all over the United Kingdom. He gained his MRCS (Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of England) in 2008, and then his MRCP (Membership of the Royal College of Physicians, London) in 2009. He is passionate about education, and gained a Masters of Education (MEd) with distinction from Imperial College, London, in 2014. He has extensive experience in teaching and education at University level, and in 2012 he won the Queen Mary University MBBS Teacher of the Year award. 

Having been fortunate to have achieved much academic success, and appreciating the value of a high quality education, Daniel is extremely passionate about now helping students make the right choices for their academic careers, and hence achieve their best potential in life. For this reason, Daniel founded EduSmart International in order to guide and mentor students towards a successful life vision.

Aside from the medicine and education which he loves, Daniel has a huge appreciation of culture, and has travelled extensively around the world including North America, Central America, all over Europe, the Middle East, India, the Far East, and to Southern and Eastern Africa on multiple occasions where he has also been involved in extensive charity work. He thoroughly enjoys listening to classical music (particularly Mozart and Handel!), and is a keen sportsman, and Manchester United fan! 


DR MARY Atef Fayek BEKHEIT
BSc Pharm, PGCE 
Mary was born and grew up in Cairo, where she went to school at St Clare's College in Heliopolis. She gained 98.3% in her Thanaweya 'Ama, and thereafter went on to successfully complete her Pharmacy degree from the University of Cairo. After becoming a qualified pharmacist, she went into teaching and has gained extensive experience in education, with a specialist subject interest in Chemistry. Mary has taught in numerous British and American international schools in Egypt over the last 8 years, and gained her PGCE (Postgraduate Certificate in Education) with distinction, from the University of Sunderland in 2016.

Related to Mary's passion for education, she is passionate about youth and youth development. To this end, she is a ICF (International Coaching Federation) certified life coach with a niche in youth coaching. She is also the founder and CEO of 'BELONG', a NGO for youth development which aims to serve the youth of Egypt and Africa, to help them achieve their greatest potential. With 'BELONG', Mary has been active in both rural and urban Egypt and Africa, including providing community service and life skills courses in international secondary schools.

To this end, Mary founded EduSmart International in order to help youth realise their God-given potentials, and achieve the best possible education in life, to then serve their communities and wider society. ​