The Team

Meet our passionate academics on a mission to get you into the best university possible!

Andrew Mitson

Andrew dropped out of school age 16 and started working full-time to support his family. He self-studied his A Levels in his spare time and ended up scoring 98%  (the highest grades in the year) and secured offers from LSE & Cambridge. Andrew graduated top of his year at university and then continued as a teacher at LSE and guest lecturer at both Cambridge & Oxford. Andrew has now been featured twice in Forbes for his work helping students get into the world’s best universities and works tirelessly to improve access to education for everyone.

Oliver Rutherford

Oliver studied 6 subjects at university and made the Dean’s List for academic performance, before securing offers from several top management consultancies. He turned these offers down to become a teacher at a challenging inner-city London school, where he began his career helping students get into top universities. Since then, he’s lectured at UCL, been invited to the prestigious World Education Connection Board, and currently works as a Global University Advisor to leading universities around the world. 

Jon Neo

Jon is an LSE Lawyer, serious about making an impact on students to get them into their top university choices. He’s also a published poet, and has hitchhiked twice across Europe to reach Palestine and volunteer with local communities.

Laila Rizvi

Laila achieved 3 A*s at A Level and studied Biomedical Sciences at Oxford. She’s passionate about helping students and has also played cricket for Leicestershire and been professionally commissioned to paint portraits!

Liv Carmody

Liv graduated with a 1st Class degree in History from Cambridge University. She’s now passionately committed to helping students succeed in higher education.

Pranay Shah

After achieving 4 A*s at A Level, Pranay studied Engineering at Cambridge. He’s now involved in getting other keen engineers into top universities.

Molly Nichols

Molly studies Medicine at Oxford University and is always looking to help younger students. Outside her rigorous studies, she designs pantomime costumes and backdrops that have raised over £42,000!

Joe Duncan

Joe achieved straight A*s at A Level and went on to study Natural Sciences at Cambridge University. Joe now works to help aspiring scientists achieve offers from their dream universities.

Surya Kongara

Surya studied Economics at Cambridge University. He loves seeing other students reach their full potential.

Will Legood

Will studied Law at Cambridge University and now wants to help aspiring students navigate their way through the law admissions process.

Amin Al-Hussainy

Amin studies Medicine at Cambridge University and enjoys photography as a side hobby. He looks forward to helping others get into their dream universities.

Zain Sheikh

Zain studied PPE at Oxford University. Outside academia, he’s a huge hip hop fan and is excited about sharing his knowledge with aspiring PPEists.

Soham Bandyopadhyay

Soham is an Oxford University Medic. He achieved an astonishing 5 A*s at A Level and has competed in the England Kabaddi team.

Gagan Khurana

After nailing 4 A*s at A Level, Gagan achieved a 1st Class in Physics from Oxford University. He has read over a book a week for the last 3 years and is eaager to share his knowledge with new students.

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