Mrs. Soumaya Amr – School Director
Mr. Colin Rogers – School Director
Karim Rogers – Executive Director
Karim is an alumni of El Alsson class of 1998. He then went on to do his bachelor’s degree in economics from AUC and graduated class of 2002. Karim started his career as a banker in Citibank for two years and then became business accounts head for a further year. After that Karim joined the family business in 2004, overlooking the daily operations, management and developments for El Alsson School and sister adult language school International House Cairo. Karim went on to do his Masters Degree in Educational Leadership and Management and received it with distinction from University College London in 2015.
Karim serves and sits on many boards
- Karim is Vice Chairman and board member in NewGiza Education Company
- Head of the education committee for the Egyptian Junior Business association –EJB
- Founding member and executive member for the Foundation of International Schools Egypt – F.I.S.E
- Founding member for International Schools Committee Egypt –ISCE
- Member in the American chamber of commerce and it’s the Educational committee – AMCHAM
- Member in the British Egyptian Business Association –BEBA
- Member in the British Embassy UK Trade and Investment.
- Affiliate member in International House World organization London-IHWO
Educational Managers: British International School
Nihal Amin – Head of Early Years & Primary (FS1-Year6)
Yasmine Halawa – Assistant Head KS1 (Year1 – Year 2)
One of our most experienced teachers, Yasmin now moves to looking after the 5 and 6 year olds.
Samantha Cuthbert – Assistant Head KS2 (Yrs 3 to 6)
James Banfield – Assistant Head, Teaching and Learning KS1
Matthew Topliss – Head of British Secondary School (Yrs 7 to 13)
Philip Noel Thomas – Assistant Head KS3 (Yrs 7 to 9)
Philip also assists Matthew heading up the KS3 section and looks after the middle school students
Trisandhya Trott – Assistant Head KS4 (Yrs 10 & 11)
Sandhya assists Matthew as the head of KS4. She coordinates with other teachers and managers to support the GSCE students.
Maggie Vallely – Assistant Head KS5 (Yrs 12 & 13)
Tharwat Sayed – Head of Arabic Studies
Mr. Tharwat is the Head of Arabic Studies for the Primary / Elementary School
Educational Managers: American International School
Allison Fleet – American School Principal
Allison is the senior manager for the American school, responsible for all students and teachers from Pre-School to Grade12
Angie Shalaby- Head of Guidance and Student Services
Angie expands in her supportive role focusing on student services, guidance and counseling across all age-levels.
Rania Wassef – Head of Elementary (G2 – G5)
Amber Curry – Head of Teaching and Learning (K – G5)
Adam McDonald – Assistant Head, Teaching & Learning (Middle and High School)
Adam joins our team to focus on supporting teachers and ensuring effective teaching and learning.
Mona Mourad – Head of Early Childhood (Pre S to G1)
Mona continues in her role of Head of Early childhood caring for our youngest children, teachers and assistants.
Bryan Lee – Head of American Middle and High Schools (G6 to 12)
Bryan is the Head of the Middle and High schools and is responsible for providing leadership to all senior school affairs, students and teachers..
Khadiga Hafez – Assistant Head, Middle School (G6 to 8)
Khadiga continues in her role of caring for and overseeing teachers and students in Middle School
Noha Sabry – Assistant Head, High School (G9 to 12)
Noha now moves to a new role to provide care and oversight of the High School teachers and students.