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Professor Dr Ger Graus OBE

Global Education Advisor

Professor Dr Ger Graus OBE

Professor Dr Ger Graus OBE is a renowned figure in the field of education. He was KidZania’s first Global Education Director and founding CEO of the Children’s University. In 2019, Ger became a Visiting Professor at the National Research University, Moscow, Russia. He is also a Board Director at Hello Genius, and chairs the Advisory Boards at Kabuni, UK, and Twin Science, Turkey. Ger moved to the United Kingdom in 1983 where he began his teaching career, later becoming a Senior Inspector, and Education Director.

Ger is a member of Bett’s Global Education Council, Junior Achievement’s Worldwide Council, advises the Fondazione Reggio Children, Italy, and was invited to help shape Dubai’s future of education as a member of its Future Councils.

In the 2014 Queen’s Birthday Honours List Ger was given an OBE for services to children. 

In his book ‘Natural Born Learners’, Alex Beard says: “In learning terms, Ger Graus is Jean-Jacques Rousseau meets Willy Wonka.”