Founded and developed ISSOS to cater over than 470 students annually, Jen is dedicated to making sure that the entrepreneurial mindset is encouraged.
Jen Is the founder of ISSOS, a company that’s designs, creates and operates international summer programs for 13-18 year olds from over 64 nationalities based at St Andrews and Cambridge Universities. ISSOS was launched in 2006 and catered to 51 students and now operates over two campuses catering to over 470 students every summer and plans to expand to the USA.
Jen has developed ISSOS to become the leading name in summer school education and is known as an educational entrepreneur . Recently Jen was invited to give a TEDx talk in the US on the principles behind what makes ISSOS so different, this has lead to Jen giving a number of talks on “putting heart back in to business and education”
Jen sits on the board of The Entrepreneurial Exchange, is an ambassador for Youth Business Scotland and sits on the growth fund panel as well as being a fellow of Power of youth in order to promote values led business.
Jen is dedicated to making sure that the entrepreneurial mindset is developed and encouraged. Jen has assisted a number of businesses to grow and has consulted businesses in a number of areas; Creating and growing teams, people management, marketing to international markets, copy writing and the development of marketing materials, running a values led business, creating and implementing service as a core business tool.