Paul Wickes

Headmaster, Malvern College Hong Kong

  • 25 years’ IB experience
  • Education professional with over 30 years of experience
  • Formerly, Head of The British School, Rio de Janeiro
  • 13 years at Malvern College UK as Senior Housemaster and teacher of Economics, Politics and Theory of Knowledge (ToK)
  • Course Director of Malvern College UK Sumer School
  • Chair of Governors at Wyche Primary School, Malvern
  • Head of Department & Head of Lower School, Brighton
  • Founded and led a highly successful language school in Portugal
  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) from the UK Department for Education (DfE)
  • Expert in English as an Additional Language (EAL)
  • B.Sc. (Econ) from the London School of Economics (LSE), a post-graduate Diploma in EAL from RSA/University of Cambridge, and a Master of Arts in Education from University College London (UCL)
  • Fluent in Spanish and Portuguese
  • Committed to delivering educational excellence and outstanding student welfare
  • Leadership style is centered on integrity, humility, mutual respect, and leading by example






Dear Parents

First and foremost, thank you for considering Malvern College Hong Kong as the right school for your child. As a parent myself, I fully understand the importance that this decision has for you. We share the passion you have for your child’s educational wellbeing, and it is with this in mind that we have created such a caring, supportive and ambitious learning environment.

A Malvern education is about educating the whole person. Academic achievement alone will not suffice to be successful in school, university and beyond – only an education of mind, body and spirit will nurture well-rounded adults capable of succeeding in our rapidly-changing world. By uniquely combining academic excellence, extensive co-curricular activities and strong pastoral care, we enable Malvern pupils to maximise their academic potential, develop their talents and personal interests and flourish as individuals, as well as making a positive contribution to the environment, their local community and the wider world.

Please do visit us to see our first-class facilities. You will experience the warmth and enthusiasm of our pupils and staff whilst you learn more about Malvern College Hong Kong and what a special place it is.


Paul Wickes