Richard Simapili

Co- Founder and Business Development Manager, Teach Middle East Magazine

Richard Simapili has very a unique skill set. He is a trained teacher and a qualified Chartered Accountant, he has taught in Zambia, Botswana and the United Kingdom. He has also worked as a Financial Accountant and Risk Manager in the city of London with two of the biggest names in finance, HSBC and Barclays.  He is passionate about education especially teacher development. Richard is one of the founders of Teach UAE Magazine.

Teach UAE Magazine is the premier magazine for educators and the education sector in the United Arab Emirates and the wider MENA region. 

The magazine is published in print and online on a bi-monthly basis. Its website is constantly updated with up to the minute blogs, articles, CPD events and job vacancies. The writers address a range of issues affecting education in the UAE and the  MENA region; such as but not limited to, the latest policies and legislations, educational research, pedagogy, the best resources, and other areas of interest to education professionals.  Above all, Teach UAE Magazine shares what works in the classroom.