Sean Power

Sean Power

SEAN POWER

DIRECTOR GENERAL OF INSTITUT FLORIMONT, GENEVA, SWITZERLAND

Sean Power originates from England. Following his university studies in London and Lyon he arrived in Geneva in 1986 and has lived there ever since.

Sean Power’s career spans 27 years in the field of education.  He has worked as a teacher, teacher trainer, inspector, school manager and leader in a number of educational institutions and contexts. He joined Institut Florimont, Geneva’s top private school, as Director General in 2004. Prior to this, he spent 11 years with the Bell Educational Trust as Head of Teacher Training, School Principal and Director of Operations for Switzerland.

He has worked as a course assessor and examiner for the University of Cambridge English language teacher training schemes and as an inspector for EAQUALS (The European Association of Quality Language Services). He is actively involved as a committee member and treasurer of the Geneva Association of Private Schools. Mr Power serves as well as President of the Geneva Association of Private Schools.

He is married and the father of two boys.