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Meet the team

Inova’s team in Latin America and the United Kingdom all have first hand experience in studying, working and living abroad. This makes us your ideal partner in helping you prepare for your studies and life overseas as we understand the many steps involved in your journey and we can help you succeed. Furthermore, all of our student-facing staff are British Council Certified student counsellors, underscoring our commitment to delivering expert guidance.

In the UK, our colleagues at Inova Education & Training offer a wide range of services, including tailored training sessions and webinars. These resources are designed to assist students and young professionals in advancing their personal and professional growth, equipping them with the skills and knowledge needed to prepare for their international journey.

Our team in Latin America

Eric Wijmenga


Eric, the founder and Director of Inova Education, has worked with international students since 1996, serving in a diverse range of roles and capacities. He is also Co-Director of Inova Education and Training, Inova's parent company. Helping students achieve their aspirations, 80's music and coffee is what fuels his day. Eric is a British Council Certified Student Counsellor.

Geert van Witteloostuijn

General Manager

Geert (Jack) is the General Manager at Inova Education. Working with people and building bridges is what he likes best. Through Inova Education, he dedicates himself to assisting Latin-American sudents to achieve their goal of studying in the United Kingdom and the Netherlands. Jack enjoys music, travel, films and all varieties of sports. Jack is a British Council Certified Student Counsellor.

Deborah Cedeño

Team Manager & Senior International Study Advisor

Deborah holds the position of Team Manager and Senior International Study Advisor, bringing over 12 years of experience from her work in UK Higher Education and with the British Council. As someone who has pursued studies abroad, she enjoys travelling, encountering new cultures and meeting diverse people, gaining insights from various perspectives. Deborah is a British Council Certified Student Counsellor.

Ece Zenginer

Admissions Coordinator

Ece is the Admissions Coordinator at Inova Education. With a foundation in law, her academic specialisation is rooted in human rights studies. She is dedicated to offering great support and assistance, helping students towards educational opportunities abroad. Ece has a keen interest in dancing, loves travel and enjoys coffee. Ece is a British Council Certified Student Counsellor.

Carlo Vidal Miranda

Marketing and Social Media Coordinator

Carlo manages all marketing and social media at Inova Education. He is an alumnus of The University of Sheffield and loves travelling and playing sports, especially football. Having lived and studied in Peru, the United Kingdom and Austria, Carlo is passionate about spreading awareness of European education across Latin America, fully embracing what being Latin American is about.

Fabiola Delfin

Senior International Study Advisor

Fabiola is one of Inova Education’s Senior International Study Advisors. Her diverse background includes roles in Civil Society Organizations and an Embassy, and she has lived in the US and New Zealand. Fabiola enjoys learning about different cultures and people, is passionate about human rights and views student mobility as a powerful tool for fostering personal and professional growth. Fabiola is a British Council Certified Student Counsellor.

Salma Sánchez

International Study Advisor

Salma is one of Inova Education’s International Study Advisors. Salma studied International Relations where she developed her passion for sharing knowledge and creating open channels of communication. Her own experience of studying abroad transformed her outlook, inspiring her to guide others towards the incredible opportunities that you can create by just steppoing out of one's comfort zone. Salma is a British Council Certified Student Counsellor.

Our team in the United Kingdom

Marina, Val, Carolyn, Regina, Regina and Babett

Inova Education is a subsidiary of Inova Education and Training, a UK-based organisation specializing in career development, education, mentoring, project management and entrepreneurship. Our activities are driven by a commitment to change management, knowledge transfer, student mobility, diversity, and equal opportunities.

Inova Education & Training develops and delivers collaborative projects, having partnered with more than 45 organisations across 4 continents, supported through Erasmus+ (a partnership between the British Council and Ecorys UK.) In Latin America Inova works in partnership with the British Council in Mexico and Peru, offering a mentoring programme for CONACyT and CONCYTEC, designed to support career development for women in the STEM sector.

“Soy Mexicana y estoy estudiando Diseño de Interiores en Inglaterra. Gracias a Inova pude cumplir mi sueño de ir a estudiar allá y ha sido una de las mejores cosas que pude haber decidido. Inova me ha apoyado en todo el proceso y estoy muy feliz y satisfecha con su trabajo y su guía para poder perseguir mis objetivos de carrera educativa.
¡Muchas gracias a todo el equipo de Inova Education!"”

Naira Sobrevilla QuitonStudied Interior Architecture (BA)

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