The Executive Team

ETS Global B.V.

ETS Global B.V. bring expertise to educational and business communities around the world, including students, companies, language schools, academic institutions and public service organisations.

Jeremie Rossignol

Managing Director

Since April 2019 Jeremie Rossignol has been appointed as Managing Director for ETS Global.

In his various experiences, Jeremie gained 14 years of executive management and business development in the education field as well as an extended intercultural experience working with over 30 nationalities and being proficient in 4 languages. As a Managing Director at Hutong School, a Chinese language school offering Mandarin trainings and internships in China, he acquired many skills such as entrepreneurship, executive management, school setup and operation, intercultural management, corporate relations and digital transformation. More recently, as a General Director for Vatel Group, the leading hospitality and tourism business school worldwide, he was responsible for overseeing a network of franchised group, setting up new schools, improving internal processes and developing students and teachers’ mobility. His previous experiences focused on school operations, corporate relations, student recruitment strategy and international development.

Jeremie received his Executive MBA from the ESSEC Business School of Paris, his Master of International Relations and Public Policies from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques of Aix-en-Provence and his Bachelor of Law from the Rennes Faculty of Law and Politics.

Gerben Van Lent

Executive Director - Strategy and Business Growth

Gerben van Lent is primarily responsible for ensuring the business growth of the organisation and supports the managing director with the ongoing development of ETS Global B.V.’s business strategy. He leads the business teams of EMEA, the Marketing teams and the Higher Education outreach team spread over 4 offices located in the Netherlands, France, Jordan and Poland. In support of business development and client relationship management he represents ETS Global and ETS when dealing with partners, major clients, government officials, external organisations and agencies.

He has worked in various management roles at ETS Global B.V. and before that he worked at the Dutch National Institute for Educational Measurement, an NGO, a Teacher Training Institute and Schools in the Netherlands and Africa.

He holds a Master’s Degree from Leiden University (the Netherlands), with a major in Mathematics and minors in Economics and Teaching. He has taken courses in General Management, Educational Management, Financial Management, Management Styles in Different Cultures, Total Quality Management, Operational Management and Capture Management.

Fiona Ellis

Executive Director - Finance, Operations and ISS

Fiona Ellis is responsible for all financial reporting for ETS Global, ensuring the accuracy of company reporting and guaranteeing effective cash management. She generates and administers the financial policies of ETS Global B.V. and develops reporting procedures to support business growth and expansion plans. She also manages all operations within ETS Global B.V., ensuring the adherence to operational policies and procedures and providing tools to ensure the operational quality in the delivery of test administration procedures and customer service inclusive of Information Systems, corporate Project and Process management and the continuous development, improvement and deployment of these solutions.

Fiona has over 15 years’ experience in international finance, also covering treasury, taxation and business review. She has successfully developed financial models for internal and external reporting. She contributed to building a solid financial reporting base ensuring transparency and improving profitability in line with corporate objectives.

Fiona is a Chartered Accountant (ACA) from KPMG, London. She has graduated with a BA (Hons) in Accounting, Finance and Economics from Essex University.

Lucia Loyo

Executive Director – Legal Affairs and Governance

Lucia Loyo’s main responsibility is to ensure the legality and compliance of ETS Global B.V. activities through its footprint. Within the legal area, her responsibilities include creating the legal framework that responds to the business needs while protecting the company in all the jurisdictions where the company is active. In the Governance area, she is responsible for organising the Board meetings of the company and compliance of ETS Global and its subsidiaries. She is also in charge of Test Security together with the Office of Test Integrity (OTI) from ETS to implement the proper security measures and policies to safeguard the security of the tests and the value of the tests scores.

Lucia has experience on intellectual property law from previous jobs. She holds a post graduate Diploma (DEA) in International Law from the Graduate Institute of International Studies in Geneva Switzerland.