About us

Paul Borg-Barthet – Director

Hi and welcome to our website,

At Pinnacle English, we are passionate about the ELICOS industry (English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students) and pride ourselves on being ahead of the curve when it comes to developments that take place within it.

I have been active in the English Language Teaching industry for over 20 years. I worked as a Director of Studies at various colleges in Sydney for 15 years before making the transition into consulting. Colleges I’ve worked with include: University of Wollongong CollegeThe Sydney English Language Academy and Greenwich English College

We look forward to working with you.



Annemarie Kiely – Senior Consultant

Annemarie has over 10 years of experience in the ELICOS industry, specialising in teaching Cambridge courses and most recently taking up a role as an Assistant Director of studies. Colleges she has worked for include: NED training Centre, Greenwich English College,  The Sydney English Language Academy, Times Academy and Embassy English. Annemarie has extensive international experience and is a one of a kind educator, bringing a high level of energy, passion and acumen to the ELICOS sector.


Creating quality educational tools, to help people and businesses succeed.


Realising the potential of digital technology, in creating premium educational services, on a global scale.