Anastasia Stone

Founder and director of the London School of Mathematics and Programming

Anastasia graduated from St Petersburg State University with first class honours in Mathematics and Computer Science. She then went on to work in the Investment Banking sector but it was her passion for child development, education and Mathematics that led her to starting the school in 2013. She takes a personal interest in each child and her team comprises excellent teachers some of whom (in early years) are child psychologists and in the later years, are professors. The staff is currently 20 persons strong and hail from universities like St Petersburg State University, Imperial College, the Sorbonne, Lausanne, Warwick and Moscow State University. There’s a mixture of nationalities teaching, including Russian, Hungarian and American teachers and the children enjoy the challenges, riddles, puzzles and stories through which they learn.