History of Owl Tutors


  • Owl Tutors take on their own office lease at the Plough Brewery
  • Jenny Katzaros joins the Team
  • Content generation abilities transferred to tutors


  • We become the first ambassador-led organisation to sponsor Teach First
  • Uk website rebuilt and eight new international websites launched
  • Decision made to operate as a principle rather than an agency
  • Judith Connell and Finnian Fitzpatrick become the first salaried tutors
  • Jolyn Teoh joins Owl Tutors as Chairman of the Board


  • Owl Tutors cycle from London to Paris to raise funds for Teach First
  • We begin journey towards being Teach First bronze sponsors
  • Salesforce solution adopted as CRM system
  • First international residential tutor placement made to Kuala Lumpur


  • Victoria Newton joins as the third full time member of staff
  • Technological advances continue with the introduction of Xero
  • First international clients taken on board
  • Year finishes with clients in five different countries


  • New tutors are added to the ranks as demand grows
  • Technology focus begins as investment in online marketing begins
  • Bronze sponsorship of the Trinity Hospice in Clapham established


  • Owl Tutors founded in June 2011 by Lawrence Drew
  • Mike Davies joins Owl Tutors as the first employee
  • Company strategy of only using qualified teachers established
  • First invoice sent in December 2011
  • Move to offices at Slater Mews in Clapham Old town