Euroasia is New Zealand’s leading provider of:
Euroasia is in the business of connecting people across cultures. In 2007, National Business Review ranked Euroasia the third most exciting company in education. Presently one of New Zealand’s largest private providers of foreign language training for New Zealanders, Euroasia offers programmes in French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish; the main Asian languages are Chinese (Mandarin), Japanese and Korean.
Cross-cultural consulting services offered include helping New Zealand businesses relate effectively with clients, suppliers and staff from other cultures. Our consultants also advise people from overseas on how to relate with Kiwi colleagues, customers and suppliers.
To provide the best foreign language and culture programmes in New Zealand
Kenneth Leong is Director of Euroasia. Deeply passionate about language and culture, Kenneth grew up in a trilingual environment, and considers himself a Malaysian Chinese New Zealander. He arrived in New Zealand as an international student, and spent some time in the corporate world before embarking on his childhood dream of building a business. He is a genuine bridge-builder, deeply passionate about bringing people of different cultures together. He likes spicy food, the hustle and bustle of big cities and the calm and quiet of New Zealand bush. He supports free trade, fair trade and the All Blacks.
Peter Chapple is Principal of Euroasia. Peter has long been fascinated by languages around the world, majoring in French and German at Cambridge, and learning a number of others to varying degrees. After coming from the UK to New Zealand, he acted as a language school consultant before becoming principal of a large English language school.Peter has over 20 years’ experience in education, mostly in leadership positions. He enjoys encounters with people from other cultures, and regularly contributes articles on topics relating to travel and culture.