To get to know our team better, please see below the profile of each member at Boomerang Australia Studies.
France ArnaudDirector Boomerang Australia Studies, located in Sydney
Particularities: Dual French and Australian nationality; multilingual; well travelled ; settled in Australia since 1992; "Since a young age, my parents encouraged me to master at least one foreign language. At 18, I was multilingual, so I started travelling the world, studying overseas and finally working overseas. In 1992, it led me to Australia, a country and a people who took my heart away on arrival: boundless opportunities, relaxed and helpful people, unique lifestyle, amazing landscapes... I wanted to share this experience with others: allow you to see for yourself a country where everything is possible and everyone is positive, hence the creation of Boomerang Australia Studies. Come along!! Believe me, you won't regret it!"
Head of Operations, based in Sydney
Particularities: dual French and Australian nationality; in Australia since 1988.
"I arrived in Australie in 1988 to study English and then i decided to further my university studies in Sydney. I quickly fell in love with this amazing and unique country, the quality of life and the warmth of the people are incomparable! After 22 years, it became my adoption country ! In this sens I can comprehend your anxieties to come so far but also the excitement to start a marvellous journey!! "
Business Development, based in Sydney
Particularities: French nationality. Bilingual English - French. Has lived a few times in Australia.
"Hii! In the last 6 years, i have travelled 3 times to Australia before settling in Sydney. I first studied Marketing in Sydney after completing my university studies in France, then I worked as a consultant in development of distribution networks in Europe (I won't detail you the list of countries, it will take too long!). Afterwards I travelled the world, especially in the Asia - Pacific region (Thailand, New Caledonia and New Zealand). Nowadays my duty is to make sure our study programmes are updated and adapted to your future career and make it easier for you! So join us and go gor it! "
Head of the Italian office, based in Sydney
Particularities: ''I came to Australia as a business person in 1997 and fell in love with this beautiful country, or more accurately, a world in one country! I have dual South African and Italian nationality and as an English native speaker and ESL teacher, I have travelled the globe to finally return to the place that remained close to my heart. I hope my experience and passion for everything Australian will help you through the ''before and after'' process of coming to Australia''.
Aurélie Badault Martin
Working Holiday Coordinator, based in Paris France.
Particularities: dual French and Australian citizenship.
"In 2003 I left Paris to stay one year in Sydney. Then I quickly realized that I had to stay longer if I wanted to be bilingual. I then moved to Canada in 2009 to resettle in Paris in 2012! Australia is definitely in my heart after 6 fabulous years. THE best place in the world to improve your English or go to Uni. Anyone for a surf lesson or a walk on the beach after class?!!
Our team are all expatriated, we can definitely guide you, understand you and help you organized this trip! Make the first step, we take care of the rest!"
Claire SimonetStudy coordinator, based in Lyon, France.
Particularities: French nationality, experienced a great adventure in Australia, speaks English / Spanish / French.
"I've always loved traveling and I have done a lot of globetrotting worldwide.In 2004, I left England with only one idea in mind, to speak English in the sun ! That is why I chose Australia. Before landing in Sydney, I did not imagine for a moment, that Australia would become my adopted country !
Housed in a room in the cool neighbourhood of Bondi Beach, I met people from all over the world, surfed and experienced some once in a lifetime moments. Now my wish is to be able to assist you with your project. So, do not hesitate to contact me! "
Maxime FoissacConsultant based in Sydney and a former student of Boomerang Australia Studies
French nationality; Graduate of the University of Sydney; Bilingual French - English.
"I first came to Sydney in 2009 to take English lessons in order to pass my admission to a Master of International Business at the University of Sydney. I was immediately attracted to this city and I have now been living in Australia for almost 3 years. Sydney has many activities to offer, most of them are outdoors and on the water which I enjoy most. Added to this, the relaxed lifestyle and friendly Australians makes it easy to quickly adapt to life in Sydney. I am happy to work at Boomerang Australia Studies because it allows me to share my experience with you and ensure that you enjoy your stay to the fullest. "
Karine OrezzoliOffice Manager of New Caledonia office, based in Noumea.
French nationality. Studied at Bond University in Australia. Bilingual French - English
"Being Caledonian and based in Noumea, I am one of thousands of fans in Australia on our rock. Having worked for 6 years for Anglo-Saxon companies after after completing my School of Management and Commerce studies which included a few months of business training in Australia, I realise that mastering English is a great advantage that provides access to wonderful professional opportunities. Now I am eager to help you discover the benefits of studying English in a country as wealthy as Australia, whether for a few weeks, several months or years!"
Student or backpackerParticularities: you want to discover Australia, learn English or further your studies in Australia, become an Australian for the duration of a stay and come back with super memories!!
Whatever happens and wherever you'll be in Australia, you'll be part of our small family...