Sannam S4, Global. Michael Bartlett has joined leading international education services provider Sannam S4 Global Managing Director, Education as part of the company’s acquisition of Singapore-based education consultancy Alumno. The Alumno Founder and CEO will be responsible for leading Sannam S4’s international education sector strategy and will also become a member of the Sannam S4 Group Board of Directors to help steer its three-year plan. Michael has 17 years’ of experience operating in Asia, with deep experience in commercial education. At Alumno, he supported K12 groups with operations and business development, advised education stakeholders on Asia market entry and distribution strategies, advised universities, foreign governments and embassies on TNE outreach, recruitment and conducted due diligence on Asia-based acquisition for education focused investors. Originally from the UK and a graduate of the University of Durham, Michael – who has lived in Beijing and Bangkok — currently operates out of Singapore.