Zhao Yani graduated in 2009 from BLCU with a degree in Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language. After graduating, she went on to earn a Master’s in Language Education from the University of Bath.
From 2010 to 2012 Yani was a Chinese teacher at the London Business Confucius Institute and was a professor of Chinese at Dulwich College, LSE, and HSBC.
Yani joined Culture Yard in 2012 as a part-time teacher. She also works in publishing and enjoys reading, traveling, and learning.