photo of David Townhill, Head of English at the British Council in France

David Townhill joined our team in France in 2020 as Director Teaching Centres. He has worked for the British Council all over the world as a teacher, senior teacher and as a manager in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, and in Malaysia. 

David holds a BA in English Language and Literature and completed his certificate in English language teaching to adults (CELTA) in 1996 and his diploma in English language teaching to adults (DELTA) in 2000. He has worked in English language teaching and management for 24 years.