Ian B Ferguson

CEO & Chairman

The current C.E.O & Executive Chairman of Ferguson Consultants Group Ltd, Mr Ian Ferguson, having extensive experience in Senior Management roles in both private and public companies over the last 30 years, established Ferguson Consultants Group in 1999.Now, we have pay per click experts formed FERGUSON EDUCATION GROUP; this is so we can give greater value to our Clients past and present and to also give more options to our Students. We felt there was a real need to have a separate company servicing the Education Market allowing the two Companies to run on their own.

Our focus is on providing students with the right advice, which leads to them making the right choice when it comes to the field of study that they want to pursue. We stand by our company values of honesty, integrity and ethics. Our commitment to the company’s clients goes beyond a purely business relationship to one of helping them achieve their study & immigration goals and to provide their families with a better life, through Education. And with over a 98% success rate in obtaining the right Visa for our Clients, your future is in the right hands.

Ian is also a Fully Licensed Immigration Advisor & one of the first to be so.


Sarika D Kumar

Senior Consultant

With over 14 years’ experience within the Education & immigration industry, Sarika brings a wealth of knowledge to Ferguson Education, She has day to day contact with all of our Education Partners covering all facets of study, from the initial consultation, with the Client thought to placement.

As the senior manager at Ferguson Education Sarika is responsible for the day to day management of all the consultancy staff and is also responsible for Ferguson Education extensive International network of offices throughout the world.


Maeghan Boag

Personal Assistant

Executive Assistant/International Enrolments Officer

Maeghan joined the team in early 2015 and has in-depth knowledge of customer service combined with a degree in Business Administration. She has a clear understanding what it takes to get the best possible outcome for her clients. Maeghan ensures the smooth running of the organisation, administrative tasks, marketing, client services and social media.


Kunal Karan

Events Coordinator/Student Counsellor

Kunal has been with the team for a number of years, initially starting as the coordinator for seminars in Fiji, Tonga and Samoa.

Kunal gained his education in Fiji, New Zealand and Australia across Hospitality and Events Management. Kunal has a strong understanding of what it takes to be successful in his role and has a positive approach of helping clients. He has vast experience in building relationships and has a friendly and respectful personality. Kunal has a Fijian and Indian background, and speaks fluent English and Hindi.

John F Wheatcroft

International Marketing Director

John has extensive experience within the industry, working with clients from around the world and from all walks of life. John provides his clients with a professional service in all facets of education consultancy and visas.

Having moved from the UK, John understands that education is the key for most people these days. This experience has nurtured a natural talent in assisting his clients in every aspect of their education process. John is driven, dedicated and committed to delivering the best possible service. He believes that education is the key to a better world.


Cassie Ferguson

International Student Admin Assistant

Cassie joined the team in 2009 as a part-time Office Admin whilst studying for a Bachelor of Commerce at Canterbury University. Since completing her degree she has joined the team full time as an assistant to Sarika (Senior Consultant).

Kevin Ranftle

Kevin Ranftle has travelled, lived and worked throughout the world extensively. He currently spends his time working between Thailand, Myanmar and the US. His background is in Public Health and Clinical Social Work with Master Degrees in both areas. He has spent many years counselling people from all walks of life both as an individual therapist and a group facilitator. He is very interested in the idea of international education and the role that it plays in providing an educated workforce for the ongoing globalization that is ever increasing in its demand for experienced personnel. He believes that Study Abroad is the best education that anyone could ever get because it is like getting two educations for the price of one. An education in school and an education in life. He is very excited to be working with the Ferguson Education Group in the US and the Asia-Pacific Region.