Nicola Ferronato

Head of Science

I grew up in the Canton Vaud, attended Le Rosey, studied in Paris and St Andrews, and served in the Swiss military before joining Copperfield.

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For anything related to Science, German, French or Physical Education, get in touch with Nicola at nicola@copperfield.education

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Nicola's story

Nicola is the Head of Science at Copperfield. running our science program and teaching students of all ages. He supports our admissions and marketing teams, as well as teaching German, French and Physical Education.


Nicola loves all types of sport - on a weekend you will find him playing a good game of tennis, up in the mountains on a hike, or swimming in one of Verbier's lakes. He also adores reading - particularly diplomatic history and current affairs. Nicola speaks French, English and German. 

Prior to Copperfield, Nicola studied Political Science at Sciences-Po in Paris followed by International Relations at St Andrews, Scotland. He was first educated at Le Rosey in Vaud. He is an officer in the Swiss Armed Forces (OF-2).