Meet the Team

Ferdinand
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Ferdinand is a freelance writer and aspiring startup entrepreneur. He founded Wayfaring Student in early 2014 and is currently travelling the world.
David B.
Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
David is the co-founder of Wayfaring Student. He is currently studying Literature, Theatre, and Politics at the University of Glasgow in Scotland.
David F.
Chief Financial Officer
David is the Chief Financial Officer at Wayfaring Student. He is currently based in Budapest, studying law at the Pázmány Péter University.
Ian
Chief Information Officer
Ian is the Chief Information Officer at Wayfaring Student. He is currently studying International Relations at the University of British Columbia in Canada.
Lorenzo
Editor-in-chief
Lorenzo is a third year student of Arts and Culture at Maastricht University in the Netherlands. He is currently Wayfaring Student’s Editor-in-chief.
Emma
Digital Marketing Manager
Emma is a half Swedish, half Scottish Business Management student at the University of Glasgow in Scotland. She is the Digital Marketing Manager at Wayfaring Student.
Alberto
Writer
Alberto is a writer currently studying at the University of Trieste in Italy. He is the author of "An Italian in India".
Kelly
Writer
Kelly is a French law student, currently living in the south of France and doing her postgraduate degree. She is one of Wayfaring Student's writers.
Beth
Writer
Beth is a traveler, cook, musician and writer. She currently studies Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Nottingham.
Wei Xiao
Writer
Xiao Wei is a trained biologist having studied in China and the Netherlands. In 2012 he discovered the beauty of travel and has been on the precarious road ever since.