An overview and short introduction of our new employees from March 2018 onwards.


Diana Bytyqi joins the DISD as the new assistant teacher for the Clownfish Group. She originally comes from Hanover and has been living in Dubai since September as an Au Pair. She is trained as a foreign trade clerk and has experience working abroad. She is very happy about the new possibility living and working in Dubai.


Ulrike Suwwan joins the DISD as educational consultant for school improvement and school development. She lives here in Dubai already for the past 14 years. Mrs. Suwwan graduated in Education Management, -Planning and -Organization in Germany and is passionate about child centered modern school education. She is looking forward to support the DISD team in further developing and improving the school.

Renée Karlström is new in the team in secondary school as teacher for German as a foreign language. She has been living in Dubai for one and a half years. After leaving her home country France, she studies Roman languages and German as a foreign language in Heidelberg. Furthermore, she has gained a teaching diploma for secondary school in French and German in Switzerland.

Hira Ahmad is the new teacher in the Clownfischgruppe. She comes from Lingen in Germany and knows Dubai from many visits. Mrs Ahmad has studies childhood education in Kleve and has done an internship at the German school in Sharjah.

Nasir Quadri is the new Facility Manager. He has gained a Bachelor and Master in Electronic Engeneering. Previously he worked in an Investment Group in Dubai as a Facility Manager. He has been living in Dubai for six years with his German wife and daughter. With them, he has been learning German and is looking forward to learn even more at DISD.

Claudia Groß is the new assistant at Seelöwengruppe. She has been living in Dubai since 2013 and has a daughter in secondary school at DISD. She has gained first experience with the Kindergarten environment when working for a Catering Service for Kindergartens back in Germany. Naturally, a healthy diet is very important for her.