Michael Shangkuan

Headshot of CEO Michael Shangkuan

Michael Shangkuan

Chief Executive Officer
Technology, Linguist
Berlin, Germany

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Michael Shangkuan is the CEO of EdTech startup Lingoda, an online language school which offers English, German, French and Spanish lessons with live teachers.

Prior to Lingoda, he was CEO at Terra Education, a B-corp offering life-changing service-learning summer programs to teens in Africa, South America, and Asia.

Michael has lived in six countries across four continents; speaks six languages – English, German, Spanish, French, Chinese and Japanese; and is a former natural bodybuilder, having competed at several international competitions.


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