About Us

We believe in dreaming big. It’s how our company was born, and it’s what we hope to give all the students who travel with us: confidence and big ideas for the future, based on what we can learn from our journey today.

Our Mission
WorldStrides’ mission is to ignite personal growth for students through travel at every stage of development.

Our Vision
To be the superior choice in educational travel for teachers, administrators, students and parents.

Christelle You

Christelle You

Account Manager

Originally from France, Christelle developed her passion for travelling whilst spending a year travelling the USA, after obtaining her A-Level specialised in French Literature and Foreign Languages. She then went back to university in France where she studied tourism before moving permanently to London, nine years ago.

She has a great knowledge of Europe, North and South America including Costa Rica and Brazil, as well as a passion for Asia where she backpacked extensively.

Christelle has been working in operational and sales positions in the tourism and hospitality for the past 12 years. She has worked for large companies such as the Japanese Tour Operator Miki Travel and the Hotel Group Hilton.

During her spare time, Christelle enjoys drawing, reading and writing. She also loves attending art fairs and attend illustration classes to get some fresh inspiration.