Patrick Fitch was born in the UK and attended the University of Plymouth where he graduated with a Bsc in Politics and Economics. He later took a PGCE course in TEFL/ESL at Bangor University in North Wales and studied for a Med in English for Specific Purposes at the University of Exeter. He has taught for almost 30 years in countries including Spain, Belgium, Estonia, Libya and The Gulf. Patrick has taught ESP courses in Business, the Oil and Gas industry and the military. He also has some teacher training experience.