Our Management

The Trinity Sannyi Music Academy is managed by Professor Andrew Bernardi and Ms. Nicholin Choi jointly. 

Andrew Bernardi 

Director for Technical Development and UK Affairs Coordinator

Andrew Bernardi graduated from Leeds University, then studied violin with John Ludlow, the late Hugh Bean CBE and Francis Mason. After winning the lebel postgraduate scholarship and leading all the orchestras at Trinity College of Music, Andrew entered the music profession, where he has been in demand as one of the UK's most successful and versatile violinists and an advocate of English music. He formed his Bernardi Music Group whilst also performing with orchestras including the Royal Philharmonic, Guildford Philharmonic and London Concert Orchestra. He performs annually in concerts at the Royal Albert Hall and Barbican, and has played internationally to Sweden, Lucerne and Hong Kong. Performances include two national tours of Ireland and venues are as varied as the Barbican, schools, Warner Brothers studio and even on water with Cunard and Noble Caledonian!

Nicholin Choi

Director of Marketing and Asia Affairs Coordinator

Nicholin Choi, is a Chartered Company Secretary and Certified Tax Advisor, has 30 years of experience in business consulting and fiduciary services.  ​In recent years, Nicholin has passionately developed cultural exchange programmes to connect youths from Europe and Asia together.

Nicholin started her career in the Airlines Industry.  She changed to the corporate legal sector afterwards. She joined ABN AMRO Trust in 1990 and became the Managing Director from 1997 to 2005 for 8 years, developing fiduciary business for the Bank in Asia.  Over these years, ​​Nicholin has built up valuable professional and commercial contacts over Asia, Europe and North America. She works closely with her trusted network of advisors to provide one stop services.