Edmund Coup grew up and attended school and university in Auckland. After completing a Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in Chemistry, he went on to complete a Diploma of Teaching.
Edmund has worked in state, integrated and international schools and has also spent time lecturing at university in Chemistry Education. He has also taught Mathematics, Physics and Psychology.
Edmund joined ACG Parnell College in 2008 as the Curriculum Coordinator of Senior Science. Two years later he was offered the position as Deputy Principal of ACG International School, Vietnam (now AIS). He returned to ACG Parnell College in 2012 where he is now Associate Principal.
Edmund’s interests include mountain biking and most things that involve boats and water, especially fishing and wakeboarding. At ACG Parnell College he is involved in the archery programme.