Max started university with a bang, holding the Dux Award from his secondary school for the highest achieving student in his year. This resulted in scholarship offers to two New Zealand universities.
He chose the University of Canterbury where he studied a Bachelor of Arts in French and Political Science. While at UC, Max was thoroughly involved in extracurricular activities. He served as President of the UC Arts Society, as well as Treasurer and then President of the Queer Society across 2017 and 2018.
Now a graduate, Max has embarked on a new chapter, based in London since February 2019 he leads UniSmart’s presence on the ground and manages UniSmart events in the Northern and Southern Hemispheres. He also acts in his capacity as the youth representative on the UniSmart Advisory Board