Ariel Yncierto graduated with a Bachelor in Music with First Class Honours from the University of West London, where he won the Outstanding Achievement Award in Academics; in addition to a Degree in Secondary Education from Cebu Technological University, Philippines. A dedicated music educator, he is a Licensed Professional Teacher under the Professional Regulation Commission of the Philippines, and has had extensive teaching experience, having worked with students of all ages and abilities. Ariel is an active musician and choir conductor, who has sung with, and conducted choirs in Philippines, Singapore, and Taiwan. He currently serves on the faculty of Aureus Academy as a Voice and Music Exploration Teacher.