Accounting & Finance alumni profiles

Find out what our graduates thought of their time at LUMS, and how their study has helped them in their careers.





Jiayi Luo

BSc Accounting & Finance, 2013

After doing volunteering at Lancaster, Jiayi's goal is to work for an NGO after completing her postgraduate study.

Leonard Eggert

MSc Finance, 2013

Leonard learnt Chinese while at LUMS, and winning a scholarship from the Lancaster China Management Centre, he was able to spend a term in Beijing after completing his MSc.

Jonathan Manson

BSc Accounting, Auditing & Finance, 2012

Jonanthan returned to Ernst & Young after completing his degree.

Aleksander Hristov

MSc Finance, 2012

Aleksander joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch after graduating.

Guojing Tang

BSc Finance, 2012

After graduation, Guojing did MSc Finance at Imperial College London and got a job at PwC afterwards.

Shirley Yip

BSc Finance and Economics, 2012

Shirley is now a Junior Credit Rating Analyst in CTRISKS Rating – a Hong Kong credit rating agency.

David Zochling

MSc Accounting & Financial Management, 2012

David is now working in audit for Deloitte Austria.

Sweta Pant

BSc Accounting, Auditing & Finance, 2012

Since graduating, Sweta has continued her career with Ernst & Young in London.

Benjamin Philpott

BSc Finance & Economics, 2012

After graduation, Benjamin joined Lloyds Banking Group and progressed to being a Manager in Commercial Banking Finance.

Wen Peng

BSc Finance, 2011

Wen made the most of her experience at Lancaster, and is now doing a Masters degree at Oxford University.

Liqiang Xu

BSc Finance, 2011

Liqiang continued his studies by taking an MPhil in Real Estate Finance at Cambridge University after graduating.

Waqar Ahmed

MSc Finance, 2010

After a year of being a Lecturer, Waqar started studying for a PhD in Finance at Warwick Business School.