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.





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 EY in London.

Benjamin Philpott

BSc Finance & Economics, 2012

After graduation, Benjamin joined Lloyds Banking Group and progressed to become a manager in commercial banking finance.

Sonia Konstantinidi

PhD Accounting & Finance, 2011

After graduating from Lancaster University in 2011, Sonia went on to work as an Assistant Professor in Accounting at Cass Business School.

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.

Ufuk Gucbilmez

PhD Accounting and Finance, 2011

Ufuk is currently a lecturer in Accounting & Finance at the University of Edinburgh.

Waqar Ahmed

MSc Finance, 2010

After a year as a lecturer, Waqar started studying for a PhD in Finance at Warwick Business School.

Joe Walsh

MSc Accounting & Financial Management, 2010

Joe, a Business Studies graduate, also completed his MSc at LUMS and has since worked for both EY and Mazars.

Siti Hairi

BSc Accounting & Finance, 2010

Siti returned to Malaysia after graduation and now works for Sime Darby.

Dai Shen

BSc Accounting & Finance, 2010

Dai Shen went on to study for a Masters degree in accounting and finance at the LSE.