Alumni news

Using marketing to help AIDS orphans 14/07/15

Using marketing to help AIDS orphans

LUMS alumnus Ian Govendir talks about how the things he learned as a marketing student at Lancaster have helped him set up his own charity, AIDS Orphan.

Building a career in investment banking 01/07/15

Building a career in investment banking

Former LUMS students working in investment banking came to share their experiences and advice last week.

Rise in number of alumni in graduate jobs or study 02/06/15

Rise in number of alumni in graduate jobs or study

Career prospects for LUMS graduates are on the up, according to the latest figures. 

Supporting Lancaster alumni network in Mumbai 22/05/15

Supporting Lancaster alumni network in Mumbai

LUMS Postgraduate Careers Adviser, Dr Peter Sewell, hosted a reunion for Lancaster University alumni in Mumbai.

Paul Taylor: From fencing to finance 22/05/15

Paul Taylor: From fencing to finance

It could be argued that Paul Taylor, President and Chief Executive of leading global ratings agency, the Fitch Group, owes his job to fencing. He is sure that what he learned in captaining Lancaster University’s Fencing Club as an undergraduate gave him his first stab at a job in finance - a world he still finds fascinating.

LUMS placement students and alumni reunite at London event 15/05/15

LUMS placement students and alumni reunite at London event

Current and former placement students came together recently for an informal networking event in London.