Economics alumni profiles

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





Guoda Cibaite

BA Economics and International Relations, 2013

After an MSc and internships with the UN and the Scottish Parliament, Guoda is now working on anti-poverty strategies with the Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Zhaoxian Huang

MSc Quantitative Finance, 2013

Zhaoxian applies his skills in quantitative analysis daily for his job in risk management.

Xingzhi Yao

MSc Money, Banking & Finance, 2013

After her Masters, Xingzhi decided to stay on at LUMS to study for a PhD in Economics.

Jiangfan Jing

MSc Quantitative Finance, 2013

Jiangfan now works for Oriental Research Capital in Beijing.

Junhan Lei

MSc Money, Banking & Finance, 2013

Junhan's postgraduate study enabled her to get the job she had hoped for at Citibank China.

Lisa Simon

BA Economics and International Relations, 2012

Lisa is currently doing a PhD in Economics at the University of Munich.

Sarang Kulkarni

MSc Money, Banking & Finance, 2012

Sarang started working as a Credit Rating Financial Analyst at Dun & Bradstreet in Dubai, after graduating.

Haohan Li

MSc Money, Banking & Finance, 2012

Haohan did an Economics degree at Lancaster before joining the MSc MBF, and is now a Client Manager at Industrial Bank China.

Nan Wang

MSc Quantitative Finance, 2012

Nan reflects on the wide choice of modules in the MSc Quantitative Finance programme.

Boyan Karkovski

MSc Quantitative Finance, 2012

Boyan secured a job at Lloyds TSB as part of the Market and Liquidity risk team.

Katy Shaw

BA Business Economics (Study Abroad), 2012

Katy currently works in Code Computerlove as Account Manager.

Shirley Yip

BSc Finance and Economics, 2012

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