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.





Cheng-Kang Wang

MSc Quantitative Finance, 2012

Cheng-Kang now works as a researcher at Manchester Business School.

Min Xiao

MSc Quantitative Finance, 2012

After his MSc Min joined UBS as an Operations Analyst but is now a management trainee with HSBC.

Muhammad Usman Raja

MSc Money, Banking & Finance, 2012

Muhammad now works as a Research Officer at the Ministry of Finance in Pakistan.

Weiwei Kou

MSc Quantitative Finance, 2012

Weiwei decided to study for a PhD in Economics at Lancaster after completing his MSc.

Georgina Lunn

BSc Economics (Study Abroad), 2012

Before graduation, Georgina secured a place on EY's graduate scheme as an Assistant Tax Advisor.

Evgeni Ivanov

BSc Economics, 2012

Evgeni completed his degree in BSc Economics and went onto work for the Bulgarian National Bank.

Benjamin Philpott

BSc Finance & Economics, 2012

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

Anatoli Monastirski

MSc Money, Banking & Finance, 2011

Anatoli's studies proved indispensable in getting a job with KPMG.

Georgia Bourmpou

MSc Money, Banking & Finance, 2011

Georgia began working as a Junior Risk Manager for MDO Group in Luxembourg after completing her degree.

Ningjie Wang

MSc Money, Banking & Finance, 2011

Ningjie is now a PhD student in the Economics Department at LUMS.

Xinxin Liang

MSc Money, Banking & Finance, 2011

Xinxin went on to become a Project Manager at Credit Financing Guarantee Group Co. in Shenzhen, which focuses on helping small and medium firms with their financing solutions.

Haakon Holth-Larsen

MSc Money, Banking & Finance, 2011

Haakon gained a place on a two-year graduate programme with Nordea Bank after completing his Masters.