Executive MBA alumni profiles

Executive MBA graduates explain how they juggled the demands of work and study, and the career opportunities the Lancaster MBA has opened up.



Mark Woodgate

Executive MBA, 2008

Mark made a career move during the EMBA, tailoring his coursework to two employers. He is now a Lead Infrastructure Partner for Barclays Bank.

David Glazier

Executive MBA, 2008

David applied skills from the EMBA to a complex strategic planning role for the delivery of the London 2012 Olympics.

Eliot Powell

Executive MBA, 2007

As MD of a firm of insurance brokers, Eliot used the EMBA to prepare himself for taking the business in new strategic directions

Nigel Curry

Executive MBA, 2007

An engineer by training, Nigel worked for BAE Systems while completing his EMBA but now heads up a privately-owned project management consultancy.

Jim Curtis

Executive MBA, 2006

Jim undertook the EMBA while managing a global career in pharmaceutical marketing.

Stephane Berthier

Executive MBA, 2006

Stephane completed the EMBA while working in Switzerland for Novartis. It helped him move from R&D to sales and marketing - now in the USA.

Kerry Anderson

Executive MBA, 2006

Kerry's employer, Reebok UK, introduced him to EMBA, and he has since gone on to found his own consultancy firm.

Fay Davies

Executive MBA, 2006

Fay Davies undertook her EMBA as Chief Executive of a small not-for-profit company.

Kay Ojo

Executive MBA, 2005

Kay is now Managing Director for the UK branch of a €50M global software organisation where he is responsible for setting up and growing the UK market for the business.

Dave Till

Executive MBA, 2003

Partway through his EMBA, Dave moved to Business in the Community's regional programme for the North West.