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The University's Alumni Awards recognise Lancaster graduates who have made a substantial contribution in their field and have developed an outstanding national or international reputation amongst their peers.
The following awards were made in 2018:
(Business Studies, Lonsdale, 2004) As Head of First Direct, the telephone and online bank, Joe is one of the youngest people ever to make it to the top of the UK banking industry.
(Visual Arts, Pendle College, 1989) Tony is a highly acclaimed sculptor, performance artist and champion for disability rights having worked in disability, diversity and social justice for his whole career.
(Theatre Studies, Pendle, 1992) Donna is a highly respected theatre manager and producer whose career encompasses London's West End and leading provincial repertory theatres.
(PhD Law, Graduate, 2016) Sanaa was the first Palestinian woman to receive a PhD in Constitutional Law and is the only female doctor teaching law at the An-Najah University Law School.
Clare Amsel (Religious Studies, 1979, Cartmel)Executive Director at Dodocoms Limited and Producer, Paralympic Opening Ceremony London 2012
Gary Foxcroft (MRes Environment and Development, 2004)Social Entrepreneur in Residence at Lancaster University and Human Rights Advocate
Andrew Leaitherland (Law, 1990, Grizedale)Managing Partner & CEO, DWF LLP
Professor Hellen Sambili (PhD Educational Research, 1993)Member of Parliament, Parliament of Kenya
Nahed Taher (PhD Economics, 2001, MSc Economics, 1998)Co-Founder and Non-Executive Director, Gulf One Investment
Glen Duncan (Philosophy & The Arts, 1988, Bowland)Author
Allan Chapman (History, 1972, Fylde)Academic Historian of Science, University of Oxford
Sarah Macfarlane (Economics, 1968, Bowland)Professor, University of California, San Francisco
Caroline Rookes (English, 1975, Furness)Chief Executive, The Money Advice Service
Ranvir Singh (English and Philosophy, 1998, Pendle)TV Presenter
Manav Argawal (MSc Management, 2000)President & Director, Dynamic Drilling Holdco Pte Ltd
Barbara Daniels (English, 1986, Furness)Training Consultant, Former VC of England Cricket Team
Rainer Hersch (Economics, 1985, Cartmel)Conductor, ComedianKathleen Reid (Geography, 1996, Cartmel)Deputy Head of Office, Department for International DevelopmentPaul Stewart (English, 1977, Bowland)Children's Book Author
Mark Branson (MSc Operational Research, 1990, Fylde)Chief Executive Officer, Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA
Andrew Cowell (BEng Mechanical Engineering, 1991, Grizedale)Managing Director, Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains
Mike Dormer (Economics, 1972, Bowland)Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Neoss Ltd
Sam Hodges (English Language, 1999, Pendle)Senior Communications Manager, Twitter
Jane Lingham (Advertising & Marketing, 1998, Pendle)Director, Brand Strategy & Media, BBC
Victoria Peterkin (English Literature, Pendle, 2006)Owner, Daisy Nursery
David Shackleton (History & Politics, 1988, Fylde)Managing Director, Phantom Music Management
Carol Atkinson (Law, 1984, County)Judge, Ministry of Justice
Damian Barr (MA Contemporary Sociology, 2000, BA Sociology & English Literature, 1998)Writer, Columnist, Playwright
Amaro Gomes (Accounting and Finance, 1998, Furness)Board Member, International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)
Tim Pemberton (Philosophy and Religious Studies, 1986, Furness)Managing Editor, BBC Radio Gloucestershire