Meet some of the incredible people who have studied at Warwick
Discover the brilliant journeys they've been on since graduating and get inspired.
Interesting and successful Warwick Alumni: a human rights lawyer, an entrepreneur, a local politician and social activist, an investment banker, a philanthropic fundraiser, and a successful analyst, share advice for our great new Warwick graduates.
Meet two iconic members of the University of Warwick’s pioneering cohort of 1965 – 1968 graduates, and hear about the visionary evolution of a University steeped in transformative thinking and radical innovation.
English and Theatre Studies alumnus, Michael Punter is a writer of published plays and television series for the BBC, Channel 4, and various theatres. These include The Dark Wave, Come to me, and The Glad House. He is also the Director of Theatre Education for CAPA, The Global Education Network in London where he designs, lectures and administers a range of arts courses for US students.
Advice to graduates
Our alumni go on to do incredible things. Every year we ask a number of them to come back to Warwick and speak at our summer and winter graduations. From leaders in their field to recent graduates, these are alumni that our graduands will relate to, be inspired by and aspire to be.
English and German Literature alumna, Siobhan Benita is the Chief Strategy Officer of Warwick in London and Co-Director of the Warwick Policy Lab at the University of Warwick. In 2012, she resigned her position as a senior civil servant to run as an independent candidate in the Mayor of London election.
English and Theatre Studies alumnus, Lawrence Till has gone on to direct hundreds of plays, been an Artistic Director of two major regional theatres and produced and directed dramas seen all over the world. These include Shameless, Mr Selfridge and the Frankenstein Chronicles.