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Cafer Deniz

denizCourse: MSc Economics 2013-15
City of residence: Istanbul
Employer: Borsa Istanbul
Interests: Islamic Economics & Finance, Behavioral & Experimental Finance, Political Economy, History of Economic Thought
Contact details: cafer dot deniz at warwickgrad dot net

Do you have any fond memories?

Many memories that’s why I am interested is being an ambassador. As I was in GSSLC (Graduate Staff Student Liaison Committee) I was one of the representatives in my department so we all enjoyed the time.

Where did you live while you were at Warwick?

I rented a house with Warwick MSc Sociology student and we hosted many Warwick friends for Turkish breakfast and dinner.

Were you a member of any societies?

Warwick Islamic Society, very active member

What are you doing now?

I have been working as an academic visitor in Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, Oxford.

Why did you decide to become an alumni ambassador?

I love Warwick. I had offer from UCL as well but I preferred Warwick because I visited before and liked the campus, social life, library, prayer room etc.

What kind of people make up the Warwick alumni community in your area?

Many kind of people. I have still contact with many Warwick friends not only in Turkey but also all around the world.

Anything else you care to add?

I would like to increase Warwick’s reputation in Turkey and all around the world. Please see my interview with a Nobel Laureate Economist, published proudly in Warwick website.