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Alumni case studies


What do Warwick Economics graduates do?

Graduates from our undergraduate and postgraduate courses go on to a wide range of positions and careers in a variety of companies and organisations. Find out about their career paths since graduation and how their course and life in the Department prepared them for life beyond graduation.

Working as a member of the Warwick Welcome Service taught me how to spot gaps and make myself useful.

Name: Andrew Watters
Home/EU/Overseas: Home
Course/Graduated: BSc Philosphy, Politics and Economics (2011)
Current role: Economist, Bank of England


You don’t have to work in banking and finance.

Name: Alyssa Lam
Home/EU/Overseas: Hong Kong
Course/Graduated: BSc Economics and Industrial Organisation (2012)
Current role: Senior Analyst, Compass Lexecon


I enjoyed the social side of living on campus after three years studying at a university in London.

Name: Daniel Gore
Home/EU/Overseas: Home
Course/Graduated: MSc Economics (2003)
Current role: Partner, RBB Economics

An economics degree opens more doors than you would think.

Name: Georges Vacharopoulos
Home/EU/Overseas: Home
Course/Graduated: Bsc Economics (2015)
Current role: Overheads and Accounting Analyst (European Finance Development Programme), Mars Inc

The statistical and econometric techniques I learnt I am now applying in my everyday work

Name: Omar Chaudhuri
Home/EU/Overseas: Home
Course/Graduated: Bsc Economics (2012)
Current role: Head of Football Intelligence, 21st Club

Do not give up if someone says you’re not good enough

Name: Giorgio Castagneto Gissey
Home/EU/Overseas: EU
Course/Graduated: MSc Economics and International Financial Economics (2010)
Current role: Research Associate in Energy Economics, UCL Energy Institute (University College London)