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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.

Warwick is fantastic for its societies and both Warwick Finance Societies and Warwick Economics Society were very helpful.

Name: Martin Li
Home/EU/Overseas: Home (UK)
Course/Graduated: L100 Economics (2017)
Current role: Analyst (Risk Division), Goldman Sachs


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)