City University London Famous Alumni Info

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City University London Famous Alumni Info

Business and Finance

Sir Brendan Barber

General Secretary of the Trades Union Congress.

Jonathan Breeze

Founder and CEO of Jet Republic, private jet airline company.

Sir William Castell

Chairman of the Wellcome Trust and a Director of General Electric and BP, former CEO of Amersham plc.

Rod Clarke

Former Chief Engineer, Pickering Nuclear Generating Station, Ontario, Canada; Writer and engineering historian.

Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou

Founder of EasyJet.

Bob Kelly

CEO of Bank of New York Mellon, former CFO of Mellon Financial Corporation and Wachovia Corporation.

Muhtar Kent

CEO of The Coca-Cola Company. Formerly, President and CEO of Coca-Cola International and Executive Vice President of The Coca-Cola Company.

Dick Olver

Chairman of BAE Systems (the world’s 3rd largest aerospace and defence company), member of the Board of Directors at Reuters.

Syed Ali Raza

President and Chairman of the National Bank of Pakistan.

Kiran Rao

Executive Vice-President of Marketing & Strategy at Airbus.

Durmus Yilmaz

Governor of the Central Bank of Turkey.

Brian Wynter

Governor of the Bank of Jamaica.

David Woodward

CEO, Aabar Petroleum Investments Company (Aabar), former President of BP Azerbaijan.


Media and Entertainment

Sharon Maguire

Writer and Director, directed Bridget Jones’s Diary.

Dermot Murnaghan

Sky News presenter.

Joanna Blythman

Non-fiction writer, Britain’s leading investigative food journalist.

Ellie Crisell

BBC presenter.

Michael Fish

BBC weatherman.

Gillian Joseph

Sky News presenter.

Kirsty Lang

BBC presenter and journalist.

William Lewis

Journalist and editor of the Daily Telegraph.

Tiff Needell

Grand Prix driver, presenter of Fifth Gear on Channel Five.

Bridgid Nzekwu

Channel 4 newsreader.

Sophie Raworth

Newsreader, presenter on BBC One O’Clock News.

Joel Rubin

World-renown klezmer clarinetist.

Ian Saville

British magician.

Barbara Serra

News presenter for Al Jazeera from London.

Jo Whiley

BBC Radio 1 DJ.

Ruby Hammer

Internationally acclaimed make-up artist.

Faisal Islam

Economics Correspondent at Channel Four News, named Young Journalist of the Year at the Royal Society of Television awards.