Northumbria University Famous Alumni

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Northumbria University Famous Alumni

Notable Alumni Many graduates of Northumbria University, and its predecessor colleges, have since become well known and highly regarded in their chosen fields. Here are just a few of our notable alumni, but if you know of others, do let us know.
Northumbria alumni are making a very distinctive mark on the world, from famous personalities to high flying business people.Some of the best known brands around the world are powered by Northumbria University alumni. Working for a range of organisations, across a range of different sectors in a wide variety of roles, our graduates are really making an impact and transforming their lives and those of others.

Below are some of our most notable alumni and some of our rising stars:

Amanda Berry OBE (HND Business with Graphic Design, 1982)
Bibiana Aido (BA (Hons) International Business Administration, 2000)
Gordon Sumner (Sting) CBE (HCES Teaching Studies, 1973)
Sir Jonathan Ive KBE (BA (Hons) Design for Industry, 1989)
Kevin Whately (BA Accounting & Finance, 1969)
Martin Corry MBE (BA (Hons) Sports Studies, 1997)
Neil Marshall (BA (Hons) Media, Culture & Society, 1992)
Peter Horbury (BA (Hons) Design for Industry, 1972)
Rob Law MBE (BA (Hons) Design for Industry, 2000)
Scott Henshall (BA (Hons) Fashion, 1997)
Stephen Miller MBE (BSc (Hons) Business Information Systems, 2002)
Steve Cram CBE (BA Sports Studies, 1983)
Stewart Wingate (BEng (Hons) Electrical & Electronic Engineering, 1994)
Tim Brown (BA (Hons) Design for Industry, 1985)
Tunde Baiyewu (BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance, 1992)
Victoria Pendleton CBE (BSc Sport & Exercise Science, 2002)