University of Hertfordshire Alumni

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University of Hertfordshire Alumni

University of Hertfordshire Alumni




Notable alumni

Arts, science and academia

Government, politics and society

  • Abdulaziz bin Abdullah – Deputy minister of foreign affairs in Saudi Arabia
  • Guvna B – Urban contemporary gospel rap artist and composer
  • John Cryer – English Labour Party politician
  • Richard Howitt – Member of the European Parliament for the Labour Party for the East of England
  • Akif Çağatay Kılıç – Current Minister of Youth and Sports of Turkey
  • Mark Oaten – British former politician who was a senior member of the Liberal Democrat Party
  • Lawrie Quinn – Labour politician in England
  • Claire Ward – British Labour Party politician
  • Sarah West – First woman to be appointed to command a major warship in the Royal Navy

Business and finance

Media and entertainment

  • Kate Bellingham – British engineer and BBC presenter
  • Yulia Brodskaya – Artist and illustrator known for her handmade elegant and detailed paper illustrations
  • Sanjeev Bhaskar – British comedian, actor and broadcaster
  • Matthew Buckley – British actor
  • Stevyn Colgan – British writer, artist and speaker
  • Sonia Deol – British radio and television presenter, currently at GlobalBC in Vancouver, Canada (previously BBC Asian Network)
  • Bob Johnson – British guitarist formerly in the electric folk band Steeleye Span
  • Lisa Lazarus – British model and actress
  • Upen Patel – British male model and film actor
  • Flux Pavilion – British dub step musician (real name Josh Steele)

Sports and athletics

Our alumni

In our profiles section, split into sectors that alumni are working in, you can read about what some of our graduates have gone on to do after leaving Herts.