Alumni Award winners 2016

Meet the award winners!

A researcher committed to changing perceptions of dementia, a woman raising awareness of hate crimes against women, a social entrepreneur bringing solar energy to rural villages... Read the inspirational stories of the 2016 Alumni Award winners and how they’re using their UK education to change the world...

Brazil

Professional Achievement Award

Jaime Oliveira - University of Sheffield

Entrepreneurial Award

Henrique Pereira - London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

Social Impact Award

Leticia Osorio - University of Essex

China

Professional Achievement Award

Yifan Ling - Birmingham City University

Entrepreneurial Award

Dun Xiao - University of Cambridge

Social Impact Award

Zheng Jianwei - University of Essex

Hong Kong

Professional Achievement Award

Kenneth Ng King Tsun - University of Bristol

Entrepreneurial Award

Kelvin Chan Tak On - Manchester Business School, University of Manchester

Social Impact Award

Kenny Chui Chi Man - University of Stirling

India

Professional Achievement Award

Nishad Chaughule - Leeds Beckett University (Formally Leeds Metropolitan)

Entrepreneurial Award

Ankit Mehrotra - University of Essex

Social Impact Award

Ria Sharma - Leeds College of Art

Indonesia

Professional Achievement Award

Betty Purwandari- University of Southampton

Entrepreneurial Award

Theresia Alit Widyasari - University of Westminster

Social Impact Award

Ahmad Fuadi - Royal Holloway, University of London

Nigeria

Professional Achievement Award

 Maupe Ogun - University of East Anglia

Entrepreneurial Award

Gbolahan Fagbure - University of Reading

Social Impact Award

Chika Yagazie Chukwumerije - University of Liverpool

Pakistan

Professional Achievement Award

Jahanzeb Awan - University of Sheffield

Entrepreneurial Award

Bilal Majeed Khan- University of Manchester

Social Impact Award

Fiza Farhan - University of Warwick

Saudi Arabia

Professional Achievement Award

Hani Choudhry - University of Oxford

Entrepreneurial Award

Fawaz Saad - Cardiff University

Social Impact Award

Abdullah Al Fraidan - University of Essex

Saudi Arabia UK Alumni Ambassador 2016

Tamara Al Tayeb - University College London

Turkey

Professional Achievement Award

Sevil Yazici - Architectural Association School of Architecture

Entrepreneurial Award

Okan Kara - University College London (UCL)

USA

Professional Achievement Award

 Richard Burgess - University of South Wales

Entrepreneurial Award

Allison Sawyer - University of Leeds

Social Impact Award

Patricia Nagi Mechael - London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine