James Scott 1984

James Scott (1984)

James is the CFO and Company Secretary at The Open Group, an information technology and services company in Reading. James studied economics, French and Law at Birmingham University.


Imran Shahryar Davies 2006

Imran Shahryar-Davies [2006]

Imran, a former Head Boy, gained an MA(hons) in Economics from Edinburgh University. He then gained an MSc in Political Economy of Development from SOAS. Using his academic skills he undertook numerous assignment throughout the deneloping world including 2 years as an Economis at the Ministry of Finance & Economic Development in Sierre Leone. After working in Vanuatu, Imran is back in the Uk, now married and working as a Senior Policy Adviser at the Cabinet Office.

Sarah Graham [2003]

Sarah gained a BSc in Economics from the University of Nottingham.

After an internship at Bloombergs, Sarah joined the Graduate Programme as a UK Associate at Fortis Bank. From there she joined BNP Paribas as an Analyst in Acquisitions and Leveraged Finance. She moved up in the company as an Associate and is currently (2016) a Vice Principal in Leveraged Finance at BNP Paribas in London.

ashley tomlins 2013

Ashley Tomlins [2006]

Ashley was awarded an Entrance Scholarship to the University of Wales in Aberystwyth where he gained a BSc in Economics, International Politics and Intelligence Studies. He then studied at the Europa College in Brussels  gaining an MA in EU International Relations and Diplomacy. He also studied at McGill university in Canada. After gaining varied experience, Ashley embarked on his first of many government posts starting as an Enterprise  Policy & Strategy Consultant at the Dept. for Business Innovation & Skills [BIS]. He then worked for a short spell as a Policy Office at the Dept. for International Development before moving back to the Dept. for Business Innovation & Skills as a Private Secretary.

March 2016 update

He then got married to Amelie and moved back to Canada. He is currently the Head of Science & Innovation Network at the British High Commission in Ottawa.

James Comery 2012

James Comery [1987 ]

After gaining a BSc in Economics from the University of Bristol in 1990, James took up a number of senior positions in finance befor emoving to aviation systems/avionics. He is now CFO at GE Mil-Aero Embedded systems

Imran Shahryar 2012

Imran Shahryar [2006]

Following seven wonderful years at Roundwood Park, Imran completed an undergraduate degree in Economics at the University of Edinburgh, followed by a Masters degree in Political Economy of Development at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London. He then worked for the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development in Sierra Leone, before returning to the UK to work for the Department for International Development (DFID) in London. In 2015, he moved to Vanuatu, and is currently working there for a regional trade organisation called the Office of the Chief Trade Adviser (OCTA).