In 2018, Dr Hassan Said was made an Honorary Graduate of Brunel University London. Peter Ward (BSc Economics and Business Finance 2001)Peter Ward is the Co-Founder and CEO of the award-winning WAYN.com (‘Where Are You Now?’) which launched in 2003 and was acquired by lastminute.com Group (LMN) in 2016. Contact Information. He will be much missed by his many friends in the chess world. She has worked as a Product Innovation Consultant at Joseph Joseph, and is currently working on medical products as a Product Design Consultant. It is also a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the European University Association and Universities UK. She has appeared in BBC, ITV and Channel 4 productions, TV adverts, and has modelled for Matthew Williamson, Vivienne Westwood and Armani. In 2013 she was named as one of Cambridge University‘s ‘Inspirational and successful women in science’. Sharon was also nominated for the 2016 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series for Catastrophe. He leaves two daughters and three grandchildren. Andrew Ives (BTech Electronic and Electrical Engineering) Andrew Ives pioneered the use of microwave radar for adaptive cruise control, digital control systems for engine and transmission management, and vehicle safety systems. He was responsible for the airway’s flagship Upper Class Cabin design and has won multiple awards for his work. He was leader of ONNED (the New Democracy youth organisation) from 1976 to 1977. Hannah has written a book on consciousness - part of the Ladybird Expert series aimed at adults - providing an introduction to the brain and the idea of consciousness.
Our Alumni Network platform is the ideal place to start or reignite your Brunel alumni journey and connect with fellow Brunelians - join today! Agustin Pichot (Business Studies & Sport Sciences 2002)Agustín Pichot (born 22 August 1974 in Buenos Aires) is a retired Argentine Rugby Union scrum-half, formerly captain of the Argentine team and Bristol Rugby. He currently serves as the Canadian Bureau Chief for British news publisher C21 Media, and has previously served as Associate Editor for Canadian non-fiction news publisher Realscreen. She went on to have roles in the BBC drama Sweet Revenge and Sky One's Dream Team. Liesel Schwarz (Creative Writing 2011)Liesel Schwarz is a published ficton author, whose trilogy The Chronicles of Light and Shadow was commissioned and partly written at Brunel. Ken MacLeod (Mechanical Engineering 1988)Ken MacLeod is an award-winning science fiction author. When you graduate from Brunel, you automatically become part of our worldwide alumni community; a network of over 140,000 fellow graduates with Brunel in common! In 2017, Brad secured his first World Cup medal with Bronze in Whistler before making his Olympic debut at the 2018 Winter Olympics. Abo signed for Wealdstone in July 2017 where he played 24 league games, scoring 14 goals. During this time he travelled from one end of the Caribbean to the other and could trump anyone who had been on holiday there by having been to even the most obscure island. In addition, he has seven national championships to his name. It is with regret that we announce the passing of the following members of our community. In 2003, she was listed in The Observer as one of the 50 funniest acts in British comedy. He is a regular guest on TV comedy panel shows including Mock the Week, Would I Lie to You?, QI, Have I Got News for You and Fast and Loose. In 2016 she switched to bobsleigh, before making her competitive debut in mid-2017. Andrew was not far below England’s leading chess players in the 1970s and 1980s, and obtained two International Master norms. Andrew Barrett has managed contracts for Panasonic, St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and Central London Community Health Care. He received widespread acclaim, which included an Oscar nomination in the Best Documentary (Short Subject) category, for his debut documentary for HBO about French film maker Claude Lanzmann.
Brunel UniversityLondon is a campus-based university situated in Uxbridge, West London, and ishome to nearly 13,000 students from over 100 countries worldwide. Jo Brand (Social Sciences 1982)Jo Brand is a BAFTA winning comedian, writer, and actress.
He became Head of Department in 1985, and the Dean of ScienceDerek Imrie in 1989. Paul Dickenson (Physical Education 1971)Paul Dickenson is a former British and Commonwealth record holder in the Hammer and represented Great Britain at two Olympic Games. Prior to joining Babcock he worked in Facilities Management and local government.
Sharon has won a British Comedy Award for Best TV Actress and Best Comedy Drama for Pulling. Tony Adams MBE (Sport Sciences 2006)Tony Adams is a football manager and former Arsenal defender.
Montell was then selected as the reserve for the women's bobsleigh squad for the 2018 Winter olympics in PyeongChang.