February 2018

Graduates in the spotlight - February 2018.

Patricia Abbott

Patricia Abbott

BSc Hons Psychology 1989 Jordanstown

Graduate Patricia Abbott, HNH Human Capital, on the benefits of executive coaching.

Source: womeninbusinessni
Liz Atkinson

Liz Atkinson

BSc Hons Professional Development in Nursing 1991 Jordanstown

How Ulster graduate and Cancer Focus NI’s head of care services Liz Atkinson has helped thousands of people living with cancer.

Source: Belfast Telegraph
Jeremy Biggerstaff

Jeremy Biggerstaff

BSc Hons Computing and Information Systems 1993 Jordanstown

Belfast web developer Flint Studios, run by Ulster alumnus Jeremy Biggerstaff, is creating ten jobs in £800k expansion.

Source: Belfast Telegraph
Alan Crowe

Alan Crowe

BSc Hons Combined Science 1984 Jordanstown

Royal Ulster Agricultural Society announces new chief executive, Ulster graduate Alan Crowe.

Source: Belfast Telegraph
Chloe Duggan

Chloe Duggan

BA Hons Textile Art, Design and Fashion 2014 Belfast

Belfast designer and graduate Chloe Duggan set for first Commonwealth Fashion Exchange at Buckingham Palace.

Source: newsletter.co.uk
Sean Gallagher

Sean Gallagher

MBA 2000 Jordanstown

Alumnus Sean Gallagher appointed President of US pharma firm Nutriband.

Source: The Irish Times
Paula Grant

Paula Grant

BSc Hons Optometry 2015 Coleraine

Alumna Paula Grant (Lisburn) has been selected to represent Europe at the Patsy Hankins Trophy in March 2018.

Source: golfnet.ie
Ashling Lindsay

Ashling Lindsay

BDes Hons Design for Visual Communication 2013 Belfast

Ulster University alumna and illustrator Ashling Lindsay shortlisted for Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2018.

Source: ni4kids.com
Naoimh McConville

Naoimh McConville

BSc Hons Business Studies 2010 Jordanstown

Ulster graduate Naoimh McConville on finding her place in the family firm MJM Group and how it has set its sights on major new markets.

Source: Belfast Telegraph
Martina McKenzie

Martina McKenzie

BA Hons Philosophy 1995 Coleraine

Ulster alumna Tina McKenzie named as the new head of policy at Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).

Source: Belfast Telegraph
Gillian McLean

Gillian McLean

BA Hons European Business Studies 1995 Coleraine

Ulster graduate Gillian McLean launches new marketing and communications consultancy.

Source: womeninbusinessni
Pete & Julia Snodden

Pete & Julia Snodden

BA Hons International Business Studies 2002 Coleraine, & BSc Hons Food Technology Management 2002 Coleraine

Graduate Pete Snodden, Cool FM DJ on how he met his wife Julia while they were both studying at Ulster University in Coleraine.

Source: Belfast Telegraph