Edinburgh’s Committee

Callum McGrath - Leila Duchenne - Daniel Cherkasskiy-Saini - Christina O'Donovan - Kristina Gushtan - Elpida Florou - Yixiao (Leonard) Jiang - Eve Simpson


co-Head of Outreach, Callum McGrath: Spent six weeks working in public policy at the Scottish Funding Council (SFC) as part of the Economic Futures initiative. A main aim of SFC is to widen access to higher education and aiding the exploration of economics for students such as myself and its applied utility. I am primarily interested in the study of public goods and bads, especially those that have an environmental impact.

Head of Student Speakers, Leila Duchenne: Third Year studying Economics and Mathematics, having had work experience at the Open University finance department for 3 months in summer 2019, currently working on a mini consulting project with BCG, and a member of the Edinburgh University Hockey Club.

Marketing Assistant, Daniel Cherkasskiy-Saini: An active member of the TMT sector in Edinburgh University Trading and Investment club

co-Head of Outreach, Christina O'Donovan: Keen interest in the international political economy and politics of money

Marketing Assistant, Kristina Gushtan: Completed a summer internship at Expobank CZ and is currently a session leader in the Economics Peer Assisted Learning Scheme.

Director, Elpida Florou: Have had internships in the Permanent Representation of Greece in the EU (Brussels) & at Standard Life Aberdeen (Edinburgh), was the Head of EconWomen at the University of Edinburgh, as well as a leader and later coordinator in the Economics Peer Assisted Learning Scheme.

Marketing Assistant, Yixiao (Leonard) Jiangt: An economics student with an internship at a Chinese investment bank and as an analyst at the Edinburgh University Trading and Investment Club.

Head of Sales, Eve Simpson: A 2nd year Economics and Politics Student at the University Edinburgh and Treasurer of Edinburgh Labour Students