St Andrews’ Committee

St. Andrew's Director

Yulia Yashneva


Yulia is a third-year Economics and Mathematics student at the University of St Andrews. Being a current Vice-President of St Andrews Economics Society, she aims to raise the interest among students towards the conference. Through her involvement in SEC and Economics Society she aims to raise students' involvement, raise their awareness regarding current economic issues and help them realize where their knowledge can be used in the real world.

St. Andrew's Head of Sales

Sarah Matthew


Sarah is a 3rd year Economics and Management student at thw University of St. Andrews. She is the Friendly Econ Coordinator of the Economics Society and has previously interned as a Sales and Marketing Intern in Dubai.

St Andrew's Head of Student Speakers

Elliot Barker


Elliot is a third-year Economics undergraduate at the University of St Andrews. As President of the Economics Society, he is excited about the conference and the opportunity it offers to students across Scotland. He completed an internship at a London-based hedge fund last summer and hopes to become a professional economist.

St Andrew's Head of Outreach

Valeria Ryabchina


Valeria is a 3rd year Financial Economics at the University of St Andrews. She is a Deputy Sponsorship officer in the Economics Society and is an Outreach officer for SEC. She has previously completed an internship at an equity crowdfunding firm.