The Sutton Trust alumni community have gone on to do incredible things.
Here we showcase just some of these stories.

Ella Mae Lewis

Ella Mae Lewis is Director of Product at Apolitical

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Tahmid Chowdhury

Tahmid Chowdhury is Co-Founder and Trustee of charity Here for Good and Senior Account Manager at M&C Saatchi

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Emily Gotch

Emily Gotch is Partner Development Manager at Microsoft UK.

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Hayley Moulding

Hayley Moulding is Innovation and Skills Manager at BBSRC UKRI 

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Hannah-Mai Flynn

Hannah-Mai is a business administration apprentice at the Government Equalities Office

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Josh Jowitt

Josh Jowitt is now a Teaching Fellow at Newcastle University Law school.

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Elle Winfield

Elle Winfield is a student at Duke University.

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Sam Turner

Sam Turner is Voice and Influence Manager at Become, a charity working to improve the lives and future life chances of children in care and young care leavers.

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Anu Damale

Anu Damale is currently a masters student at the Science Policy Research Unit, specialising in science technology and security

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Wes Streeting MP

Wes Streeting is MP Member for Ilford North

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Olamide Duyile

Olamide Duyile is a student at the London School of Economics and is also on the Sutton Trust Pathways to Banking and Finance advisory board.

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Izabella Smolicz

Izabella Smolicz is an MB PhD student at UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health

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Natasha Attipoe

Natasha Attipoe is Senior Consultant at Perrett Laver, a recruitment consultancy firm based in London

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James Bedford

James is an undergraduate at Harvard and is the founding co-chair of social mobility programme FYRE

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Anastasija Menshikova

Anastasija is a PhD student at the George Washington University in the US, studying computer science with a focus in machine learning

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Joel Mullan

Joel Mollen works in Skills and Employment Strategy, Policy and Relationships at the Greater London Authority

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Sarah Rowles

Sarah Rowles is a PHD student at the Institute of Education, UCL and the founder of Q-Art, an organisation that seeks to break down barriers to the arts

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Gavin Freeguard

Gavin Freeguard is a History and Politics graduate from Oxford University, and Programme Director at the Institute for Government 

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Tammy Elward

Tammy Elward is Director at the Derby Research School, working closely with the Sutton Trust sister charity the Education Endowment Foundation.

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Syed Naman Ali

Syed Naman Ali is an incoming MSc student at Oxford, and future trainee lawyer

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Andrea Simmons

Andrea Simmons is currently working as a Senior audit assistant at KPMG

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Josiah Senu

Josiah Senu is a law student at LSE

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Asha Brooks

Asha Brooks has received a masters from Princeton university and currently works as a Diplomat for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office

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Lindsey Naylor

Lindsey Naylor is a Cambridge graduate, a Sutton Trust fellow and Partner at Oliver Wyman

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James Duffy

James is a barrister at Fountain Court Chambers, where he specialises in commercial litigation

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Salma Aslam

Salma Aslam is a Bristol graduate and now working as a doctor

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Tom Chudley

Tom Chudley is a PhD student at Cambridge university, specialising in Polar Science

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Hayley Topham

Hayley Topham is a law graduate from Oxford University, and Senior Policy Advisor at the Ministry of Justice

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Tom Wilkinson

Tom Wilkinson is currently on his gap year, working as an assistant language teacher in Japan

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Jameel Malik

Jameel is an apprentice at Network Rail

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