We are run by volunteers and backed by the Alumni Relations team. Oxford10 Committee is based on two tiers, an Executive committee and an Extended committee.
Executive Committee Members
- James Khan (President), Kellogg College
- Magdalena Ewen (Vice President), Kellogg College
- James Tan (Treasurer), Pembroke College
- Sally Hayward (Events Officer), St. John’s College
- Andrew Seow (Events Officer), Lincoln College
Extended Committee Members
- Andre Riemma (Events Officer), Kellogg College
- Andrey Fadeyev (Events Officer), Kellogg College
- Preity Mohyal (Membership Officer), St. Anthony’s College
- Nan Qi (Events Officer), Keble College
- Teck Wei (Comms Officer), St. John’s College
- Annabel James (Events Officer), St. Hilda’s College
- Pragya Joshi (Events Officer & Special Advisor to President), Wolfson College
- Tania Gupta (Tech Officer), St Cross College
- Atrayee De (Diversity Champion), Exeter College
- Colleen Cumbers (Events Officer), Oriel College
Former Committee Members
- Kaushy Kularatnam (Former Vice President)
- Peter Gleeson (Former Interim Communications Officer), Magdalen College
- Tanya Beverley (Outreach Officer), St Anne’s College
- Naomi Scott-Mearns (Events Officer), St Catherine’s College
- Abhay Soorya (Events Officer), Magdalen College
James Khan (President), Kellogg College
James is a business technologist with twenty four years experience in providing information technology solutions. He is passionate about software engineering, architecture, cyber security, digital transformation, and innovation. His expertise includes creating vision, strategy, and roadmaps for delivering business priorities. Over his twenty-four years’ career he has worked for several large organisations and start-ups, where his roles included Group Head of Information Security, Director of Software Engineering, and Head of Architecture.
Currently, James works for UBS Investment Bank as a Global Architecture Lead for Investment Bank Research. Prior to UBS, he worked with AIB Bank as an Enterprise Architect & Head of Credit Architecture and was responsible for the digital transformation of the Credit domain.
James is also a member of the Oxford University Alumni Board.
He read Software & Systems Security at Kellogg (2014).
President since August 2019
Magdalena Ewen (Vice President), Kellogg College
Magdalena is a passionate linguist who qualified as a teacher after completing her PGCE in 2013 (Kellogg College).
She works full-time as a private tutor teaching French and German to students all around the world. She absolutely loves languages and believes that it is never too late to start learning a new language.
In her spare time, Magdalena loves trying out new recipes. She prepares freshly made dishes every day and bakes cookies and cakes as often as possible.
She also loves snorkelling and her love for exotic fish and sea life has taken her to some magnificent places around the world.
Vice President since January 2020
James Tan (Treasurer), Pembroke College
James studied Financial Economics at the Saïd Business School and was a member of Pembroke College, graduating with a master’s degree in 2017. He is currently employed by JP Morgan Asset Management as a fixed income portfolio manager, specialising in investment grade corporate bonds. He previously worked in corporate banking for Lloyds Banking Group and in the hedge fund industry for AQR Capital Management.
James is a keen skier, a grade 8 pianist and a BSAC qualified scuba diver. In his free time he also enjoys country music, science fiction novels, and cooking.
Treasurer since August 2019
Sally Hayward (Events Officer), St John’s College
Sally studied Human Sciences at St John’s College, graduating in 2017. She is now a PhD student at St George’s, University of London, investigating how stress affects the immune response to tuberculosis in migrants.
Events Officer since November 2018
Andrew Seow (Events Officer), Lincoln College
Andrew was born and raised in Singapore, and did his 2 years of military service driving tanks before pursuing Law at Lincoln College. At Oxford, he was Chair of the Oxford Union Debate Selections Committee. Andrew graduated in 2019 and now works at an executive recruitment startup, where amongst other things he is learning the ropes of being a Londoner. He is keen to put together events to help young Oxford alumni stay connected and forge new networks and friendships. In his free time, he enjoys cooking, reading, and pretending to gym.
Committee member since April 2020
Andre Riemma (Events Officer), Kellogg College
Andre read Software and Systems Security at Kellogg College, having graduated in 2018. He is currently working as a Security Architect at Goldman Sachs. Through Oxford 10, he hopes to expand his efforts to keep the Oxford alumni community in London connected.
Committee member since September 2019
Andrey Fadeyev (Events Officer), Kellogg College
Andrey is a London based software engineer, who recently finished my MSc Software Engineering at Kellogg College. With an international background, and experience in industry and academia, he is keen to support alumni to make new links by pitching in to help at networking events and conferences.
Committee member since October 2019
Preity Mohyal (Membership Officer), St Anthony’s College
Preity has been living in London for over eleven years and has a career spanning in banking and freelance presenting work. From working with the Heads of Anti-Money Laundering at HSBC, Deutsche Bank and MUFG she has solid career in both Financial Crime and Regulatory Compliance. Currently, she is freelancing in presenting and is a regular guest at BBC Radio.
Committee member since October 2019
Nan Qi (Events Officer), Keble College
Nan studied Engineering Science at Keble College and graduated in 2012. Currently, she is working as a System Design Engineer.
Through Oxford10, she hopes to contribute to the vibrant alumni community in London and meet new friends.
Committee member since May 2017
Teck Wei (Comms Officer), St. John’s College
Teck Wei read Philosophy, Politics and Economics at St. John’s College and graduated in 2018. He now works at an executive recruitment startup as the not-for-profit sector head, helping charities and non-profit organisations find the skilled board members they need. In his free time, he contributes to international debating competitions and is a long-suffering Arsenal fan.
Committee member and Communications Officer since April 2020
Annabel James (Events Officer), St. Hilda’s College
Annabel is a gallerist-turned-paralegal working in fintech, with three years of experience as a volunteer Programme Officer for a large academic society that ran monthly lecture events and social functions at venues such as hotels, embassies and universities throughout Tokyo. Her work for that society gave her a strong grounding in liaising with different venue staff, speakers and hospitality providers; managing budgets; and hosting events herself where needed. She is keen to give back to the University that has shaped her life so much by supporting Oxford10, now that she has returned to live and work in the UK. She is keen to take this chance to support the Committee in growing the Oxford10 community.
Committee member and Events Officer since May 2020
Pragya Joshi (Events Officer & Special Advisor to the President), Wolfson College
Pragya studied South Asian Studies at the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies and was a member of Wolfson college, graduating with a Master’s degree in 2011.
Currently working as, a Communications and Strategy leader with Barclaycard’s SME segment, she was previously with the UK Marketing team as a Senior Communications Planner with Barclays UK.
Pragya is a former British Chevening Scholar from India who has worked for a decade in business and consulting with Ernst and Young advising clients such as Vodafone, Airtel, Tata and Microsoft, where she worked in Business Development and Marketing, overseeing campaign style strategic firm wide pursuits for Ernst and Young.
Pragya’s expertise lies in overseeing campaign style strategic pursuits, external and internal communications, business planning and organising high powered industry outreach events like the CFO roundtables and CEO meets. Pragya has also written flagship research reports, managed media relations for EY, and authored Op-eds for senior Partners from the Technology, Media and Telecoms domain.
Pragya has also worked as a journalist with the Hindustan Times and Times of India – India’s two leading national newspapers. In Australia, Pragya worked as a strategic lead with the Australian federal science organisation – CSIRO and in Washington DC, Pragya worked at the Brookings Institution – a leading centrist think tank with their South Asia team.
Through Oxford 10, she hopes to expand her efforts to keep the Oxford alumni community in London connected. She would like to give back to the community, build meaningful personal and professional networks, and make new friends, especially with other Oxford international expats – based in London who want to come together and support Oxford university and its myriad path breaking initiatives.
Committee member and Events Officer & Special Advisor to the President since June 2020
Tania Gupta (Tech Officer), St Cross College
Tania is a data science, management and technology professional working with a number of clients across industry verticals. With a data-driven mind set, her skills range from offering full-cycle consultation and implementation of projects in predictive and marketing analytics, digital and data transformation, CRM/CX and customer analytics.
Tania works directly with her clients to implement business intelligence and strategy that allows for the integration and use of data across business functions, operations and customer experience management.
While Tania currently works in industry, she has also published widely in academic journals, a book chapter, and lectures frequently on the subject of the use of data in industry.
Tania read with the Oxford Internet Institute and St Cross College (2014).
Committee member and Tech Officer since June 2020
Atrayee De (Diversity Champion), Exeter College
Atrayee is a newly qualified Indian lawyer who recently completed her Bachelor of Civil Law (BCL). She is passionate about commercial law, entrepreneurship, business development, and technological innovation. During her time at Oxford, she was elected as the BCL Student Representative and appointed as the Student Ambassador for Exeter College. These roles helped her integrate deeper into the Oxford community. Here she got an opportunity of meeting and working with people from different backgrounds, cultures, and races. This positive experience ignited her desire for promoting diversity and inclusion within the community.
Currently, Atrayee is pursuing her law conversion course to qualify as a solicitor in the city. Prior to this, Atrayee worked in different capacities such as paralegal, summer trainee, and casework volunteer for international law firms. She has a distinction in fine arts and photography. In her free time, she enjoys reading novels, watching movies, and playing badminton. With Oxford10 Atrayee wishes to spread positivism and promote equality. She wants to promote an environment where everyone feels included and appreciated for their own unique capabilities and cultural affiliations.
Committee member and Diversity Champion since June 2020
Colleen Cumbers (Events Officer), Oriel College
Colleen read French and German at Oriel College and graduated in 2020. She remains an associate member of its MCR and is serving as its Vice-President for the next academic year alongside studying for the MA Law at the University of Law.
A member of Inner Temple and aspiring barrister, Colleen hopes to use the wonderful platform that Oxford10 provides to maintain and forge networks with fellow Oxonians. As Events Officer, she intends to ensure that all recent alum can continue feeling connected to a community through a range of interesting and exciting events.
Committee member and Events Officer since July 2020
Former Committee Members
Kaushy Kularatnam (Former Vice President)
Vice President from August 2019 to January 2020
Peter Gleeson (Former Interim Comms Officer), Magdalen College
Peter graduated in 2014 after reading Biological Sciences at Magdalen College. He currently works on the Founder’s Team at Revolut, one of the fastest growing FinTech companies in the world. He also contributes to freeCodeCamp, an internationally focused non-profit which provides high quality tech education to anyone, for free.
Committee member from September 2019 to April 2020
Tanya Beverley (Outreach Officer), St Anne’s College
Former Outreach Officer until July 2020
Naomi Scott-Mearns (Events Officer), St Catherine’s College
Naomi studied Geography at St Catz and has worked in sustainability since. Currently, Naomi coordinates a global UN programme aiming to improve information to consumers to enable more sustainable consumption decisions. She still misses Oxford life sometimes.
Former Events Officer until September 2020
Abhay Soorya (Events Officer), Magdalen College
Abhay read Engineering, Economics & Management (EEM) at Magdalen College and graduated in 2015. He is currently providing technical leadership on various energy projects – smart metering, electric vehicles, storage, and other emerging technologies – aimed at modernizing the sector. Through Oxford10, he hopes to give back to the community, make new friends, and build meaningful personal and professional connections.
Committee member until September 2020