London Chapter

The London Alumni Chapter was launched in 2018,  with the aim of bringing together La Trobe alumni from across the United Kingdom. The Chapter supports La Trobe graduates living in London (and beyond) and encourages the pursuit of lifelong learning.

Why join the London Alumni Chapter?

  • connect, both to a network of fellow alumni, and La Trobe.
  • access a diverse network that can be of benefit socially and professionally.
  • attend alumni events at unique venues in some of the more hidden parts of London.
  • recognise and celebrate the accomplishments of La Trobe graduates.
  • become part of a growing international community.

How to join

Any alumnus (graduate) based in the United Kingdom is welcome to join the Chapter Committee as well as attend Chapter events and activities.

Membership is free!

To find out more please contact The Alumni and Advancement Office

Chapter Committee

Co-chair: Christian Wright

Christian graduated from La Trobe in 2008 with a graduate entry Bachelor of Laws, having gained a Bachelor of Biomedical Science from the University of Melbourne in 2005.

Christian relocated to London in 2009 after qualifying as a solicitor at a top tier law firm in Melbourne. He spent nine years working for one of the world’s top 10 universities, enabling academically-lead research and innovation with corporates, government bodies, charities, universities and philanthropists around the world. Christian is currently director of contracts at a US fintech firm that delivers commerce-enabling solutions to financial institutions across the globe.

Christian is proud to have been an International Alumni Ambassador for La Trobe since 2018, connecting graduates across the university’s global network. He is an avid traveller, photographer, sports lover and foodie.

Co-chair: Anastasia Cavouras

Anastasia read politics and history at La Trobe University. She holds an Arts and Social Science Degree in Political Science. Upon graduating she was employed by The Age newspaper in their advertising department. Since moving to London, Anastasia has held senior level global roles in creative and commercial business units in media and publishing with a focus on advertising in print and digital, innovation, product development and global licensing.

Since January 2018, Anastasia has held the role of International Alumni Ambassador, London for La Trobe University. She looks forward to connecting with fellow alumni and representing La Trobe’s Chapter in London.

Secretary: Rubina Amin

Treasurer: Position vacant

Social Media Coordinator: Michelle Phillips

Events Coordinator: Stephanie Paone

Committee Member: Ray McLean

Committee Member: Andre Petrolo

Committee Member: Rob Scherini 

We invite alumni to join our London Chapter, to connect, engage and share their experiences. We wish for the Chapter to be and act as a home away from home.

– Co-chairs, Anastasia Cavouras and Christian Wright

Chapter Events

2019 Alumni Event in London with Ros Kelly

The London Alumni Chapter is thrilled to invite you to the next in the series of our London Alumni events.

Find out more and register today