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Glasgow Univeristy Marketing Society

A place for you to meet industry professionals and learn more about the world of marketing
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Meet The GUMS Team

Christopher Haslund

Christopher Haslund

President

I am a 4th year Business & Management student and responsible for the overall management of the society. I have been part of GUMS of 2 years now and super excited to be managing it over the coming academic year.

Lisa Kropacek

Lisa Kropacek

Vice President

I am responsible for developing and maintaining the society’s strategic partnerships and external relations with corporate sponsors, professionals, and the Adam Smith Business School. In addition, I will manage and assist in all activities and initiatives to grow our society on campus.

Tadiwa Mandivenga

Tadiwa Mandivenga

Vice President

I am a 4th year Digital Media & Information Studies and plan on pursuing a career in strategic marketing. This will be my 2nd year in the society and my role this year will be to help with the management of the society as well as to assist the board in organizing events.

Iris Chong

Iris Chong

Treasurer

I’m organised and have good time management skills, as you have to be if you want any kind of a life with business studies. I’m always that person who is asking if someone needs a hand and I’m more than prepared to go above and beyond what is needed. I would love the opportunity to promote GUMS and the fantastic work they do.

Lucy Pryor

Lucy Pryor

Secretary

I am in charge of the organisation and administration of the society. In will ensure we maintain good relations both externally with partners and internally within the society. In addition to this, I will help run all GUMS events and activities.

Bronagh McGeary

Bronagh McGeary

Marketing

I’m a 5th year languages student, and I’ll be in charge of the society’s presence on our social media channels. From Instagram stories to Facebook events, I’ll be the one making sure our social channels are the best they can be!

JAIME SANTAMARIA

Jaime Santamaria

Event

I am a fourth year business and management student from Madrid, Spain. As the event coordinator, I am responsible for planning and promoting the events undertaken by the marketing society throughout the academic year. I will also work along the rest of the board to assist with any initiatives and ideas the society comes across.

GUMS advisory board

Stephen McCranor

Stephen McCranor

Co-founder, Frame PR

Stephen McCranor is a co-founder of Frame PR. Frame PR is a joint venture between Frame Group and Charlotte Street Partners specialising in high-impact media relations and content marketing for a range of corporate and consumer clients.

Alan Mahon

Alan Mahon

Founder, Brewgooder

Alan is the Founder of Brewgooder, the world's only craft beer brand to bring other people clean, safe drinking water. Since launching with a successful £60,000 crowdfund, Brewgooder has went from strength to strength, even becoming the first social enterprise product to be be listed nationally by Tesco.

Graeme Atha

Graeme Atha

Director, The Marketing Society

Having studied Business and Marketing at Strathclyde University, Graeme began his career in brand management first with Tennent's in Glasgow then on Bailey's with Diageo in London. He then joined Frame where he was Chairman until 2014. As well as a Board Director with The Marketing Society, he also has his own consultancy - CRAK Marketing.

Alison Gibb

Alison Gibb

Lecturer in Marketing (Management) and MSc Management and Pathways Programme

Alison Gibb joined the Adam Smith Business School in 2016, following an extensive career in industry where she gained substantial international experience in Consumer and Customer marketing. Latterly she was Global Marketing Manager for the South African drinks company Distell Ltd.

John Finch

John Finch

Head of Adam Smith Business School

John joined the Adam Smith Business School in October 2012 as Marketing Professor. Previously he was Marketing Professor at the University of Strathclyde, where latterly he was also Vice Dean (Knowledge Exchange) for Strathclyde Business School.

Kayla Andrews

Kayla Andrews

4th Year Business & Management Student, Former President at ASES