Alumni

Twynham Sixth Form prides itself on having helped to launch the career of many of our alumni, and our 'Launching Careers' brochure details just some of these.

We are always interested and happy to hear from our alumni and below are a sample of some who have gone on to achieve great things:

Ricci Symons, left in 2009Ricci

BSc in Chemistry from Cardiff University

Ricci joined from another school and struggled to settle into work habits in Year 12, but things came good. In his words... "I absolutely loved my time at Twynham! Great, great memories!"

Ricci is now working for the United Nations, in an agency called IFAD (International Fund for Agricultural Development). He is a knowledge management and communications consultant for the Environment and Climate Division. The division is working to increase the climate resilience of smallholder farmers in developing countries.

Kathy Chant, left in 2002Kathy

Kathy studied nursing and a BSc in Psychology from Cardiff, and an MSc in Neuropsychology from Bristol. She is currently studying for a PhD at UCL.

She is a neuronatal nurse and is about to compelte her PhD, looking at deafness in pre-term children.

Jonny Yates, left in 2007Jonny

University of Surrey - Ba in Creative Music Technology, then an MA in Music (Composition)

Jonny finished academia with a clear direction to pursue his career as a music composer for TV and film. He moved into London to network and find work and has had the pleasure of composing music for HSB, Bentley Motors, McLaren and Rapha. He also wrote music for a TV commercial sponsoring the James Bond move 'Spectre'.

Oli Rowland, left in 2008Oli Rowland

Oli completed his CTC Aviation training to commercal level and is now a Senior First Officer for EasyJet in Switzerland. He will shortly be joining BA and the long-haul service, flying the Boeing 747.

Living in Chamonix, Oli combines his work as a pilot with a passion for extreme outdoor sports. He is engaged to Lydia Clayton, with whom he was at Twynham School.

Adam Humpheries, left in 2005Adam Humpheries

Adam completed a Business degree at the University of Surrey.

He works at J.P.Morgan and has so far travelled to work in London, Zurich and New York, where he is currently a Global Business Manager.

Janek Budynkiewicz, left in 2007Janek

Janek completed a degree in Mathematics at Bristol University.

He joined Twynham School from Porchester School, following an impressive line of excellent mathematicians from Porchester, and is now an actuary. He is quite the sportsman, completing marathons, triathlons, surfing and mountain walking.

Pete Bailey, left in 2005Pete Bailey

Pete completed a Music degree at Southampton University.

He now runs his own film production company called Story Culture. It is an Award-Winning Creative Film Agency based in London. They produce videos that tell stories of businesses, brands, people and life. Please click here to see it.

Becky Cook, left in 2009Becky Cook

Becky completed a Sociology degree at the London School of Economics.

Having completed her studies at LSE, Becky secured a place on the Graduate entry programme with EY based in London. She now works as ‘Brand and External Communications Executive’ at the same company.

Jordan Rice, left in 2009Jordan Rice

Jordan went to Portsmouth University and completed a degree in Business Enterprise Development.

He went on to earn a place on the Rolls Royce Graduate scheme, including a period of time working and training in Germany. He works mainly in marketing and sales and is living in Goodwood.