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About Us

UCL FTR is a student-led publication that explores the latest innovations within the professional

eco-system.

UCL Finance & Technology Review (FTR) is a student-led publication covering ideas and news related to innovation within fields such as FinTech, Big Tech, Finance, Data and AI, Entrepreneurship and ESG.

Headed by the Research division at UCL FinTech Society, FTR also features Opinion pieces from UCL students and reporting on society Events.

Through a forward-looking focus, FTR examines current affairs, developments and discussions, with the aim of helping students to gain footing in understanding what the future of industries might look like.

Meet the team

UCL FinTech Society Research Team 2020/21

Managing team

VP of Research and

Head of UCL FTR

Sonia Chui

BA English

Interests:  Sustainable investment, EdTech,  Personal finance,  Art exhibition visits

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President of UCL FinTech Society

Serena Capilla Murphy

MSci Mathematics with Economics 

Interests:  FinTech, Payments, Banking, DeFi

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Senior Editor

Mo Safayat

BSc Social Sciences with Quantitative Methods 

Interests:  Corporate finance, M&A deals, FinTech, Reading non-fiction  books

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Senior Editor

Anushree Gupta

BASc Arts and Sciences 

Interests

ESG, Data and AI, Finclusion,  Microfinance

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Marketing Executive

Bridget Phillip

BSc Economics

Interests

Data science , Development, Urban economics, Pizza

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Research

First-year Rep

Máté Veczel

BSc Economics

Interests

 Investment banking, Data science, Wealth management, Military aviation

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Management

First-year Rep

Abhishek Ghosh

BSc Economics

Interests

 Equities, Macroeconomics, Film-making, Poker

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Marketing Executive

Antonia Secelean

BSc Information Management for Business 

Interests

Programming, Data Science, Tennis

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Section Correspondents

FinTech Correspondents

Mukund Hari Nathany

BSc Economics

Interests:  Technology, Business & Entrepreneurship, Financial Markets, Films & TV

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Myra Leung

BSc Information Management for Business 

Interests:  Blockchain, AI, Machine Learning, Solving puzzles (2D&3D)

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Technology Correspondents

Rameez Hashmi

BSc Economics 

Interests:  Embedded Finance, Internet of Things, Augmented Reality, Dystopian Novels

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Anushka Dhingra

BSc Information Management for Business

Interests:  Business Intelligence, Financial Technology, Internet of Things (IoT), Writing Poetry 

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Bio-Technology Correspondent

Bence Kover

MSci Cell Biology 

Interests:  Biotechnology, Programming, Personal finance, Reading popular science books

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Finance Correspondents

Yifan Shen

BA Geography with Social Data Science

Interests:  Sustainability, Economic Poverty, Policy Making, Chess 

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Solomon Wong

BA International Social and Political Studies

Interests:  

Entrepreneurship, Investing, Reading non-fiction books, Snowboarding 

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 Data and AI Correspondents

Emma Prevot

BSc Physics with Medical Physics

Interests:  Artificial Intelligence, BioPhysics, MedTech, Wine tasting

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Shreshth Malik

MSc Machine Learning 

Interests:  Data-driven decision-making, AI ethics/bias, Machine learning in science, Quant finance, Cycling

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ESG Correspondents

Lili Lantos

BASc Arts and Sciences ​

(Currently study-abroad year)

Interests:  Digitalization, Behavioural Economics, Sustainability, Debating

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John Khoo

BSc Management Science 

Interests:  

Investing, AI, ESG, Diving 

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Entrepreneurship Correspondent

Sree Sanakkayala

MEng Computer Science 

Interests:  Philanthropy, Tech for Good, Technology. Entrepreneurship, Athletics

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Opinions and Events Correspondents

Khadra Mohamed

BSc Social Sciences

Interests:  Consumer behaviour, Corporate social responsibility, Artificial intelligence

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Amal Malik

BA Comparative Literature 

Interests:  Cryptocurrencies, Fintech on developing countries,  Micro finance

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