UCLA UK Clubs
UCLA UK Network
President/Chair: Sylvia Mas, Class of 1993
Sylvia is a born and bred California girl who graduated from UCLA in 1993 with a BA in History. As a history major, it should not have been a surprise that she ended up in London. Her flat is older than UCLA. She received her MBA from the University of Arizona in 1998. She spent 10 years as a Management Consultant travelling the globe. She is now a project manager in financial services. In her spare time she attempts, and most of the time succeeds, in recreating dishes from Master Chef, but the soufflé and macaroons still elude her.
Marketing and Social Media Chair: Giovanna Violi, Class of 2013
Giovanna is a native of Italy and moved to the US at age 19 when she attended UCLA. In 2013 she earned a double degree in Art History and History. having developed a specific interest in the Caribeean region within both of her areas of study, Giovanna moved to London to pursue a Master's degree in Caribeean and Latin American Studies. Giovanna has an adventurous spirit and loves to get lost in the streets of London, looking for every art museum and gallery the city has to offer.
Sports Chair: Mikael Perreau, Class of 2005
Mikael is a proud French-American who has lived in France, Texas, & Northern California, and now calls the UK home. He spent his junior year studying abroad at Sciences Po in Paris, and graduated with a Bachelors of Political Science from UCLA in 2005. Since then, he has entered a career in international education - working previously in San Francisco and Paris, and now serving as NYU's Senior International Admissions Officer in London. In his free time, he enjoys all kinds of sports, reading, and finding the tastiest pint in Greater London. Mikael is currently the Sports Chair for the UCLA Network.
President Emeritus: Charlie Swann, Class of 2007
Charlie holds a degree in Theatre/Theatre Arts Management from the University of Kent and graduated with a Master of Fine Arts from UCLA’s School of Theater, Film & Television in 2007. He works as an International Marketing & Promotions Coordinator for Universal Pictures.
Vivian Chen, Class of 2007
UCLA — Anderson
President/Chair: Andrew Wright, Class of 2010
Andrew has a Masters degree in Russian from the University of St Andrews and headed to California to gain his MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management in 2010. He works for Thomas Murray IDS where he heads up research and product management functions serving the institutional investor and fund manager communities.