The Aston Alumni Network represents a dedicated and talented group of graduates, bringing the benefits of their education to the world of business and society at large.

Wherever you are, you’ll never be far away from your fellow alumni and the time you shared at Aston University. Being a member of Aston's alumni community can open doors and help connect you to an exciting professional network. Our chapters allow Aston alumni to share their insights and professional knowledge with each other and institutions worldwide. 

Find Your Local Chapter

United States of America

Are you living or working in the US? Be part of the Aston University in Americas Foundation. 

Join the Aston University in Americas Foundation and join many other alumni reconnecting with Aston; through student mentoring, helping with student placement opportunities, establishing scholarship funds, or linking up with fellow alumni. The Foundation also hosts many events throughout the year.  

Find out more about the Aston University in Americas Foundation

Network with alumni in your area via the group page on LinkedIn.  

Contact Details

Treasurer: David McCollum, Combined Honours Business & German 1982 

Email David McCollum

Shanghai Chapter

Are you living or working in Shanghai? Join the Aston University Alumni Chapter in Shanghai! 

All Aston graduates based in and around Shanghai are welcome to join this alumni network. The Aston University Alumni Shanghai Chapter organise events and activities for you to take part in. 

Network with alumni in Shanghai via the group page on the professional social media website, LinkedIn.  

Message from the Chapter President: 

I'm Alexander Wu and graduated from Aston's MBA program in 2001. Currently, I live and work in Shanghai. I'm the GM of Talent Q Group in China, a UK-based global talent assessment company. I'm very excited to start up the Aston University Alumni Shanghai Chapter, and I believe the Chapter will be an excellent platform to reunion all Aston graduates near Shanghai area and change the world into a better place together. It's also a great opportunity to spread the name of Aston in China and let more Chinese have opportunity to know Aston Uni and experience high-quality Aston learning experience! 

Contact Details 

Chapter President: Alex Wu, MBA 2001 

Email: Dong Jiong 

WeChat: 13817181403 

Beijing Chapter

Are you living or working in Beijing? Join the Aston University Alumni Chapter in Beijing. 

All Aston graduates based in and around Beijing are welcome to join this alumni network. The Chapter organises social activities and events for you to take part in. 

Contact Details 

Chapter President: Dr Peter Thong, Production Engineering 1970 

Email:  Dr Peter Thong

Hong Kong Chapter

Are you living or working in Hong Kong? Join the Aston University Alumni Chapter in Hong Kong! 

All Aston graduates are welcome to join the Aston University Alumni Hong Kong Chapter and be part of this alumni network. The Aston University Alumni Hong Kong Chapter organises events and activities for you to take part in. 

Contact Details 

Email: Stephen Lai

Chapter President: Stephen Lai, BSc Building Economics and Measurement 1984 

New Delhi Chapter

Are you living or working in New Delhi? Join the Aston University Alumni Chapter in New Delhi! 

All Aston graduates based in New Delhi are welcome to join this alumni network. The Chapter organises events and activities for you to take part in. 

Contact Details 

Chapter President: Gaurav Brahmbhatt, MBA 2011 

Email: Gaurav Brahmbhatt 

Malaysia Chapter

Are you living or working in Malaysia? Join the Aston University Alumni Chapter in Malaysia!

The Aston University Alumni Association, Malaysia serves as a network for Aston alumni across all professions. The Association organises activities and events for you to take part in. 

Contact Details

Chapter President: Datuk Ir Mohamed Abdul Majid, BSc Civil Engineering 1978 

Honorary Secretary: Ir Mustaza Salim, BSc Civil Engineering 1978 

Email: Mustaza Salim

Nigeria Chapter

Are you living or working in Nigeria? Join the Aston University Alumni Chapter in Nigeria! 

All Aston graduates based in Nigeria are welcome to join this alumni network. The Aston University Alumni Nigeria group organise events and activities for you to take part in. 

Contact Details 

Chapter President: Alexei Osunde, MBA 1983 

Contact: Ayo Ajayi, Honorary Secretary, MBA 2010 

Email: Ayo Ajayi

Switzerland Chapter

Are you living or working in Switzerland? If so, join the Aston University Alumni Chapter in Switzerland! 

All Aston graduates based in Switzerland are welcome to be part of this alumni network. This Chapter frequently organises events and activities for you to take part in. Further details about past events and how to join the Chapter to find out about future activity are below. 

Network with alumni in your area via the group page on LinkedIn.  

Contact Details 

Chapter President: Marcel Wiedmer, MBA 2008 

Email: Marcel Wiedmer 

United Arab Emirates Chapter

Are you living or working in the United Arab Emirates? If so, join the Aston University Alumni Chapter in UAE! 

All Aston graduates based in UAE are welcome to be part of this alumni network. Join in discussions with alumni in the area on the LinkedIn group page

If you have any suggestions for events you would like to take place or want to be part of the organising committee, please contact the Chapter President, Amit Vyas via the LinkedIn group. 

Contact Details 

Chapter President: Amit Vyas, Combined Honours Computing and Business1999 

Email: Amit Vyas 

Vietnam Chapter

Are you living or working in Vietnam? If so, join the Aston University Alumni Chapter in Vietnam! 

All Aston graduates based in Vietnam are welcome to be part of this dynamic alumni network. Further details about past events and how to join the Chapter to find out about future activity are below. 

Contact Details 

Chapter President: Dinh Huong, International Management with Marketing 2007 

Email: Aston Alumni

Greece Chapter

Are you living or working in Greece? If so, join the Aston University Alumni Chapter in Greece! 

All Aston graduates based in Greece are welcome to be part of this alumni network. Further details about past events and how to join the Chapter to find out about future activity are below. 

Network with alumni in your area via the group page on LinkedIn.  

Contact Details 

Chapter President: Evangelos Papadodimas, MSc Electrical Engineering 1978 

Email:  Evangelos Papadodimas 

Taiwan Chapter

Are you living or working in Taiwan? If so, join the Aston University Alumni Chapter in Taiwan! 

All Aston graduates based in Taiwan are welcome to be part of this alumni network. Further details about past events and how to join the Chapter to find out about future activity are below. 

Contact Details 

Chapter President: Dr Niann-Tzyy Dai, PhD Pharmacy 2007 

Email:  Dr Niann-Tzyy Dai

Sydney Chapter

Are you living or working in Sydney? If so, join the Aston University Alumni Chapter in Sydney! 

All Aston graduates based in Sydney are welcome to be part of this alumni network. Join in discussions with alumni in the area on the LinkedIn group page

Chapter President: Neil Hobden, BEng Civil Engineering 1996 

London Chapter

Are you living or working in London? Join the Aston University Alumni London Chapter. 

All Aston graduates based in and around London are welcome to join this alumni network. The Chapter organises social activities and events for you to take part in. Network with alumni via the LinkedIn Group

Contact Details 

Chapter President: Silvija Pachaleva (BSc Business & International Relations 2017)

Email: Silvija Pachalevaite 

Canada Chapter

Are you living or working in Canada? Join the Aston Alumni Chapter - Canada. 

Join the LinkedIn group to network with Aston University graduates living and working across Canada. 

Contact Details 

Chapter President: David McCollum, Combined Honours Business & German 1982

Email: davidmccollum1@mac.com.

Starting your own chapter

Starting your own chapter

Would you like to meet alumni in your area? Why not launch a chapter? Email us at alumni@aston.ac.uk for more information.

Networks, Associations & Societies

Aston Graduates Association

Aston Graduates' Association (affectionately known as AGA) was formed over sixty years ago as an independent body to enable graduates to maintain social contact with friends and keep in touch with their University. 

For details of the latest social events and how to join (there is a £5 annual membership fee), please go to www.astongraduates.org.uk/ 

Contact Details

Email: Aston Graduates

Contact: David Harrison 

Subject: Industrial Administration 

Class: 1976

Aston Marketing Network

The Aston Marketing Group aims to provide an international forum for the sharing of best practice across all areas of marketing and help members make new contacts and develop their knowledge and skills in this area. 

Through the Aston Marketing Group, we aim to offer:  

  • The latest research from the ABS Marketing Group 
  • A dedicated discussion group on LinkedIn 
  • Personal invitations to marketing industry events 
  • Access to vodcasts and podcasts from academics in Aston's Marketing Group 
  • Links with industry. 

Join the Aston Marketing Group on LinkedIn 

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