Andrea Wueest

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Country / region
Switzerland

Andrea studied our Diplomacy, Statecraft and Foreign Policy MSc programme (now entitled MSc Diplomacy and International Governance).

Andrea currently works at Dragon Racing, an American racing team in Forumla-E. Her role involves working with international partners and sponsors to create marketing activations and campaigns.

Why did you choose Loughborough University London/ your programme in particular?

I chose my programme at Loughborough University London as the programme offered a great selection of classes which could be narrowed down to your areas of interest. There were also small class sizes and some evening classes, which allowed you to work during the day. Loughborough University London also stood out to me because of it's location and I wanted to study in London.

How has Loughborough University London inspired you and helped you to progress in your career?

Loughborough University London is very culturally diverse university. Everyone is coming from a different parts of the world which really opens your eyes to other cultures and mindsets.

Tell us about your most memorable experience on your course.

My most memorable moments were definitely the classes with Dr Nicola Chelotti about foreign policy. These discussions about current and past policies in various countries were extremely interesting. We also did a lot of talks and discussions in prepartion for real-life experiences.

Where do you currently work and what is you position?

I currently work at Dragon Racing as a Partnership and Marketing Manager in the United States of America.

Tell us about your career journey so far and the company/organisation you are currently working for.

Dragon Racing is an American racing team in Formula-E. I work with our partners and sponsors from all over the world to create marketing activations and campaigns.

What do you love the most about your current job?

I enjoy communicating and negociating with so many different parties who are all involved in the same project. We travel to each race on all 5 continents which is super exciting and is a great opportunity to apply my studies from Loughborough.