Alumni & friends

US alumni contacts

Here you can find the profiles of graduates in the area who are responsible for alumni activity.

Tim Surzyn 
MSc Management with Finance 2002

Tim is the CFO/COO of NEXTHERA Capital LP. His role at a NYC based hedge fund is very broad and involves oversight of the non-investment aspects of the firm. This includes dealing with day to day operational issues and working on legal, tax, regulatory, accounting and systems initiatives.

After project managing the launch of this hedge fund, Tim has recently been working on enhancing the operational processes in order to position the business in the best possible way for capital raising.

Prior to starting NEXTHERA, Tim spent over 5 years at UBS Investment Bank as a consultant within their Prime Brokerage division. He worked in New York and London assisting both start-ups and established hedge fund clients. Prior to UBS, he was the Deputy CFO of Autonomy Capital, a global macro hedge fund. Tim started his career at a small consultancy where he earned his Chartered Management Accountant (CIMA) designation.

Kevin Pedigo (Portland and Seattle)
MBA Full Time Business Administration 1994

Kyleigh Nevis (San Francisco)
MA Contemp European Studies:Politics Policy Society 2006

Kyleigh Nevis is a Program Associate at ConnectEd: The California Center for College and Career. In her current role, Kyleigh is responsible for supporting the media production and development of ConnectEd Studios and the transformation of the ECCCO (Exploring College, Career, and Community Options) curriculum and platform.

Prior to joining ConnectEd, Kyleigh worked as a video editor and producer for nonprofit, academic, and corporate clients in the San Francisco Bay Area, and as an after-school graphic design instructor at BUMP (Bay Unity Music Project). Kyleigh’s passion lies in inspiring social change through media, education, and technology. 

Kyleigh holds a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from University of Washington and a Master’s degree in International Relations from University of Bath, England.

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