Alun Lucas

Alun Lucas

Studies at:

Alliance Manchester Business School

Location in:

Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Alun Lucas

Aluns connections

Currently

Studies at:
Alliance Manchester Business School
Location in:
Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Alun has worked/studied in

  • Australia
  • Japan
  • United States of America

Alun speaks

  • English

Alun has experience in

  • Media and Entertainment

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Work

2012 – present

Full Time MBA

Alliance Manchester Business School
  • Full time MBA at Manchester Business School.
  • GMAT score of 750 (98th percentile)
  • President: Marketing & Retail Club
2007 – 2012

Business Director

MEC
  • Strategic communications planning across digital and offline media.
  • Negotiation of press, online and outdoor media.
  • Managing a team of four planner / buyers.
  • Head of press trading - responsible for buying rates across the agency.
  • Member of the new business committee.
  • Winner of Fresh Gold Awards for work on Barbour and Citi.
  • Clients - PZ Cussons, Shearings, Land Securities, Oman Air, Berghaus, First Group, Citi Bank, Apollo Cinemas, Sportsdirect.com, Birmingham City University.
2005 – 2006
(Sep – Aug)

English Language Instructor

Nova
  • English language teacher in Osaka, Japan
2004 – 2005
(Jun – Aug)

Account Manager

Initiative
  • Strategic media planning and account management.
  • Clients - Orange, General Motors, Continental Tyres, Egyptian Tourist Board.
2000 – 2004

Media Manager

Optimedia
  • Planning and buying of press, outdoor, digital, cinema, radio and outdoor
  • TV Planning.
  • Clients - MFI, Allied Bakeries, Tommy Hilfiger, Allied Domecq, Palm.

Work

2012 – present

Full Time MBA

Alliance Manchester Business School
  • Full time MBA at Manchester Business School.
  • GMAT score of 750 (98th percentile)
  • President: Marketing & Retail Club
2007 – 2012

Business Director

MEC
  • Strategic communications planning across digital and offline media.
  • Negotiation of press, online and outdoor media.
  • Managing a team of four planner / buyers.
  • Head of press trading - responsible for buying rates across the agency.
  • Member of the new business committee.
  • Winner of Fresh Gold Awards for work on Barbour and Citi.
  • Clients - PZ Cussons, Shearings, Land Securities, Oman Air, Berghaus, First Group, Citi Bank, Apollo Cinemas, Sportsdirect.com, Birmingham City University.
2005 – 2006
(Sep – Aug)

English Language Instructor

Nova
  • English language teacher in Osaka, Japan
2004 – 2005
(Jun – Aug)

Account Manager

Initiative
  • Strategic media planning and account management.
  • Clients - Orange, General Motors, Continental Tyres, Egyptian Tourist Board.
2000 – 2004

Media Manager

Optimedia
  • Planning and buying of press, outdoor, digital, cinema, radio and outdoor
  • TV Planning.
  • Clients - MFI, Allied Bakeries, Tommy Hilfiger, Allied Domecq, Palm.

Education

Alliance Manchester Business School

1994 – 1998

University of Leeds

Economics, Politics with North American Studies
1996 – 1997

Penn State University

Economics and Politics

Additional Info

Website
www.mbamanchester.com