The 180 DC Student Branch at LSE was launched in 2014. Year on year, we have endeavoured to provide the best possible service to our clients, and as a result have built a high-standard portfolio of past projects. Through carefully selecting our consultants, we aim to make a significant positive impact in partnership with our socially-conscious clients. We are delighted to have the support of Syed Kamall (MEP). Syed is the leader of the European Conservatives and Reformists Group in the European Parliament and has worked with outstanding effort over his career to help small and medium sized charities.

Not-for-profit organisations and social enterprises are at the forefront of improving the quality of life for many of the world’s inhabitants. These organisations power development, fight against inequality and social injustice and ensure environmental sustainability. In many cases they are the sole providers of opportunities to people who would otherwise find themselves in a cycle of deprivation, which can in turn span generations. Given the importance of these organisations, the need to assist their operations by providing affordable and high quality consultancy expertise is great. It is essential that these organisations have the greatest possible impact and this forms the basis for our motivation to open 180 Degrees Consulting LSE Student’s Branch.

With the kind permission of our previous clients, we have presented below some examples of projects we have engaged in, and the subsequent client feedback. We look forward to updating you with our ongoing projects, should our clients wish to disclose.

Applications for our next recruiting cycle will open at the start of the 2018/19 academic year. Please refer to our Facebook page for ongoing updates on branch activity & events: https://www.facebook.com/lsesu180dc/ 

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Phone: +447548668606

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Sample of Consulting Projects

  • World Vision

    Area: Agriculture
    Year: 2015

    World Vision Angola are currently trying to engage a private sector investor in a profitable potato seed industry, as the conditions for mass market scale up are significant. By increasing national production and reducing potato imports, World Vision aims to alleviate poverty sustainably in Angola’s rural areas as part of their highly successful economic development plan.

    As our flagship opening project, this was successfully completed and we are moving forward with World Vision to continue to help them alleviate poverty around the world.
  • Alternative Peru

    Area: Travel
    Year: 2016

    AlternativePeru wanted to establish a new promotion channel, alongside their strong existing reputation on TripAdvisor. They aimed to do this through partnering with small tour operators, university alumni programmes, and responsible travelling platforms and certifiers. Alongside this, LSE 180DC advised Alternative Peru on their digital marketing strategies.

    Alternative Peru were very pleased with the results from working with us. They immediately implemented our proposed social media strategy, and reported that "the team was very competent and they came up with some great recommendations, that took into account our budget and time restraints".
    NPS: 9/10.
  • Syed Kamall

    Area: Microfinance
    Year: 2016

    Syed Kamall is a well-established Conservative MEP for London, who works to improve the lives of Londoners whilst also supporting social projects. Syed partnered with LSE 180DC to look into the funding possibilities for a microfinance venture.

    Syed commented that the our team were really helpful in providing a foundation to build upon. In particular, Syed commended LSE 180DC's ability to produce reports of a professional standard that contribute to the foundation and aims of the project.
    NPS: 10/10
  • Dreamline Energy

    Area: Renewable Energy
    Year: 2016

    LSE 180DC assisted Dreamline in soliciting funding and achieving acceptance into a Tanzanian incubator, which would provide advice on leadership,
    marketing, modelling, and expansion.

    We received feedback that our branch "showed a strong understanding of Dreamline Energy" and that "the research was conducted to a very high level". They rated their overall experience with LSE 180 DC as "Excellent", and we look forward to supporting their work. NPS: 10/10.
  • Crowd Patch

    Area: Finance
    Year: 2016

    Crowd Patch engaged LSE 180DC to receive guidance on how to publicise, expand, and move CrowdPatch toward community-based lending module. We worked with them on analysis of niche market segments, alongside methods of further strengthening their user base.

    Crowd Patch greatly appreciated the fresh view that our branch could provide the company, reporting their experience as one "of a group who would recommend things that were contrary to the present strategy". The LSE 180DC recommendations made were implemented after approval of relevant stakeholders.
    NPS: 10/10

Branch Leadership Team

  • Tommy Lunn

    Tommy Lunn

    President

    tlunn@180dc.org
  • Vedika Anchalia

    Vedika Anchalia

    Internal Vice President

    vanchalia@180dc.org
  • Rupom Subramanian

    Rupom Subramanian

    External Vice President

  • Dounia Pajoheshfar

    Dounia Pajoheshfar

    Finance Director

  • Marvin Yee

    Marvin Yee

    Secretary

  • Mei Xian Liew

    Mei Xian Liew

    Client Acquisition Director

  • Andrey Repin

    Andrey Repin

    Consulting Director

  • Fraser Clark

    Fraser Clark

    Consulting Director

    fclark@180dc.org
  • Cody Wang

    Cody Wang

    Consulting Director

  • Matthew Williams

    Matthew Williams

    Marketing Director

  • Shawn Lee

    Shawn Lee

    Events Co-Ordinator


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