Economy & Finance Network

The Economy & Finance Network is made up of Young Fabians who have a personal, professional or academic interest in economics, industry and finance.

Steering Committee

Amarvir Bal

Secretary, Economy & Finance Network

During the day, Amarvir works as a City Economist within the Big Four.


Politically, key achievements of his include: spearheading the use of data analytics to increase voter registration within his constituency of Bermondsey and Old Southwark as well as subsidising local transport for young people across Staffordshire.


Within the Young Fabians, Amarvir has published seven articles and hosted one event on local government financing.

Gregory Gillette

Communications Officer, Economy & Finance Network

Gregory Gillette works leading a team of unstructured data analysts in the world's largest market research firm.

He studied Languages and International Relations in Canada and Economic History at the LSE.

Gregory has a penchant for winter and outdoor sports, linguistics, and writing on socio-political issues.

Marion Mayer

Chair, Economy & Finance Network

Chris Wongsosaputro

Macroeconomist, Economy & Finance Network.

Chris is currently serving in the role of Macroeconomist in the Young Fabians Economy & Finance Network.

He is working as Audit Manager at EY London, having joined the firm in 2014 as a Graduate trainee. He is a Chartered Accountant who qualified with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland in 2017.

Prior to working, he studied Economics and Statistics in UCL and graduated in 2014.

Outside of work, Chris has been helping the Singapore UK Association as Membership Co-ordinator since January 2016. He has also served as Treasurer for Association of South-east Asian Studies in the UK from Sep 2016 to Dec 2018.

Erzen llapashtica

Social Media Officer, Economy & Finance Network

Ollie Charlton

Vice Chair, Economy & Finance Network

Isaac Hanson

Events Officer, Economy & Finance Network

Tobi Dada

Data Scientist, Economy & Finance Network

Tobi Dada is a studied, and is currently completing a placement year at prestigious banking institution.

Tobi Dada is currently responsible for using the displaying data gathered from the ONS in a visually astatic way to help those within the network better understand it.

Within the Young Fabians, Tobi has published articles and hosted python workshops.

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