Former Auditors

Former Auditors of the Union. Few records are available for the years 1872 – 2005, we would be grateful for any information received. The title “President” was used prior to 2006.

  • 1872 – Idris Evans
  • [1942-46?] – The Baron Emlyn Hooson QC, MP, Department of Law
    Chairman of the Liberal Party in Wales
  • 1971 – Roy Falder of Aston, Department of Politics
  • 1972 – Muerig Williams, Department of Politics
  • 1973 – Richard Wynne-Jones, Department of International Politics
  • 2006 – Michael Keary, Department of International Politics
  • 2007 – Nico Strauss, Department of Law
  • 2008 – Kristian Hicks, Department of International Politics
  • 2009 – David Jones, Department of International Politics*
  • 2009 – Hamish Arnold, Department of Law
  • 2010 – Tom Coyle, Department of English & Creative Writing
  • 2011 – Zuzana Podracka, Department of International Politics
  • 2012 – Roberto Brian Sarrionandia, Department of Computer Science
  • 2013 – Karolien Michiels-Keary, Department of International Politics
  • 2014 – Harry Hirsch-Bennion, Department of English and Creative Writing
  • 2015 – Harry Hirsch-Bennion, Department of English and Creative Writing
  • 2016 – Meher Shiblee, Department of English and Creative Writing
  • 2017 – Niall Bunting, Department of Computer Science

* David Jones was elected Auditor in his year of graduation, his platform was to resign immediately, thus making Hamish Arnold the Auditor for the 2009/10 session.

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