Darryl Ursin

Darryl LargeAttended the London School of Economics, UK graduating in 2019 and now works at UAP (Old Mutual) in Nairobi. Darryl was awarded a Beacon Scholarship in June 2016, and was a Beacon Scholar at university for 3 years.

Darryl graduated with BSc in Actuarial Science at LSE, and achieved a First Class grade. He interned with UAP (Old Mutual) in Nairobi during summer 2018, and is currently continuing his internship there, full-time.

While at LSE he volunteered with the Thomas Pocklington Trust, helping visually impaired people participate in activities, especially swimming. He also volunteered every year of his studies at the East London Day Centre for Crisis at Christmas, latterly in a leadership role as a Sports Activity Leader. He led the Speculative Fiction & Tabletop Games Society, was an academic mentor to three fellow Statistics students, and his 3-man team came second in the LSE Practioners Challenge, a two-month project modelling real-life scenarios using market data.