List of some notable IB graduates
Without any doubt, the International Baccalaureate program is becoming popular with every passing day. One reason is that IB comes with countless perks of graduation and beyond. That's why parents are convincing their children to get enrolled in the IB program than other options such as A-levels.
Just like that, if we begin to make a list of notable IB Alumni or graduates, the list will never finish. But for your motivation, we have sorted a list of some successful IB graduates that have made a huge impact in the world.
Willem-Alexander is the present King of the Netherlands. Willem took the throne after his mother's death in 2013. He is among one of the most prominent and powerful IB graduates. King Willem-Alexander is an IB graduate of the year 1985 from the UWC, Atlantic College, Wales.
You must be familiar with this name; Justin Trudeau is the 23rd and present Prime Minister of Canadian. He is a well-known name among famous IB graduates. Justin Trudeau finished his IB program at the Jean-de-Brébeuf in Montreal in the late 1980s. In some of his talks, he has stated how the IB diploma program has played a big part in his personal development.
Douglas Garven Alexander
Douglas Alexander is a well-known Labor Party Politician from Scotland. Douglas is a notable Alumnus of the University of Edinburgh from where he earned his first-class degree in History and Politics. Currently, he is working as Foreign Affairs secretary and a Parliament member for the Paisley and South Renfrewshire.
Lupita is a well-known Kenyan-Mexico actress and alumnus of the Yale University. If you are into movies you must be familiar with her name. Yes, she is an IB graduate. In 2014, Lupita took the Oscar home for her supporting role in the film 12 Years a Slave. She is also a part of the Marvel movie Black Panther.
Marina is a famous Welsh singer and songwriter. She is renowned for her role in Marina and the Diamonds. Marina has completed her IB diploma from Athens.
Jorma Jaakko Ollila
Jorma is an international business personality from Finland and has served many multinational companies. He also worked as the Chairperson of the Royal Dutch shell corporation; petroleum manufacturers. His success is the outcome of the unrelenting discipline that IB students are taught and is a perfect example of motivation for fresh IB students.
We believe that you surely got motivated by hearing stories of these well-known personalities.