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Susana Martins

Communications Manager
Laureate Portugal

Susana Martins has been the Communications Manager for Laureate International Universities in Portugal since April 2015, working with Universidade Europeia, IADE-UE and IPAM - The Marketing School. In this role she leads the areas of corporate communications, internal communications, event management, and corporate social responsibility.

Susana is the director of Programa Jovens Empreendedores Sociais, our YouthActionNet program in Portugal. She is also an ambassador of Aliança ODS Portugal - Global Compact Network and of Global Goodwill Ambassadors. 

From September 2013 to April 2015, she was the Chief of Staff to the CEO for Portugal and Spain of Laureate International Universities, Dr. Nelson Santos de Brito. Previous roles have included work in marketing, communications, and event management for both universities and the private sector.
Susana has a degree in Business Communication and Public Relations from Escola Superior de Comunicação Social and a graduate degree in Communication and Image from IADE - Creative University.