Ms Marta Fernandez


Executive Director RMIT Europe

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RMIT Europe

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Global Development

Marta Fernandez

Marta leads the expansion of RMIT’s global reach across research, industry and student mobility in Europe. She oversees the effective implementation of the University's research strategy as well as the development of strong industry partnerships to support the quality and relevance of RMIT education and research. Her focus is also on fostering collaborative postgraduate academic programs and growing opportunities for student exchange within Europe.

An alumnus of University College London in the United Kingdom as well as Spain’s University of Granada, Dr Fernandez teaches research and development management at the University of Granada and holds honorary appointments at University College London and Imperial College Business School.

With a career spanning years of senior management roles in the United Kingdom, Marta’s career highlights include the growth of an international network of over 2,000 researchers and partnerships with more than 100 universities during her time with global consultancy Arup.