Mrs Mariann Sarquis-Sepulveda

Senior Administrator


Mariann is responsible for the day to-day operation of the Q-Step Centre to ensure sound management of the centre’s financial arrangements and provide administrative guidance to the academic staff.
She oversees the coordination and delivery of events, further training activities, marketing and external communications and supports the strategic planning and stakeholder engagement.


Mariann joined the University in February 2014 after several years working with the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the British Council.

She was part of the FCO's Global Opportunities Fund Team at the British Embassy in Mexico where she looked after the portfolio on Human Rights and Sustainable Development. Later she worked as programme manager for the British Council’s Governance portfolio in Mexico where she designed projects for the Latin America and the Caribbean Region on topics such as Good Governance, Human Rights and Democracy, Freedom of Information and Criminal Justice Reform. 

Mariann was the Manager of the British Club in Lagos, Nigeria before moving back to the UK.