Martin leads the International Office at Sussex, with strategic oversight for international student recruitment. Since joining Sussex in 2011, Martin has restructured and expanded the international team to cover a wider diversity of markets including the opening four overseas offices in China, Nigeria and Malaysia.
In addition, Martin has been instrumental in establishing an on-campus intercultural annual event and undertaking pioneering work with the Guardian Online during 2015 in a feature called the Global Student.
Prior to joining the University of Sussex, Martin was Head of International Recruitment for five years at the University of Roehampton, working in markets throughout Europe, North America, Africa, Asia and Australasia. His work includes winning a HEIST Award for Best International Initiative (2016); shortlisted for a Times Higher Award for Best International Recruitment Strategy (2015) and Best Education Marketing (2006). A graduate of Product Design from the University of Huddersfield, Martin also completed an MBA in Higher Education Management at the Institute of Education, University College London in 2012.