“Change yourself – you are in control”

Tiago Fachada

Job summary/responsibilities:

Tiago’s responsibilities at Studyportals involves managing relationships with existing partners, advising them on international recruitment strategies and overseeing they are provided with the necessary tools to reach their targets.

General introduction/background:

During his Business Administration Bachelor in Portugal, Tiago began his international experience by taking a semester abroad in Budapest. Soon after that followed a Masters in London, where afterwards Tiago co-founded a Design and Home Renovation Start-up, with the financial and operational support of the University’s Start-up Studio. After 1 year of fruitful experiences in every field of management inside the organisation, he took a sabbatical back in Portugal to reset and rethink his next career. Having always wanted to move abroad again, Tiago took the opportunity at Studyportals to relocate to the Netherlands, where he now wishes to keep on building his personal and professional life.

 Key challenge:

During his University times, Tiago could easily spot problems and changes necessary in some institutions, which would benefit students. Now, at Studyportals, Tiago is in a position to act upon these challenges and keep making Higher Education easily accessible to anyone.

Favourite Studyportals element/experience:

Studyportals’ values are not just meaningless words for outsiders to read, we actually embody those values every single day, with every isolated action