Junaid Javed handles Markcon’s business development both in the UK and Internationally. He has been a part of Markcon since 2014 and is regarded as a phenomenal trailblazer in the education recruitment industry. Junaid’s leadership and vision have brought Markcon to the forefront as a leading recruitment firm, and he has revolutionised how students have access to higher education. Junaid is committed to empowering the youth through education and vigorously enforces the company ethos of “education for all”.
Junaid specialises in the recruitment for the University of Greenwich, London Metropolitan (ECA- International), Oxford International Education Group and many of our other leading partner universities. Along with managing universities, Junaid is in charge of business growth in Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, South America, and North America. Universities and agents interested in partnership can reach out to Junaid for exciting and exclusive opportunities.
Junaid holds a BA (Hons) in Commerce and a Masters degree in Marketing and Innovation.
Junaid offers his services in Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi and English. He enjoys cricket, trying new food, and ice hockey in his spare time.
Larisa has been a part of team Markcon since 2016 and has made a reputation for herself as the backbone of team Markcon’s success. Larisa currently manages Markcon EU from Portugal and can offer her services in Portuguese, Romanian and Russian to those students in need. She is responsible for EU and North America expansion. Her client outreach includes students, universities and schools/colleges.
During her time with Markcon, Larisa has helped enrol hundreds of passionate students into their desired courses and has executed her duties towards her clients with great care and professionalism. She is lauded by both student clients and partner universities for her commitment and dedication to academic excellence.
Highly accomplished, Larisa holds a BSc (Hons) in Business and Law and has had studying experience in Canada as well. She is further responsible for helping team Markcon obtain ATHE and City and Guild certification. She provides a range of ad-hoc services to students in the EU and Internationally, with a particular specialism in EU and Canadian universities.
She enjoys spending time with her family and travelling in her spare time.
Aya manages our London office and is lauded for being a valuable asset to Markcon’s Domestic and International growth. Aya holds a BA (Hons) in Business Management and contributed to Team Markcon’s award-winning reputation.
She is thorough, professional and personable, and her clients commend her for her ability to understand their needs. Her knowledge of student recruitment is first class, and she is someone whom clients love to reach out personally. Aya is tirelessly committed to assisting students to gain access to higher education and offers services across the spectrum of our courses and partner universities. Through detailed research and a sound understanding of our client’s needs, she has ensured our student clients have a wide range of universities to choose from.
Aya is able to offer services in Russian and in English. In her spare time, she enjoys photography, graphic illustration and video games.
Marwa joined team Markcon in 2015 and independently manages Markcon’s legal department. Originally from Canada, Marwa’s knowledge on both domestic and international law has allowed Markcon to transition into international markets with ease.
Marwa holds a BA (Hons) in Criminology from the University of Toronto, LLB (Hons) from City, University of London, and is a Member of the Bar in England and Wales (np).
Marwa offers her services in Urdu, Hindi, and Punjabi. Clients can reach out to Marwa in relation to Law based courses and she can offer assistance in recruitment for City, University of London.
In her spare time, Marwa enjoys spending time with her sons and traveling.
Nick joined Markcon in 2021 and has already made a name for himself as a professional and personable recruitment agent. An expert in what he does, Nick approaches each of his clients with a highly knowledgeable and experienced outlook. Nick is currently responsible for Europe, Asia, Africa and Middle East development. He specialises across the spectrum of courses we offer and can provide ad-hoc services for the University of Sunderland and Wolverhampton. Nick has provided all our partner universities with the brightest, most promising students through his hard work and dedication.
Nick can further offer his services in French and English to clients in need.
Rebecca Rose is the Head of UK and International development at Markcon’s London office. Her primary work focuses on business development by outreaching potential university partners. She is a frequent face at education-focused networking and PR events and is invited to represent Markcon at various platforms.
She specialises in the enrollment of universities like Regent’s University and our other London based universities. Our partner universities regard Rebecca as a fearless agent, committed to securing the best outcome for them and Markcon. Our clients can reach out to Rebecca if they need French or English services.
Rebecca holds a BA (Hons) in Broadcast Journalism and has worked within TV for many years as a producer and presenter. She has received several awards, including “Outstanding Contribution to Trent TV”, and has led her TV channel to receive the highest number of awards at NaSTA. She is proud to have appeared in Vogue and Marie Claire magazine and walked in London, Paris, and Cannes fashion weeks whilst managing her own consultancy/ elite networking business.
Miguel joined team Markcon in 2019 and is recognised by our clients as an outstanding recruitment agent. Holding an MSc in International Marketing, Miguel has made a mark in the recruitment industry and represents Markcon on many international platforms. Through Miguel’s fearless marketing strategies, Markcon has been awarded Outstanding Sales Performance for the years 2020-2021. Our clients commend him for being clear, concise and highly knowledgeable in his advice.
Miguel offers services in Spanish and Portuguese and exclusively handles Markcon’s Central American and Spain operations. Clients can reach out to Miguel for exciting and exclusive opportunities in the regions mentioned above.
In his spare time, he enjoys playing football and going to the gym.
Diana has been a part of the Markcon family since 2019. She has quickly made rapport with our professional and student clients during her time. Diana is recognised in the student recruitment industry for her welcoming and expert approach to each student’s individual needs. She ensures each of her clients finds the perfect course for their professional growth and maintains ties with clients for further prospects.
Diana holds a degree in Finance and Accounting and is most proud of her contribution towards team Markcon’s Outstanding Sales Performance of the year award (2020/2021). She can assist clients in English as well as in Romanian.
She likes learning new skills and recently has been interested in exploring different languages to help her explore new cultures around the world. She started learning Spanish and has already cleared the intermediate level. She also enjoys travelling because she loves discovering new cities and places worldwide.
Valentina has been a part of team Markcon since 2022 and is known for her wealth of knowledge in the higher-education industry.
Highly accomplished in her own right, Valentina holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering and an MSc in Project Management. She is most proud of her award-winning undergraduate thesis.
She can assist clients in English and Spanish.
Josue Alvarez is a valued team member at Markcon Ltd, responsible for ensuring that each one of our students is of exceptional quality. Josue has provided all our partner universities with the brightest, most promising students through his hard work and dedication.
Josue is a level 3 qualified student with an extended BTEC certificate in Public Services and is en route to completing his BA at Anglia Ruskin University. He is particularly proud of his ability to prepare and train students for university admissions. His expertise extends across all of Markcon partner universities, and he offers personalised Spanish and English assistance to students in need.
In his spare time, he produces music and songwriting. He believes music is the purest way to express emotions and takes great pride in creating music.
Stelvio has been a part of the Markcon family since 2018. He deals with student recruits from the UK and Portugal. He can offer assistance to clients in Portuguese, Spanish and English. Stelvio is a highly valued team member and has made a name for himself as an informed and empathetic student recruiter. Stelvio’s clients regard him as a personable agent who gives reasoned advice on universities and courses to pursue. Stelvio’s clients have gone on to have successful careers in their respective industries and credit Stelvio for his part in contributing to their academic growth.
Stelvio holds a bachelor’s in business management. He enjoys volunteering, community service or charity work, and sports such as competing on a team or in a league, hiking, or other exercises in his spare time.
Valerie is the latest addition to team Markcon and is easily recognisable as a rising talent! Hailing from the United States of America, Valerie has discovered her love for the studies of languages in the UK. She holds a degree in English Literature and History from the University of Edinburgh and is currently doing a Master's degree in Russian and Post-Soviet Politics at UCL.
Valerie manages Markcon's social media and is reputable in her ability to engage the interests of students and professional clients. Valeria can offer services to clients in English and Russian.
Valerie is most proud of her degree from the University of Edinburgh. She acts as an Editorial Assistant for the UCL Post-Soviet Bulletin, a weekly newsletter and journal for news coming out of the Post-Soviet sphere in her spare time. She also likes to paint, read, and spend time with friends.