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Steven Roberts

Head of Department

Location: Dublin Main Campus

Room: D011

Extension: 01-4150412

Development Activities

Academic Qualifications
BA (Hons) History; MSc Management (Tourism); Prof. Certificate in Data Protection; Mini-MBA in Marketing; Prof. Diploma in Strategy and Innovation; Prof. Certificate in Governance; Certificate in Company Direction; Diploma in Company Direction.
Professional Qualifications


Steven is group head of marketing for Griffith College and a member of its management board. Over the past twenty years, he has held a range of marketing and senior management roles in Ireland and overseas, specialising in the areas of education, heritage, strategy and tourism marketing.

As Griffith’s Group Head of Marketing, Steven oversees all marketing, brand and promotional activities in the Irish and UK markets, managing our national marketing, digital, PR and social media teams.

Steven is a Chartered Director. He is a member of the Marketing Institute of Ireland, the Public Relations Institute of Ireland and a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing in the UK. A certified data protection officer, he sits on the College's data protection committee, and is vice chair of the Compliance Institute’s Data Protection & Information Security Working Group. 

Steven is the author of Data Protection for Marketers: A Practical Guide, published by Orpen Press. He writes regularly for a range of national and international publications and is a monthly columnist for Marketing Magazine.

He is a non-executive director on the board of The Discovery Programme, and a judge for the Marketer of the Year award.