Meet the Team

Meet our dedicated HEaTED team and feel free to get in touch with us if you have questions, feedback or concerns about any of the courses or events. 

Suhel Miah

Head of Training & Development

Suhel is a career technician with 30+ years of experience in providing technical services to academia in Higher Education. He has provided operational and technical strategic management oversight, including the development and delivery of a range of customer–focused high quality technical service functions by leading specialist teams.

Suhel provides expert advice and guidance in the development of professional and soft skills learning. He conducts training, coaching and creating engaging and interactive content with insight and know-how.

Liam joined HEaTED in 2020 as part of the transfer of ownership back to The University of Sheffield. Liam has 20+ years of business and sales management experience and brings a wealth of strategic and operational knowledge to the team. He is an expert in growing brands and increasing engagement through building relationships with customers and strives to surmount customer expectations wherever possible by going above and beyond.

Liam is your first port of call for any HEaTED enquiries and is always happy to hear from you whether enquiring about membership, booking a course, guidance on services, questions from finance and anything else you can think of… So get in touch today and Liam will be happy to look after your enquiry.

Liam Barr

Operations & Engagement Manager

Angela Furniss

Administration Officer

Angela joined the team in 2021 as an integral part of the administrative and operations team.

Angela brings 30+ years wealth of administration support to the team as well as a customer service background.

As the Administration Officer for HEaTED, Angela supports all aspects of the operational administration functions and is always happy to assist with your questions and support you in whatever way she can.

Michael joined HEaTED in 2021 and is currently working part-time alongside completing a Masters in Biology at the University of Sheffield.

Throughout his degree, he has developed numerous management and organisation skills. Recently, this has included leading weekly meetings, writing laboratory protocols and handling large quantities of data for statistical analyses.

Michael provides administrative support to the HEaTED team.

Michael Watt

Assistant Administrator

Itzelle Medina Perea

Assistant Administrator

Itzelle is currently doing a PhD at the Information School at the University of Sheffield. She has several years of experience working within the higher education sector in both administrative and research roles. In addition to this, she has completed a BA and a MA in Librarianship and Information Studies, which helped her to develop key skills to manage and organise information and to design and implement information services for different communities. Itzelle provides administrative support to the HEaTED team.