Faculties and Research

CPSF Courses

Education_DuncanPhilipsMembers of the Centre for Professional Service Firms contribute to a variety of specialist courses at Cass Business School for graduate students and executives.


MBA elective

"Succeeding in professional and financial services"

The highly successful MBA elective, “Managing professional service firms”, taught by Professor Laura Empson for the past 9 years, has been updated, revised, and relaunched. Hear Laura speak about the elective.

PhD

The Cass PhD programme is consistently ranked among the top doctoral programmes in the world. Members of the Centre include students from Cass's PhD programme, who conduct research focused on the area of professional service firms, and contribute to a variety of specialist courses at Cass Business School for graduate students and executives.

Edwin Lee 

Innovation process in professional service firms

Edwin Lee

PhD Student

Prior to joining Cass, Edwin was a researcher at the University of Cambridge, Judge Business School. He holds an MPhil and BA in Musicology from the University of Cambridge, where he was also an Organ Scholar. His PhD explores the innovation process in professional service firms, in particular focusing on leadership and social dynamics.

Szilvia Mosonyi

The dynamics of consultant-client relationships within the CSR and sustainability field

Szilvia Mosonyi

PhD Student

Szilvia is a doctoral researcher at Cass Business School. She holds a Master degree in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) from the University of Nottingham Business School, and in Sociology from the Eotvos Lorand University of Science in Hungary. She conducted extensive research on the literature of management consulting and participated in a research project exploring culture change in the financial sector since the financial crisis commissioned by New City Agenda. Szilvia has worked as a CSR consultant for Deloitte in London for 7 years, where she managed and delivered both advisory and assurance engagements for FTSE100 companies across industries and subject matters.