Faculties and research

Strategy Group


Strategy Research at Cass is undertaken by a high profile group of 13 faculty, 3 post-doctoral fellows and more than 20 PhDs. The established professors are: Charles Baden-Fuller (Subject Leader), Laure Cabantous, Stefan Haefliger, Paula Jarzabkowski, Elena Novelli, Santi Furnari, Gianvito Lanzolla  (Head of Management Faculty), with outstanding strategy faculty: Paolo Aversa, Eugenia Cacciatori, Hans Frankort,  Alessandro Giudici, Andres Herves-Drane, Dzidziso (Sam) Kamuriwo, and Simone Santoni, supported by 3 postdoctoral research fellows, and more than 15 full time and 5 executive PhDs mostly funded by Cass, and extensive international links with other leading strategy faculties.

This group has published collectively in all the leading journals including: Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, Organization Studies, Administrative Science Quarterly, Strategic Organisation, Journal of Management Studies, Research Policy, Long Range Planning. The group is active in the running of the leading professional associations of the Academy of Management and the Strategic Management Society.

The strategy group’s work is further underpinned by the long established research centres/hubs that look at the topics of business models, digital transformation, strategy-as-practice, supported by more than £4 millions of research grants won over recent years from RCUK, EPSRC, ESRC, British Academy, and EU.