Academic staff

The Executive PhD is led by Professor Barbara Casu Lukac, and delivered by a highly experienced faculty team.

Actuarial Science

Professor Jens Perch Nielsen, Professor of Actuarial Science


Professor Thorsten Beck, Professor of Banking and Finance

Dr Pawel Bilinski, Reader in Accounting

Professor Barbara Casu Lukac, Professor of Banking

Professor Nikos Nomikos, Professor of Shipping Risk Management

Professor Kate Phylaktis, Professor of International Finance

Professor Stephen Thomas, Professor of Finance

Professor Giovanni Urga, Professor of Finance and Econometrics

Dr Andrew Yim, Senior Lecturer in Accounting


Professor Costas Andriopoulos, Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Professor George Balabanis, Professor of Marketing

Professor Bobby Banerjee, Professor of Management, Programme Director

Professor Charles Baden-Fuller, Centenary Professor of Strategy

Professor Fleura Bardhi, Professor of Marketing

Professor Jean-Pascal Gond, Professor of Corporate Social Responsibility

Dr Alessandro Giudici, Lecturer in Management

Professor Stefan Haefliger, Professor of Strategic Management and Innovation

Professor John Hailey, Professor of Management

Professor Feng Li, Professor of Information Management

Professor Paul Palmer, Professor of Voluntary Sector Management

Professor Davide Ravasi, Professor of Strategic and Entrepreneurial Management

Professor Jo Silvester, Professor of Psychology

Professor Mohan Sodhi, Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management

Professor Vangelis Souitaris, Professor of Entrepreneurship

Dr Stefania Zerbinati, Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship


We are happy to receive research proposals on any of the current research areas of our academic staff

*Please note that not all academic staff will necessarily be available for PhD Supervision every year