FACULTY

Our Faculty have studied or worked in prestigious universities such as LSE, Cornell, CASS, Exeter and ESADE among others. Moreover they have a wealth of experience in working for multinational organisations such as Unilever, BT and the Royal Navy.

 
 

 

 

Dr Stephen Harrison

DIRECTOR & DEAN

Born in the UK, Dr Harrison is an established academic who was a former Royal Navy officer.

His extensive business experience along with his consultancy career has allowed him to become one of the most sought after professors in his circuit.

 

 

    

Jonathan Hooker

PROFESSOR OF FINANCE

Jonathan has worked as a management consultant for more than 20 years.

He has been involved in projects with some of the largest companies in the world including, British Telecom, ICI, Unilever and Gillette. 

 

 

Ali Khan

DIRECTOR

Ali has had a broad range of experience in the economics and finance industries.

He has a MSc from the London School of Economics and is currently pursuing his doctoral degree.

His teaching specialisms are Economics, International Finance, Banking and Portfolio Management.

  

Dr Gursel Ilipinar

PROFESSOR OF MARKETING

Dr Gursel is another professor who has had global exposure. He has worked and lived in Istanbul, Atlanta, Jakarta, Bali and Barcelona. 

He obtained his PhD in Marketing & Design Driven Innovation from ESADE Business School in Barcelona. 

 

Willem Van Rossem

PROFESSOR OF OPERATIONS

Willem has an MBA from Cornell University and a BSc. Tourism Management, University of New Hampshire

Willem has worked as a senior manager in various 5 star international hotels and resorts, including Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and Huis Ten Bosch resort in Japan.

 

Alejandra Risi

PROFESSOR OF FINTECH AND BLOCKCHAIN

Alejandra is an enthusiastic professor of Fintech and Blockchain technologies. 

Having studied in various universities including courses at Geneva and Oxford University, she is a highly qualified and enthusiastic teacher in these emerging fields. 

Richard Crawley

PROFESSOR OF ECONOMICS & FINANCE

Richard is a very experience professor who is a Fellow of Chatham House and a Member of the Institute of Directors in London.

Having studied at various universities including Durham, Richard has qualifications in Chinese, French, Russian and Japanese.