Surrey Business School

Inspiring positive change

We inspire and enable positive change in business and society, individuals and organisations, locally and globally by delivering high-quality and relevant teaching and research that will have a positive and lasting impact in business and society.

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Our specialisms include the study of digital advances, leadership, organisational behaviours and sustainable enterprise.


We are investing in pioneering research because we are dedicated to improving business practice and creating a sustainable and positive change. By blending the rigour of high quality impactful research and the strengths of a technology-led university, we are delivering solutions which are relevant in these rapidly changing times.


Capturing knowledge and inspiring ambition, we are collaborating with enterprises and organisations to develop practical solutions and insights to solve real business challenges.


Our staff members

Professor Steve Wood

Dean of Surrey Business School and Professor of Retail Marketing and Management

Professor Steve Wood is Dean of Surrey Business School and Professor of Retail Marketing & Management.  He was previously Director of Research, School REF lead, as well as Head of the Department of Marketing and Retail Management.  Earlier, Steve was Reader in Strategy, University of Southampton (2011-2012), and Lecturer/Senior Lecturer at University of Surrey (200...

Professor Andrew Adcroft

Deputy Dean of Surrey Business School

I am the Deputy Dean of Surrey Business School where my prime responsibility is supporting my academic colleagues in building a world-class student experience. I am lucky to work with incredibly talented academics and so my job is to create a learning environment in which they can interact with our students to facilitate and support them in reaching their potential. I have be...

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Introducing our new Student Success Team

We’re delighted to introduce our new Student Success team for the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences...


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