Our vision is to be the UK’s leading interdisciplinary business school, creating a positive and lasting impact within the industry and beyond. Our senior leadership team are the driving force behind this vision.

Senior leadership team

Dean and Deputy Dean of Surrey Business School

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Professor Steve Wood

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

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Professor Andrew Adcroft

Deputy Dean of Surrey Business School


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Professor Andrew Alexander

Postgraduate Research Director

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Dr Constantin Ciachir

Executive Director for Postgraduate Programmes

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Dr Karen Dennis

Deputy Director of Learning and Teaching

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Dr Cecile Guillaume

Director of Internationalisation

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Heidi Hazeu

Director of Employability

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Anna Holland

Director of Learning and Teaching

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Christopher Mahon

MBA Programmes Director

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Dr Anastasios Siampos

Executive Director of Undergraduate Studies

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Erivan White

Director of Foundation Year Programme Business and Economics

Heads of departments and centres

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Professor James Aitken

Co-Director, Centre for Business Analytics in Practice

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Professor Bonnie Buchanan

Director, Centre for Sustainable and Explainable FinTech

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Professor Ali Emrouznejad

Director, Centre for Business Analytics in Practice

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Professor Annabelle Gawer

Director, Centre of Digital Economy

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Professor Chanaka Jayawardhena

Head of Department of Marketing

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Dr Stelvia Matos

Head of Department of Strategy and International Business; Head of the Centre for Social Innovation Management

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Victoria Milligan

Head of Department of Finance and Accounting

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Professor Glenn Parry

Head of Department of Digital Economy Entrepreneurship and Innovation

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Professor Christine Rivers

Co-Director, Department of Management Education

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Dr Abhijit Sengupta

Head of Department of Business Analytics and Operations

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Professor Steve Woods

Head of Department of People and Organisations

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Professor Ying Zhou

Director, Future of Work Research Centre

Professional services

Abi BradbeerSchool
Adrian ShanksBusiness Development
Alastair DaceyMarketing
Betty JensenExecutive Education and Business Engagement
Catriona MorganSchool
Donna MaherSchool Administrator
Emma ClearSBS Administrative
Gary MushamEducation Project
Natasha MartinMBA Development
Susannah SoaleMBA
Veena PratapSchool Administrator (Research)
Vicki BlameySchool Administrative Officer and Assistant to Professor Steve