We bring together researchers from across disciplines to shed light on the social, technological, economic, managerial, organisational, political and ethical implications of the digital economy.


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Professor Annabelle Gawer

Chaired Professor in Digital Economy; Director, Surrey Centre of Digital Economy (CoDE)

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We have expertise in a host of research areas.

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Dr Atta Addo

Senior Lecturer in Digital Innovation and Enterpreneurship

Dr Cristina Alaimo

CoDE External Affiliate, SBS Visiting Researcher, Assistant Prof at LUISS in Digital Innovation and Data & Society

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Haifa Alsughayer

Postgraduate Research Student

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Dr Birgit Altrichter

Lecturer in Marketing Analytics

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Dr Carla Bonina

Associate Professor (Reader) in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

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Professor Bonnie Buchanan

Director of Sustainable and Explainable FinTech (SAEF) Center, Immediate Past Head of Department of Finance and Accounting and Professor of Finance

Dr Itziar Castelló

CoDE External Affiliate, SBS Visiting Researcher Reader in Sustainability & Digital Economy at Bayes Business School

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Lydia Certa

Postgraduate Research Student and Sustainability Fellow at the Institute for Sustainability

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Dr Daniel Cho

Senior Lecturer / Programme Lead (BSc Management with Entrepreneurship)

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Dr Irina Cojuharenco

Reader, Founding Director of the University of Surrey Business and Economic Experiments (USBEE) Laboratory

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Professor MariaLaura Di Domenico

Director of Research & Professor (Chair) of Entrepreneurship, Work and Organization

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Dr Thomas Fackler

Senior Lecturer in Digital Economy, Entrepreneurship and Innovation

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Dr Regina Frei

Associate Professor of Digital Economy

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Hannah Gooding

Postgraduate Research Student

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Dr Bahareh Heravi

Reader in AI and Media

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Professor Adrian Hilton

Director Surrey Institute for People-Centred AI | Director of Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing

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Professor Paul Hodkinson

Professor of Sociology

Dr Henry Lopez-Vega

CoDE External Affiliate, SBS Visiting Researcher

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Dr Michael McGuire

Senior Lecturer

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Felipe Merlano

Research Fellow

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Dr Ekaterina Murzacheva

Senior Lecturer in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Deputy Head of Department

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Professor Glenn Parry

Professor of Digital Transformation; Head, Department of Digital Economy Entrepreneurship and Innovation; CoDirector DECaDE: EPSRC Centre for the Decentralised Digital Economy

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Dr Valentina Pitardi

Senior Lecturer in Marketing

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Dr Abdolreza Roshani

Lecturer in Business Analytics

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Jim Sears

Programme Director MSc in Entrepreneurship & Innovation Management; Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship and Innovation;

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Dr Mahdi Tavalaei

Senior Lecturer in Strategy and Digital Transformation

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Dr Richard Tee

Associate Professor (Senior Lecturer) in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

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Ijeoma Victor-Oguamalam

Postgraduate Research Student

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Dr Wenqi Wei

Lecturer in Hospitality Management

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Xiaotian Xie

Research Fellow in Centre for the Decentralised Digital Economy

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Ying Zhang

PhD candidate

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Shao Zhao

Postgraduate Research Student