Department of Strategy and International Business

We unite around a shared interest in the ways in which businesses and organisations flourish in an increasingly complex global environment. We engage with enterprises and their stakeholders to better understand how to develop growth trajectories in an uncertain international business context. 

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We are growing our networks and making a tremendous impact working with organisations of all sizes, using our unique methods in collaborative discovery to offer real world strategic business solutions.

Our staff members

Professor Tazeeb Rajwani

Professor of International Business and Strategy

Tazeeb Rajwani is a Chaired Professor in International Business and Strategy and Former Head of the Department of Strategy and International Business at Surrey Business School (2019-2024).  He is also Visiting Professor at University of Michigan-Flint, Visiting Professor at Cranfield School of Management and Fellow at University of Edinburgh. He was previousl...

Dr Ann Parchment

Deputy Head-Department of Strategy and International Business - Senior Lecturer in Management

Ann Parchment is a Fellow of Higher Education with an MA in Professional education and training from the UCL Institute of Education. Ann commenced her teaching career at UCL School of Management in 2013. Ann achieved Teacher of The Year 2020. She has research interests in the identification and mitigation of risks across disciplines. Ann has led modules at UCL School of Manageme...

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Latest blog posts


Gracious growth: Managing the trade-off between corporate greening and corporate growth

With thanks to Professor Tazeeb Rajwani, Professor of International Business and Strategy and Head of...


Celebrate differences and champion the movement for a gender-equal world with Surrey Business School

Our differences are what make us unique, and therefore should be celebrated. However, there still remains...