People at Keele Business School

The academics at Keele Business School are multicultural and multinational bringing an international aspect to the School’s teaching, research and business activities. They are also active researchers in the core areas of management, marketing, economics and finance, accounting and human resource management and regularly present their work at conferences at home and abroad and publish in leading journals. Research informs their teaching and means students are introduced to the latest theories and thinking in each subject area. Working alongside our academics are a dedicated team of professional administrators who will help to support you throughout your studies and ensure your time at Keele is a rewarding experience.

Interim Director of Keele Business School

Professor Samir Dani

Professor Samir Dani

Professor of Operations Management and Interim Director of Keele Business School
s.dani@keele.ac.uk

Economics, Accounting and Finance

Dr Alena Audzeyeva

Dr Alena Audzeyeva
Senior Lecturer

Tracy Clewlow

Tracy Clewlow
Senior Teaching Fellow Accounting

Dr Thanamas Kungwal

Dr Thanamas Kungwal
Lecturer in Accounting

Dr Akrum Helfaya

Dr Akrum Helfaya
Associate Professor

Dr Rumman Khan

Dr Rumman Khan
Lecturer in Economics and Econometrics

Dr Gabriella Legrenzi

Dr Gabriella Legrenzi
Senior Lecturer

Expert in Oil and gas markets, fiscal policy, international finance, international macroeconomics.

Dr Jian Liu

Dr Jian Liu
Lecturer in Finance

Dr Shiva Sikdar

Dr Shiva Sikdar
Senior Lecturer

Dr Panos Sousounis

Dr Panos Sousounis
Senior Lecturer in Economics and Finance

Expert in Labour economics (human capital, social networks) and social economics.

Dr Shirley Geyi Xu

Dr Shirley Geyi Xu
Lecturer in Accounting

Marketing, Management, and Organisation

Dr Sunday Adebola

Dr Sunday Adebola
Lecturer

Dr Moshood Bello

Dr Moshood Bello
Lecturer in Business

Professor Samir Dani

Professor Samir Dani
Professor of Operations Management and Deputy Director of Keele Business School

Expert in Supply chains and logistics, operations management, food supply chains.

Dr Tolu Olarewaju

Dr Tolu Olarewaju
Lecturer in Management

Expert in economics, international business, entrepreneurship, SMEs, poverty reduction

Lewis Endlar

Lewis Endlar
Lecturer in Business & Management

Expert in Organisational culture/management, working culture, emerging technologies in business, leadership.

Dr Geetika Jain

Dr Geetika Jain
Lecturer – Digital Transformation

Dr Deborah Kerfoot

Dr Deborah Kerfoot
Lecturer

Dr Aikaterini Koskina

Dr Aikaterini Koskina
Lecturer

Rachel Lee

Rachel Lee
Lecturer in Marketing

Expert in Retail, the high street, brands, marketing, economics.

Dr Mick Pender

Dr Mick Pender
Lecturer HRM and Management

Dr Griff Round

Dr Griff Round
Lecturer in Marketing

Expert in Marketing, economics, business, retail campaigns.

Professional support staff

Sharon Farrow

Sharon Farrow
Faculty Placements Officer

Becci Dennis-Benn

Becci Dennis-Benn
KBS School Administrator (Postgraduate)

Helen Parkes

Helen Parkes
KBS School Co-ordinator

Paula Latham

Paula Latham
School Operations Officer

Clare Roberts

Clare Roberts
KBS School Administrator (Undergraduate)

Sarah Stiff

Sarah Stiff
KBS School Co-ordinator

Honorary Fellows and Honorary Professors

Emeritus Professors

  • Professor Robin Bladen-Hovell, Emeritus Professor
  • Professor Istemi Demirag, Emeritus Professor
  • Professor David Knights, Emeritus Professor
  • Professor Peter Lawrence, Emeritus Professor
  • Professor David Leece, Emeritus Professor
  • Professor Roland Munro, Emeritus Professor
  • Professor Carole Thornley, Emeritus Professor

Keele Business School
Denise Coates Foundation Building
Keele University
Staffordshire
ST5 5AA
Tel: +44 (0) 1782 733109

Undergraduate enquiries:
Tel: +44 (0) 1782 734281
Email: kbs.ug@keele.ac.uk

Postgraduate enquiries:
Tel: +44 (0) 1782 734367
Email: kbs.pg@keele.ac.uk