Professor Andrew Godley

Head of School

Professor Andrew Godley

Professor Andrew Godley

Academic Director for the Henley Centre for Entrepreneurship
Professor of Management and Business History
Programme Director for the MSc Entrepreneurship and Management
Leadership, Organisations and Behaviour
By area: Entrepreneurship, Innovation, International Business, Business History
By industry: Food, Pharmaceuticals, Retailing
By geography: Global
HBS 242, Whiteknights campus
a.c.godley@henley.ac.uk
+44 (0) 118 378 5051
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Biography

Andrew Godley is Head of the School of Leadership, Organisations and Behaviour. He is a Professor of Management and Business History and Director of the Henley Centre for Entrepreneurship. He joined the University of Reading in 1991 after completing his PhD at the LSE. His research interests lie in the area of the economics of entrepreneurship and innovation, with a particular focus on the historical evolution of the international food and pharmaceutical sectors. He has been a consultant to several leading firms and government departments and is a frequent commentator in the broadcast and written media on industry trends. 

Andrew is a Visiting Professor at Zhejiang University, China, and Co-Director of the Reading-Zhejiang Sino-British Entrepreneurship Research Centre (with Professor Zhongming Wang of Zhejiang University).