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Professor Benjamin Laker

Professor of Leadership

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  • Leadership, 
  • Operations Research, 
  • Public Sector Management, 
  • Education Systems


Room GB10, Greenlands campus

Professor Benjamin Laker is a Professor of Leadership at Henley Business School who influences government policy and leads research, executive development and education within the Department of Leadership, Organisations and Behaviour.

He has advised senior civil servants and politicians, including members of Parliament and the House of Lords, and served BBC and Sky News broadcasts including Newsnight with expert commentary on political affairs.

His empirical inquiry resides within academic and practitioner publications, including The International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Transportation Research, Harvard Business Review, and MIT Sloan Management Review: findings from which feature within The Economist, New York Times, Telegraph and Washington Post among others.