Henley Centre for Entrepreneurship - Faculty and Staff

Faculty and Staff

The HCfE faculty and staff are as follows:


Faculty


Dr Adeyinka Adewale

Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour

- Business ethics

- Entrepreneurship in emerging economies


Dr Amal Ahmadi

Postdoctoral Fellow in Organisational Behaviour

- Entrepreneurship

- Leadership and leadership development

- Emotions and organisational behaviour


Dr Maks Belitski

Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

- Creativity

- Entrepreneurial ecosystems

- e-leadership strategies

- Innovation and competitiveness


Prof Mark Casson

Professor of Economics and Director of Centre for Institutional Performance

- Economic theory of entrepreneurship

- History of entrepreneurship

- Statistical methods for analysing small firm formation and growth


Mr Ed Cooper

Director, VitalSix

- Small business strategy and management

- Financing growth businesses

- Small business executive coaching

- Administrative support for Henley Business Angels

- Investment readiness


Prof Andrew Godley

Academic Director of Henley Centre for Entrepreneurship

- Innovation and competitiveness in the food industry

- e-Leadership strategies


Mr Keith Heron

Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship

- Opportunity search and evaluation

- Creative thinking and communication

- Entrepreneurial education design

- Consultancy coaching


Dr Shaheena Janjuha-Jivraj

Associate Professor in Entrepreurial Leadership

- Family business succession

- Entrepreneurial leadership

- Women entrepreneurs


Dr Marrisa Joseph

Lecturer in Entrepreneurship

- Business history

- Organisational institutionalism


Prof Yipeng Liu

Professor in Management and Organisation Studies

- International entrepreneurship

- Returnee entrepreneurship

- Innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem

- Global talent mobility

- Regional entrepreneurship

- Institutional change


Prof Marcello Mariani

Professor in Entrepreneurship

- Inter-organisational and inter-firm relationships

- ICTs, social networks and managerial decisions

- Digital business models

- Big and open data for decision making

- Business intelligence and business analytics

- Performance analysis and measurement

- Make or buy decisions


Dr Norbert Morawetz

Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship

- Business start-up

- Lean start-up methodology


Dr Lebene Soga

Lecturer in Leadership and Entrepreneurship

- Impact of social technologies on leadership practices


Dr Anna Spadavecchia

Associate Professor in International Business History

- Development of clusters

- Sources of finance for SMEs

- Regional and national policies for SMEs

- Innovation within clusters and SMEs


Staff


Jurek Sikorski

Executive Director of Henley Centre for Entrepreneurship and Director of Henley Business Angels Ltd

- Brittelstand Symposium and other Brittelstand initiatives

- Business Idea Clinic

- Entrepreneur Mentor Programme

- Entrepreneurship Society’s point of liaison

- External collaborations

- IDEAFEST Student Business Idea Competition

- SME support

- Sponsorship

- Speaker events

- Summer Start-Up Boot Camp


Alex Baker

Support Admininistrator

- Administrative support for faculty and staff of HCfE






Research and Publications

Faculty members of the HCfE research a wide variety of topics and publish extensively. A list of recent articles and books authored by HCfE faculty can be found on their staff profiles here.