Henley Centre for Entrepreneurship - Faculty and Staff

The HCfE faculty and staff are as follows:


Name and Title

Area of Expertise and Consulting

Dr Adeyinka Adewale Postdoctoral Fellow

- Business ethics

Dr Amal Ahmadi Postdoctoral Fellow

- Entrepreneurship - Leadership and leadership development - Emotions and organisational behaviour

Dr Maks Belitski Lecturer in Entrepreneurship

- 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

Dr Zhujun Ding Lecturer in Entrepreneurship

- Emerging market firm strategy - International business

Prof Andrew Godley Academic Director of Henley Centre for Entrepreneurship

- Innovation and competitiveness in the food industry - e-Leadership strategies

Mr Keith Heron Lecturer in Entrepreneurship

- Opportunity search and evaluation - Creative thinking and communication - Entrepreneurial education design - Consultancy coaching

Dr Shaheena Janjuha-Jivraj Associate Professor

- Family business succession - Entrepreneurial leadership - Women entrepreneurs

Dr Marrisa Joseph Postdoctoral Fellow

- Business history - Organisational institutionalism

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 Lecturer in Entrepreneurship

- Business start-up - Lean start-up methodology

Dr Anna Spadavecchia Associate Professor

- Development of clusters  - Sources of finance for SMEs - Regional and national policies for SMEs - Innovation within clusters and SMEs



Responsibility for

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

- Business Idea clinic - Entrepreneurship Society - External collaborations - Henley Business Angels - Support for SMEs  - Sponsorship - Speaker events - Entrepreneur Mentor Programme

Alex Baker Support Administrator

- Administrative support for faculty and staff of the 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.