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Chair in Business and Sustainable Development and Director of the Sustainable Business Initiative

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Roles and Responsibilities

  1. Director, Sustainable Business Initiative 
  2. Committee Member of the prestigious Gifford Lectures

Background

BPhil (Rome), PGCE (Cranfield), MSc Economics (Hull), MBA (Nottingham), PhD International Political Economy (Warwick)

Kenneth joined the University of Edinburgh in 2010. Following a career in management consultancy, he held positions at the Cranfield School of Management and the University of Warwick (Warwick Business School and Warwick Manufacturing Group, respectively). He was a Chevening Scholar, a Scholar of the International Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility, University of Nottingham, and a Visiting Scholar at Said Business School, University of Oxford (where he is currently an External Examiner).

Kenneth's research interest currently focuses on sector-level policies for sustainability and sustainability strategy in organisations. He has an expert level knowledge of developing and emerging economies. He has an extensive network in Africa. He was recently a Scholar in Residence at the National Pension Commission, Nigeria, and is currently a Visiting Professor of Strategy and Governance at the Lagos Business School, Nigeria.

Besides teaching and researching, Kenneth works closely with businesses and governments in Africa, Europe, and  Asia. He leads executive capacity building engagements and consultancy projects in the broad areas of sustainable finance, sustainability strategy, leadership, ethics, and governance.

Research Interests

  1. Strategies for sustainable financial systems and governance
  2. Sector-level policies and regulations  for sustainable development
  3. Strategies for sustainable and high performing organisational culture

Research Area

Publication Type Actions