Staff in Birmingham Business School

Dr Shlomo Y. Tarba

Dr Shlomo Y. Tarba

Reader (Associate Professor) in Business Strategy
Head of Department of Strategy & International Business

The Department of Strategy and International Business

Dr. Shlomo Y. Tarba is the Head of the Department of Strategy & International Business. The Department comprises 34 members of faculty who are active in critically focused and theoretically informed research of corporate strategy and international business, and teaching on strategic management, globalization, foreign market entry modes, strategic alliances, joint ventures, and cross-border ...

Dr Scott Taylor

Dr Scott Taylor

Reader in Leadership & Organization Studies

The Department of Entrepreneurship & Local Economy

Scott Taylor joined BBS in April 2013. He previously worked at Essex, Exeter, and Loughborough universities, and at Birmingham from 2002 to 2007. He is also co-chair of the Critical Management Studies division at the Academy of Management from 2013 to 2017, and a member of the editorial board of the International Small Business Journal.

Professor Michael Theobald

Professor Michael Theobald

Emeritus Professor of Finance and Investment

The Department of Accounting

Lecturing experience at Manchester, New York and Northwestern (Kellog) Universities and IDEA (Buenos Aires). Experience in a number of capacities as:-  member of a variety of editorial boards; Chair of International Examinations Committee of the Association of Certified International Investment Analysts; Academic Panel, Institute of Actuaries; Senior Academic Advisor to the UK Society of ...

Sam Thewlis

Sam Thewlis

Teaching Fellow in Accounting

I joined Birmingham Business School in September 2011 after having previously worked in a similar role at Aston University. Prior to this I spent thirteen years working in tax practice.

My practical experience comes from a range of firms, from small to Big 4, and encompasses a wide range of accounting and tax work, although my specialist areas include personal and capital taxes.

Dr. Inci Toral Manson

Dr. Inci Toral Manson

Teaching Fellow

Department of Marketing

Inci has worked in the retail banking industry as a manager, and as a project manager for different technology and banking institutions and has been involved in a number of projects in change and restructuring. The title of her PhD was The Role of Interorganisational Tension and Conflict in Market Creation Practice. This thesis was supervised by Professor Mark Palmer, Dr. Ronan de Kervenoael and ...

Professor Kiran Trehan

Professor Kiran Trehan

Professor of Leadership and Enterprise Development

The Department of Entrepreneurship & Local Economy

Kiran Trehan joined Birmingham Business School in March 2012 from Lancaster University Management School where she was Deputy Head of Department and Director of HRD and consulting. She is a leading expert on diversity, enterprise and leadership development. She currently holds the post Professor of Enterprise and leadership Development and is Academic Director for the Centre for women’s ...