Brian joined Birmingham Business School in September 2015 having held various Senior Lectureships/Senior Teaching Fellow roles at a number of universities both in the UK and in New Zealand, including most recently, the University of Salford and Lancaster University.
He has over 20 years of experience in teaching Executive Education and MBA Programmes in Operations Management, Procurement, Global Supply Chain Management, Risk and Crisis Management. He has recently taught executive students in Singapore, Malaysia, India, Jordan, and Zambia and worked with Airbus on their World Class Leaders Programme.
Brian has also held various MBA Director roles at Salford Business School, Nottingham Business School, Durham Business School, Leeds Business School and Newcastle University Business School.
He has worked as a consultant and advisor to the Scottish Government and to a large number of companies.
He holds a Doctorate in the implementation of production planning and control systems within SMEs.