Professor Derek Condon

Professor Derek Condon

The Department of Strategy and International Business
Emeritus Professor

Contact details

Birmingham Business School
University House
B15 2TT

Derek Condon is an Emeritus Professor at Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham, UK. Previously he was Assistant Dean for Executive Masters Programmes at Warwick Business School. Derek teaches postgraduate International Business and Corporate Governance modules.


  •  PhD, Warwick Business School
  • MBA, Warwick Business School
  • MA South East Asian Business World SOAS, University of London
  • BA (Hons) Economics, Coventry University


Before embarking on an academic career he worked in the financial services industry where he was a Director of Kleinwort Benson Investment Management and the CEO of the Tata Asset Management Company in Mumbai. Following 13 years as a fund manager specialising in N. American equity investments for investment trusts, mutual funds and pension funds he moved into the management of the business undertaking a variety of senior roles that included responsibility for a number of key relationships. During this time he lived for extended periods in the UK, USA, India and Taiwan . He has also worked in Thailand, Singapore, Japan, Hong Kong and Canada.