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В России программа проводится на базе Центра международных программ Росийской академии народного хозяйства и Государственной службы при Президенте РФ. Академия входит в десятку крупнейших Университетов Европы, является лидером бизнес-образования в России и обладает большим опытом проведения программ международного уровня (15 лет совместной работы с Kingston University). Все образовательные программы академии соответствую государственным стандартам РФ. 

Kingston MBA

Dr. Kent Springdal
Dr. Kent Springdal
PhD in Business Administration, Lund University, BA (Business Administration Lund University), Postgraduate in Teaching and Learning, Kingston University

Kingston MBA Course Director

Strategy, Marketing and Innovation

Biography

Kent was a researcher at the Department of Business Administration, Lund University. He is a senior lecturer Department of Stratety, Marketing and Entrepreneurship, Kingston University. He teaches International Business Environment, Strategy and Strategic Decision making to the MBA and EMBA students at Kingston/RANEPA program.

He is interested in studying the organisational transformations that public/voluntary sector organisations undergo when they adopt market-based changes. In particular how they deal with identity changes that they have to experience and how they deal with developing strategic options that would suit their transformation. He has written papers on Quasi-Privatisation & Corporate Governance.

Expertise

Quasi-Privatisation & Corporate Governance, Strategy and changes 

Research Interest(s)

Public Sector organisational change. Privatisation and deregulation.

Dr. George Alexandrou
Dr. George Alexandrou
BA PhD

Principal Lecturer.

Accounting, Finance and Informatics.

Biography

George joined Kingston University in 2003 from Essex University. Prior to that, he was a lecturer at Bristol University and the Cass Business School. He had also an appointment as Visiting Professor at the Erasmus School of Business in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
George has a degree in mathematics and a degree in accounting and finance. He received his PhD at the Cass Business School in the area of corporate finance.

Expertise

Mergers, acquisitions and divestments; corporate restructuring; corporate governance; banking and finance.

Research Interest(s)

Mergers, acquisitions and divestments; corporate restructuring; corporate governance; banking and finance.

Dr. Ron Basu
Dr. Ron Basu
PhD, Msc, FIMechE, FIBC, FAPM, FCQI

Biography

Ron is a Visiting Fellow at Henley Business School supporting Flexible Learning MBA.
Visiting Professor at SKEMA Business School, Lille in Project Management and Supply Chain Management. Visiting Tutor at Essex Business School in Project Management and Operations Management.

Director, Performance Excellence Ltd. Demonstrated leadership and passion for excellence in blue-chip companies like GSK, GlaxoWellcome and Unilever.

Author of ‘Total Manufacturing Solutions’, ‘Quality Beyond Six Sigma’ , ‘Implementing Quality’ ‘Total Operations Solutions’, ‘Total Supply Chain Management’, ‘Implementing Six Sigma and Lean’ and ‘FIT SIGMA’, ‘Managing Project Supply Chains’, ‘Managing Quality in Projects’ and regular presenter of papers in global seminars on Six Sigma, Project Management and Manufacturing and Supply Chain topics.

Expertise

Six Sigma, supply chain, project Management

Research Interest

Operations management; Supply Chain Management; Project Management; Change Management; Quality Management and Lean Sigma;Retail Marketing; Channel Management; Information Systems and Knowledge Management

Dr. Mitali Mittra
Dr. Mitali Mittra
PhD, MA (Political Science), MA (Rus. Lang and Lit.), MBA (Kingston University)
  • Senior Lecturer and Director for Kingston/RANE MBA programme
  • Director, MSc. Project Management (RANEPA)

Biography

Mitali has more than 20 years of work experience in marketing with different International companies. She was head of the Research and Marketing Department for The British Council. She was the Marketing and Communication Director for TMI (UK Consultancy Company). Mitali runs her own consultancy company providing services in the area of marketing, strategy and communication.

Mitali teaches Marketing Management /Marketing in the digital world/SMM (to MBA students), RANEPA/Kingston University (UK). She also teaches International and Strategic Marketing in International Master’s programme. She conducts lecture on Research Methodology and Management Consultancy.

Expertise

Market Research, Branding , Social Media, Management Consultancy

Research Interest

Marketing & Communications strategy; Brand Management ; Digital Marketing, CSR, Social Media Marketing, Market Research, Relationship Marketing, International Marketing, Strategic Management Consultancy

Dr. Benjamin Laker
Dr. Benjamin Laker
PhD, MA , MSc

Lecturer in Operations and Supply Chain Management

Biography

Ben is a Lecturer at Kingston University, Visiting Lecturer at the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy (Moscow) and a Director at the Centre for High-Performance; the leading authority on creating and sustaining high-performing organisations. He delivers consultancy, teaches on MBA and executive education programmes and supports research activities across a high-performing portfolio including NASA. Ben is passionate about teaching and learning, and was awarded 'Lecturer of the Year' in 2014 and 2015.

Expertise

Supply Chain, Operations of companies, six sigma

Research Interest

Operations and Supply chain Management

Mr. John Forgan
Mr. John Forgan
BA(Econ) FCA FCCA

Principal Lecturer Accounting, Finance and Informatics.

Biography

John Forgan, a Chartered Accountant with over 25 years of teaching experience, is a programme director on the Kingston MBA at Kingston with teaching experience in Russia, the Netherlands and the United States of America. In addition to his teaching commitments, he has extensive experience as a professional accountant having spent over 25 years in the accounting profession including 15 as a partner in an accountancy practice.Currently he is the Director of Technical Services for a medium-sized accountancy practice. John has been a faculty member at Kingston Business School since 1989.

Expertise

John's current main research and consultancy interests are the financial reporting of government departments under the Resource Accounting and Budgeting initiative of 2001.Course development and delivery of finance Training (Resource Accounting and Budgeting RAB) to The Department of Environment Transport and the Regions.Developing the use of Information Technology in the teaching and assessment of financial accounting students (project leader)Member of the Schools Financial Reporting Response Group, considering and responding to draft accounting standards and discussion papers issued by the professional accounting bodies.xpertise

Research Interest

Taxation, Subject Leader Financial Accounting, Subject Leader Management Accounting, Subject Leader Auditing

Dr. Vladlena Benson
Dr. Vladlena Benson
PhD; MSc

Associate Professor Accounting, Finance and Informatics.

Biography

Vladlena Benson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Accounting, Finance and Informatics, Kingston University. Having completed her PhD at the University of Texas at Dallas.Dr Benson has served as a Course Director for the BSc International Business, Business Administration( including provision in India) and most recently the MA Management programmes. She publishes extensively in such journals as International Journal of Human -Computer Studies, Information Technology and People, Computers in Human Behavior, British Journal of Educational Technology, International Journal of e-Business and others. She teaches Information Management Strategy to MBA students in the UK and Russia, and is involved on a number of European programmes, including the International MBA programme at France and a Doctorate Programme in Italy.

Expertise

Dr Benson's research focuses on personal information privacy online, trust formation, social networking behaviour and social commerce.

Research Interest

Vladlena completed her PhD at the University of Texas at Dallas in the area of Internet databases, which influenced her research interest in the Internet technology and its applications in various areas of human activity. Information Systems Strategy, IT Governance and Agile Methods,Social Networking Technologies.Digital Business Models

Dr. Jelena Petrovic
Dr. Jelena Petrovic
MBA PhD

Principal Lecturer and Course Director Leadership, HRM and Organisation.

 

Biography

Jelena holds an award winning PhD from Cranfield University. Jelena is Director of the Leadership and Management program offered through the SWAN network (South West Alliance Network), which brings together Kingston Business School, Royal Holloway, and St. Georges, University of London.

She has also conducted research and consultancy for Cranfield University School of Management, CIPD, Organization Resources Counselors (ORC) Inc., the Guardian and BT. Jelena is a reviewer for several academic journals, and is actively involved in academic networking with the universities in the UK, US, Brazil, Germany, and Serbia.

Expertise

Strategic staffing of international joint ventures, role of board directors of international joint ventures, job  satisfaction.

Jelena has more than 10 years experience in teaching management and leadership.

Research Interest

Jelena's research interests are in organizational behavior and international management and governance areas.

Mr. Chris Bristow
Mr. Chris Bristow
MSc, City and Guilds Insignia Award

Director of General Management Postgraduate Programmes & Executive.

Education Faculty Management.

Expertise

Personal and Career Development, Leadership Training, Design and Delivery of Postgraduate Management Programs.

Teaches: HR and Organizational Behavior, Career Development, Leadership and Management Development. Chartered Fellow of CIPD

Research Interest & Consultancy

Leadership, Leadership and Management Development, Personal and Career Development

Dr. Georgy Petrov
Dr. Georgy Petrov
PhD Senior Lecturer Leadership, HRM and Organisation

Biography

After receiving his PhD from the University of London Institute of Education in 2005 Georgy worked as a researcher at the Centre for Leadership Studies at the University of Exeter Business School before taking up a Lecturer post at Kingston Business School in September 2008.

Expertise

Organizational Behavior, Professional Development and Leadership, Managing and Leading People.

Research Interest

Leadership and Leadership Development ; Shadow Side of Leadership; Workforce Development and Employer Engagement ; Higher Education Reform in Transitional Countries.

Dr. Serhiy Kovela
Dr. Serhiy Kovela
PhD MBA PGCE CITP

Senior Lecturer Accounting, Finance and Informatics.

Biography

Dr. Serhiy (Serge) Kovela earned his Master's and PhD degrees from the Lviv Polytechnic National University (Ukraine, Lviv) in 1996 and 2000, respectively. From October 1999 till August 2003 he held Senior Lecturer position at Lviv Polytechnic teaching databases, security in computing and software engineering, as well as engaging in a number of IT consultancy projects as a database software developer and project manager.

Since September 2003 Serhiy Kovela has been assigned to the Senior Lecturer position at Kingston University teaching Internet systems technologies, global information technology, database systems, project management for technology, strategic project management, and consultancy practice.

Expertise

  • IT Strategy and Transformation
  • Project Management (Software Development projects, international and outsourced delivery)
  • Computer-Aided Software Engineering
  • Relational Database Design
  • Web-enabled Middleware Design

Research Interest

Professional Services Automation; IT integration in mergers and acquisitions (FS sector); Management Consulting Practice; Game Theory; Design Automation for Computer-Adided Software Engineering; Security in Databases.

Mr. Alexey D. Verbetsky
Mr. Alexey D. Verbetsky
MA Economics; MBA Kingston University

Executive Director of International Development and Public Policy Alliance (IDPPA) and

Associate Director of Master of Global Public Policy (MGPP) Program at the School of Public Policy(RANEPA)

Biography

Alexey has over 20 years of research and consulting experience in both the public and private sectors. In 1996-2000, he was a senior economist at the Central Bank of Russia. In the management consultancy sector, he has been supervising implementation of complex educational programs, including international partnerships and joint research by leading universities from Russia, U.S., China, and Eastern Europe.  He currently supervises several public policy programs at RANEPA and teaches courses on international business environment, decision-making, organizational change management, and business research methodology.

Expertise

International business environment and Strategy

Research Interest

Business and Financial Environment , change management and strategic decision making

Dr. Konstantinos Pitsakis
Dr. Konstantinos Pitsakis
BSc, MSc, MPhil, PhD

Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management,Strategy, Marketing and Innovation.

Biography

Konstantinos Pitsakis is Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management, with a specialization in academic entrepreneurship (university spinoffs) and institutional & diffusion theories. He was previously Asst. Professor of organization studies and Fellow at the Center for Innovation Research (CiR) at Tilburg University, the Netherlands, where he taught strategy, entrepreneurship, innovation and organization theory. Konstantinos obtained his PhD in Management from Cass Business School, City University London. Prior to academia, he worked as Research Manager at the Financial Times Group and as Business Intelligence Manager at Winmark Ltd, both in London. Konstantinos has been Course Director for the MSc in International Business Management (Jan. start) at Kingston University since 2014.

Expertise

Strategic Decision making, sociology of organization

Research Interest

Academic entrepreneurship, technology transfer, university spinoffs; Institutional theory, diffusion theory, organizational reputation, population ecology, the sociology of organizations; Panel data, survival analysis.

Mrs Deborah Pinder-Young
Mrs Deborah Pinder-Young
MA MCIPD Director of Postgraduate Studies (LHRMO) Leadership, HRM and Organisation

Biography

Research into the management development needs of senior executives across Europe, consultant on the performance appraisal scheme, Investors in People Co-ordinator for Faculty of Business, Kingston University, Continuing Professional Development for the Independent Professional: research project funded by Kingston Business School. Prior to her academic career, Deborah worked in HRM roles in a number of organizations. Member of Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

Expertise

Personal and Professional Development: Personal audit Identifying development needs, Setting self-development objectives, Constructing the development plan, Team performance, Group decision making.

Research Interest

The Critical Reflection Model, Individual performance and development, practical business skills.

Mr. Marvyn Boatswain
Mr. Marvyn Boatswain
BBA MBA MSc

Lecturer in Marketing.

Strategy, Marketing and Innovation.

Biography

Marvyn is a Lecturer in Marketing at Kingston Business School, where he also completed his PhD. His research interests cover several topics in marketing, with particular attention to consumer behaviour, positioning strategies for new and existing brand offerings, and the impact that context has on brand perceptions. Most recently, Marvyn’s work has been presented at Kingston’s Business & Law Faculty Conference, and at the International Conference of Contemporary Marketing Issues (ICCMI), London.

Marvyn lectures in areas related to marketing practice, market research, and business research methods across several undergraduate, postgraduate, and MBA modules. Before joining Kingston, Marvyn served as a sales manager with IBM Caribbean, and as a marketing executive with Arrow Ford Automotive in North Texas. He obtained his MBA from the University of North Texas, and BA(Hons) from Midwestern State University, Texas.

Expertise

Market Research,Quantitative Data Analysis,Qualitative Data Analysis

Research Interest(s)

Brand Positioning, Branding, Decoy Effect, Context Effect

Ms. Elena Dugina
Ms. Elena Dugina
MA (Philology), MBA (Kingston University)

Senior Lecturer and Director for Kingston/RANE EMBA programme

Biography

Elena is an expert in communications & strategy, lecturer in MBA/EMBA programmes, business trainer & couch. 

She is a former media top-manager, now owner of her own company providing communications and strategy consultancy to leading Russian and international companies. Among her clients banks, metallurgy and natural resources giants, media houses. She teaches Strategic Decision Making, Strategy Execution & Implementation, Global Business, Business Communications.

Expertise

Communication skills, strategic decision making, business communication

Research Interest(s)

Strategy in business and public services

Dr. Fatima Annan-Diab
Dr. Fatima Annan-Diab
BA, MA, PhD

Associate Professor

Strategy, Marketing and Innovation

Dr. Miguel Imas
Dr. Miguel Imas
BSc PhD Social Psychology, LSE

Senior Lecturer - Management

Biography

Following a research fellowship at the faculty of economics and administration (Catholic University of Chile), Miguel was appointed Lecturer in the school of psychology (same university) where he taught qualitative methods and organisational psychology. There he conducted several research and consultancy projects with pharmaceutical companies,NGOs and educational organisations. He joined Kingston University in 2003.

Research Interest

Miguel is a member of the organisational research group at the Institute of Social Psychology (LSE). Miguel's principal research interests are: radical and alternative forms of organising; postmodern and critical organisation theory; literary fiction and storytelling; art and management; skateboarding architecture and free running; management change and globalisation effects in Latin America. Current research projects include (i) the Argentinean Organisational Change Experience: this project looks at new forms ofrganising that are emerging in Argentina as a result of the country's economic collapse in 2001; and (ii) Changing Narratives of Corporate Building Architecture for the XXIst Century (Dr Maria Daskalaki): this on-going project in Europe and Latin America seeks to provide subversive narratives for the way organisational actors experience working (architectural) space.

Dr. Yannis Pierrakis
Dr. Yannis Pierrakis
MSc, PhD (Cardiff)

Senior Lecturer

Strategy, Marketing and Innovation

Dr. Elena Fitkov-Norris
Dr. Elena Fitkov-Norris
BSc, MSc PhD Associate Professor

Accounting, Finance and Informatics

Biography

She is an Associate Professor at the Department of Accounting, Finance and Informatics at Kingston Business School, London, UK. She received a BSc in Mathematics and Management from King’s College London and an MSc in Information Technology at University College London, before completing a PhD sponsored by BT in the department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University College London. She lecture on a number of undergraduate quantitative courses, including Business Information Analysis and Business Data Analysis. At postgraduate level she deliver a Business Forecasting and Modelling elective to MBA students both in the UK and Moscow, a Business Forecasting module to students on the MSc in Business and Economic Forecasting and an Information Management module for students on the Diploma in Management Studies.

Expertise

Study habits and behaviour, learning theory, Rasch analysis, advanced statistical analysis, neural networks, yield management, control theory, wireless communication networks

Research Interest

Currently, she is looking into innovative approaches developing measuring scales for evaluation and modelling students' study habit behaviour by taking into account recent developments in neuroscience. She is also looking at the potential of semi-qualitative modelling approaches such as neural networks for building classifiers and modelling human decision making.

Dr. Martha Mador
Dr. Martha Mador
BA, MBA, DBA

Head of Enterprise Education

Strategy, Marketing and Innovation

Biography

15 years experience in Higher Education as programmes developer and manager, lecturer and researcher. Developed the WestFocus Entrepreneurship Centre, Knowledge London, and the Kingston University Entrepreneurship Centre. Former Course Director, Kingston MBA. Subject leader, Strategic Management. Previous experience includes Marketing Services Management in cable and satellite tv.

Expertise

Subject Leader, Entrepreneurship Director, Knowledge LondonProject Manager, WestFocus Entrepreneurship Centre.

Research Interest(s)

Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurship Education Strategy in the Public, Private and Not for Profit Sectors.

Mr. John Peters
Mr. John Peters

EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP COURSE

Best-selling author, performance coach and writer. He was the sole reader representing the British Armed Forces at the National Gulf Memorial Service, in front of Her Majesty, The Queen and presented the Sir James Martin Lecture at the Royal Aeronautical Society in the presence of Prince Philip. Furthermore, he followed Mr. Nelson Mandela on stage in South Africa and achieved a standing ovation! He has written two best-selling books and the documentary, ‘Tornado Down’ was Independent Documentary of the Year and a BAFTA Award Nominee. He has extensive international TV, radio, PR and media experience.

Since 2000 he has been a business consultant and performance coach to business leaders specializing in developing high-performance leaders and teams.

Expertise

Performance coach, leadership and team development.

Research Interest

Models of leadership, media experience, coaching methods.

Executive MBA

Dr. Kent Springdal
Dr. Kent Springdal
PhD in Business Administration, Lund University, BA (Business Administration Lund University), Postgraduate in Teaching and Learning, Kingston University

Kingston MBA Course Director

Strategy, Marketing and Innovation

Biography

Kent was a researcher at the Department of Business Administration, Lund University. He is a senior lecturer Department of Stratety, Marketing and Entrepreneurship, Kingston University. He teaches International Business Environment, Strategy and Strategic Decision making to the MBA and EMBA students at Kingston/RANEPA program.

He is interested in studying the organisational transformations that public/voluntary sector organisations undergo when they adopt market-based changes. In particular how they deal with identity changes that they have to experience and how they deal with developing strategic options that would suit their transformation. He has written papers on Quasi-Privatisation & Corporate Governance.

Expertise

Quasi-Privatisation & Corporate Governance, Strategy and changes 

Research Interest(s)

Public Sector organisational change. Privatisation and deregulation.

Dr. George Alexandrou
Dr. George Alexandrou
BA PhD

Principal Lecturer.

Accounting, Finance and Informatics.

Biography

George joined Kingston University in 2003 from Essex University. Prior to that, he was a lecturer at Bristol University and the Cass Business School. He had also an appointment as Visiting Professor at the Erasmus School of Business in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
George has a degree in mathematics and a degree in accounting and finance. He received his PhD at the Cass Business School in the area of corporate finance.

Expertise

Mergers, acquisitions and divestments; corporate restructuring; corporate governance; banking and finance.

Research Interest(s)

Mergers, acquisitions and divestments; corporate restructuring; corporate governance; banking and finance.

Dr. Ron Basu
Dr. Ron Basu
PhD, Msc, FIMechE, FIBC, FAPM, FCQI

Biography

Ron is a Visiting Fellow at Henley Business School supporting Flexible Learning MBA.
Visiting Professor at SKEMA Business School, Lille in Project Management and Supply Chain Management. Visiting Tutor at Essex Business School in Project Management and Operations Management.

Director, Performance Excellence Ltd. Demonstrated leadership and passion for excellence in blue-chip companies like GSK, GlaxoWellcome and Unilever.

Author of ‘Total Manufacturing Solutions’, ‘Quality Beyond Six Sigma’ , ‘Implementing Quality’ ‘Total Operations Solutions’, ‘Total Supply Chain Management’, ‘Implementing Six Sigma and Lean’ and ‘FIT SIGMA’, ‘Managing Project Supply Chains’, ‘Managing Quality in Projects’ and regular presenter of papers in global seminars on Six Sigma, Project Management and Manufacturing and Supply Chain topics.

Expertise

Six Sigma, supply chain, project Management

Research Interest

Operations management; Supply Chain Management; Project Management; Change Management; Quality Management and Lean Sigma;Retail Marketing; Channel Management; Information Systems and Knowledge Management

Dr. Mitali Mittra
Dr. Mitali Mittra
PhD, MA (Political Science), MA (Rus. Lang and Lit.), MBA (Kingston University)
  • Senior Lecturer and Director for Kingston/RANE MBA programme
  • Director, MSc. Project Management (RANEPA)

Biography

Mitali has more than 20 years of work experience in marketing with different International companies. She was head of the Research and Marketing Department for The British Council. She was the Marketing and Communication Director for TMI (UK Consultancy Company). Mitali runs her own consultancy company providing services in the area of marketing, strategy and communication.

Mitali teaches Marketing Management /Marketing in the digital world/SMM (to MBA students), RANEPA/Kingston University (UK). She also teaches International and Strategic Marketing in International Master’s programme. She conducts lecture on Research Methodology and Management Consultancy.

Expertise

Market Research, Branding , Social Media, Management Consultancy

Research Interest

Marketing & Communications strategy; Brand Management ; Digital Marketing, CSR, Social Media Marketing, Market Research, Relationship Marketing, International Marketing, Strategic Management Consultancy

Dr. Benjamin Laker
Dr. Benjamin Laker
PhD, MA , MSc

Lecturer in Operations and Supply Chain Management

Biography

Ben is a Lecturer at Kingston University, Visiting Lecturer at the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy (Moscow) and a Director at the Centre for High-Performance; the leading authority on creating and sustaining high-performing organisations. He delivers consultancy, teaches on MBA and executive education programmes and supports research activities across a high-performing portfolio including NASA. Ben is passionate about teaching and learning, and was awarded 'Lecturer of the Year' in 2014 and 2015.

Expertise

Supply Chain, Operations of companies, six sigma

Research Interest

Operations and Supply chain Management

Mr. John Forgan
Mr. John Forgan
BA(Econ) FCA FCCA

Principal Lecturer Accounting, Finance and Informatics.

Biography

John Forgan, a Chartered Accountant with over 25 years of teaching experience, is a programme director on the Kingston MBA at Kingston with teaching experience in Russia, the Netherlands and the United States of America. In addition to his teaching commitments, he has extensive experience as a professional accountant having spent over 25 years in the accounting profession including 15 as a partner in an accountancy practice.Currently he is the Director of Technical Services for a medium-sized accountancy practice. John has been a faculty member at Kingston Business School since 1989.

Expertise

John's current main research and consultancy interests are the financial reporting of government departments under the Resource Accounting and Budgeting initiative of 2001.Course development and delivery of finance Training (Resource Accounting and Budgeting RAB) to The Department of Environment Transport and the Regions.Developing the use of Information Technology in the teaching and assessment of financial accounting students (project leader)Member of the Schools Financial Reporting Response Group, considering and responding to draft accounting standards and discussion papers issued by the professional accounting bodies.xpertise

Research Interest

Taxation, Subject Leader Financial Accounting, Subject Leader Management Accounting, Subject Leader Auditing

Dr. Vladlena Benson
Dr. Vladlena Benson
PhD; MSc

Associate Professor Accounting, Finance and Informatics.

Biography

Vladlena Benson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Accounting, Finance and Informatics, Kingston University. Having completed her PhD at the University of Texas at Dallas.Dr Benson has served as a Course Director for the BSc International Business, Business Administration( including provision in India) and most recently the MA Management programmes. She publishes extensively in such journals as International Journal of Human -Computer Studies, Information Technology and People, Computers in Human Behavior, British Journal of Educational Technology, International Journal of e-Business and others. She teaches Information Management Strategy to MBA students in the UK and Russia, and is involved on a number of European programmes, including the International MBA programme at France and a Doctorate Programme in Italy.

Expertise

Dr Benson's research focuses on personal information privacy online, trust formation, social networking behaviour and social commerce.

Research Interest

Vladlena completed her PhD at the University of Texas at Dallas in the area of Internet databases, which influenced her research interest in the Internet technology and its applications in various areas of human activity. Information Systems Strategy, IT Governance and Agile Methods,Social Networking Technologies.Digital Business Models

Dr. Jelena Petrovic
Dr. Jelena Petrovic
MBA PhD

Principal Lecturer and Course Director Leadership, HRM and Organisation.

 

Biography

Jelena holds an award winning PhD from Cranfield University. Jelena is Director of the Leadership and Management program offered through the SWAN network (South West Alliance Network), which brings together Kingston Business School, Royal Holloway, and St. Georges, University of London.

She has also conducted research and consultancy for Cranfield University School of Management, CIPD, Organization Resources Counselors (ORC) Inc., the Guardian and BT. Jelena is a reviewer for several academic journals, and is actively involved in academic networking with the universities in the UK, US, Brazil, Germany, and Serbia.

Expertise

Strategic staffing of international joint ventures, role of board directors of international joint ventures, job  satisfaction.

Jelena has more than 10 years experience in teaching management and leadership.

Research Interest

Jelena's research interests are in organizational behavior and international management and governance areas.

Mr. Chris Bristow
Mr. Chris Bristow
MSc, City and Guilds Insignia Award

Director of General Management Postgraduate Programmes & Executive.

Education Faculty Management.

Expertise

Personal and Career Development, Leadership Training, Design and Delivery of Postgraduate Management Programs.

Teaches: HR and Organizational Behavior, Career Development, Leadership and Management Development. Chartered Fellow of CIPD

Research Interest & Consultancy

Leadership, Leadership and Management Development, Personal and Career Development

Dr. Georgy Petrov
Dr. Georgy Petrov
PhD Senior Lecturer Leadership, HRM and Organisation

Biography

After receiving his PhD from the University of London Institute of Education in 2005 Georgy worked as a researcher at the Centre for Leadership Studies at the University of Exeter Business School before taking up a Lecturer post at Kingston Business School in September 2008.

Expertise

Organizational Behavior, Professional Development and Leadership, Managing and Leading People.

Research Interest

Leadership and Leadership Development ; Shadow Side of Leadership; Workforce Development and Employer Engagement ; Higher Education Reform in Transitional Countries.

Dr. Serhiy Kovela
Dr. Serhiy Kovela
PhD MBA PGCE CITP

Senior Lecturer Accounting, Finance and Informatics.

Biography

Dr. Serhiy (Serge) Kovela earned his Master's and PhD degrees from the Lviv Polytechnic National University (Ukraine, Lviv) in 1996 and 2000, respectively. From October 1999 till August 2003 he held Senior Lecturer position at Lviv Polytechnic teaching databases, security in computing and software engineering, as well as engaging in a number of IT consultancy projects as a database software developer and project manager.

Since September 2003 Serhiy Kovela has been assigned to the Senior Lecturer position at Kingston University teaching Internet systems technologies, global information technology, database systems, project management for technology, strategic project management, and consultancy practice.

Expertise

  • IT Strategy and Transformation
  • Project Management (Software Development projects, international and outsourced delivery)
  • Computer-Aided Software Engineering
  • Relational Database Design
  • Web-enabled Middleware Design

Research Interest

Professional Services Automation; IT integration in mergers and acquisitions (FS sector); Management Consulting Practice; Game Theory; Design Automation for Computer-Adided Software Engineering; Security in Databases.

Mr. Alexey D. Verbetsky
Mr. Alexey D. Verbetsky
MA Economics; MBA Kingston University

Executive Director of International Development and Public Policy Alliance (IDPPA) and

Associate Director of Master of Global Public Policy (MGPP) Program at the School of Public Policy(RANEPA)

Biography

Alexey has over 20 years of research and consulting experience in both the public and private sectors. In 1996-2000, he was a senior economist at the Central Bank of Russia. In the management consultancy sector, he has been supervising implementation of complex educational programs, including international partnerships and joint research by leading universities from Russia, U.S., China, and Eastern Europe.  He currently supervises several public policy programs at RANEPA and teaches courses on international business environment, decision-making, organizational change management, and business research methodology.

Expertise

International business environment and Strategy

Research Interest

Business and Financial Environment , change management and strategic decision making

Dr. Konstantinos Pitsakis
Dr. Konstantinos Pitsakis
BSc, MSc, MPhil, PhD

Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management,Strategy, Marketing and Innovation.

Biography

Konstantinos Pitsakis is Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management, with a specialization in academic entrepreneurship (university spinoffs) and institutional & diffusion theories. He was previously Asst. Professor of organization studies and Fellow at the Center for Innovation Research (CiR) at Tilburg University, the Netherlands, where he taught strategy, entrepreneurship, innovation and organization theory. Konstantinos obtained his PhD in Management from Cass Business School, City University London. Prior to academia, he worked as Research Manager at the Financial Times Group and as Business Intelligence Manager at Winmark Ltd, both in London. Konstantinos has been Course Director for the MSc in International Business Management (Jan. start) at Kingston University since 2014.

Expertise

Strategic Decision making, sociology of organization

Research Interest

Academic entrepreneurship, technology transfer, university spinoffs; Institutional theory, diffusion theory, organizational reputation, population ecology, the sociology of organizations; Panel data, survival analysis.

Mrs Deborah Pinder-Young
Mrs Deborah Pinder-Young
MA MCIPD Director of Postgraduate Studies (LHRMO) Leadership, HRM and Organisation

Biography

Research into the management development needs of senior executives across Europe, consultant on the performance appraisal scheme, Investors in People Co-ordinator for Faculty of Business, Kingston University, Continuing Professional Development for the Independent Professional: research project funded by Kingston Business School. Prior to her academic career, Deborah worked in HRM roles in a number of organizations. Member of Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

Expertise

Personal and Professional Development: Personal audit Identifying development needs, Setting self-development objectives, Constructing the development plan, Team performance, Group decision making.

Research Interest

The Critical Reflection Model, Individual performance and development, practical business skills.

Mr. Marvyn Boatswain
Mr. Marvyn Boatswain
BBA MBA MSc

Lecturer in Marketing.

Strategy, Marketing and Innovation.

Biography

Marvyn is a Lecturer in Marketing at Kingston Business School, where he also completed his PhD. His research interests cover several topics in marketing, with particular attention to consumer behaviour, positioning strategies for new and existing brand offerings, and the impact that context has on brand perceptions. Most recently, Marvyn’s work has been presented at Kingston’s Business & Law Faculty Conference, and at the International Conference of Contemporary Marketing Issues (ICCMI), London.

Marvyn lectures in areas related to marketing practice, market research, and business research methods across several undergraduate, postgraduate, and MBA modules. Before joining Kingston, Marvyn served as a sales manager with IBM Caribbean, and as a marketing executive with Arrow Ford Automotive in North Texas. He obtained his MBA from the University of North Texas, and BA(Hons) from Midwestern State University, Texas.

Expertise

Market Research,Quantitative Data Analysis,Qualitative Data Analysis

Research Interest(s)

Brand Positioning, Branding, Decoy Effect, Context Effect

Ms. Elena Dugina
Ms. Elena Dugina
MA (Philology), MBA (Kingston University)

Senior Lecturer and Director for Kingston/RANE EMBA programme

Biography

Elena is an expert in communications & strategy, lecturer in MBA/EMBA programmes, business trainer & couch. 

She is a former media top-manager, now owner of her own company providing communications and strategy consultancy to leading Russian and international companies. Among her clients banks, metallurgy and natural resources giants, media houses. She teaches Strategic Decision Making, Strategy Execution & Implementation, Global Business, Business Communications.

Expertise

Communication skills, strategic decision making, business communication

Research Interest(s)

Strategy in business and public services

Dr. Miguel Imas
Dr. Miguel Imas
BSc PhD Social Psychology, LSE

Senior Lecturer - Management

Biography

Following a research fellowship at the faculty of economics and administration (Catholic University of Chile), Miguel was appointed Lecturer in the school of psychology (same university) where he taught qualitative methods and organisational psychology. There he conducted several research and consultancy projects with pharmaceutical companies,NGOs and educational organisations. He joined Kingston University in 2003.

Research Interest

Miguel is a member of the organisational research group at the Institute of Social Psychology (LSE). Miguel's principal research interests are: radical and alternative forms of organising; postmodern and critical organisation theory; literary fiction and storytelling; art and management; skateboarding architecture and free running; management change and globalisation effects in Latin America. Current research projects include (i) the Argentinean Organisational Change Experience: this project looks at new forms ofrganising that are emerging in Argentina as a result of the country's economic collapse in 2001; and (ii) Changing Narratives of Corporate Building Architecture for the XXIst Century (Dr Maria Daskalaki): this on-going project in Europe and Latin America seeks to provide subversive narratives for the way organisational actors experience working (architectural) space.

Dr. Yannis Pierrakis
Dr. Yannis Pierrakis
MSc, PhD (Cardiff)

Senior Lecturer

Strategy, Marketing and Innovation

Dr. Elena Fitkov-Norris
Dr. Elena Fitkov-Norris
BSc, MSc PhD Associate Professor

Accounting, Finance and Informatics

Biography

She is an Associate Professor at the Department of Accounting, Finance and Informatics at Kingston Business School, London, UK. She received a BSc in Mathematics and Management from King’s College London and an MSc in Information Technology at University College London, before completing a PhD sponsored by BT in the department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University College London. She lecture on a number of undergraduate quantitative courses, including Business Information Analysis and Business Data Analysis. At postgraduate level she deliver a Business Forecasting and Modelling elective to MBA students both in the UK and Moscow, a Business Forecasting module to students on the MSc in Business and Economic Forecasting and an Information Management module for students on the Diploma in Management Studies.

Expertise

Study habits and behaviour, learning theory, Rasch analysis, advanced statistical analysis, neural networks, yield management, control theory, wireless communication networks

Research Interest

Currently, she is looking into innovative approaches developing measuring scales for evaluation and modelling students' study habit behaviour by taking into account recent developments in neuroscience. She is also looking at the potential of semi-qualitative modelling approaches such as neural networks for building classifiers and modelling human decision making.

Dr. Martha Mador
Dr. Martha Mador
BA, MBA, DBA

Head of Enterprise Education

Strategy, Marketing and Innovation

Biography

15 years experience in Higher Education as programmes developer and manager, lecturer and researcher. Developed the WestFocus Entrepreneurship Centre, Knowledge London, and the Kingston University Entrepreneurship Centre. Former Course Director, Kingston MBA. Subject leader, Strategic Management. Previous experience includes Marketing Services Management in cable and satellite tv.

Expertise

Subject Leader, Entrepreneurship Director, Knowledge LondonProject Manager, WestFocus Entrepreneurship Centre.

Research Interest(s)

Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurship Education Strategy in the Public, Private and Not for Profit Sectors.

Mr. John Peters
Mr. John Peters

EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP COURSE

Best-selling author, performance coach and writer. He was the sole reader representing the British Armed Forces at the National Gulf Memorial Service, in front of Her Majesty, The Queen and presented the Sir James Martin Lecture at the Royal Aeronautical Society in the presence of Prince Philip. Furthermore, he followed Mr. Nelson Mandela on stage in South Africa and achieved a standing ovation! He has written two best-selling books and the documentary, ‘Tornado Down’ was Independent Documentary of the Year and a BAFTA Award Nominee. He has extensive international TV, radio, PR and media experience.

Since 2000 he has been a business consultant and performance coach to business leaders specializing in developing high-performance leaders and teams.

Expertise

Performance coach, leadership and team development.

Research Interest

Models of leadership, media experience, coaching methods.

IHRM Masters

Dr Kenisha Linton
Dr Kenisha Linton, BBA, MSc, PhD, FHEA
Senior Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management, Management Kingston University London

Biography

Kenisha completed her PhD in Management at Royal Holloway, University of London. Her doctoral thesis examined the topic of workforce diversity and inclusion in the Metropolitan Police Service. Kenisha also conducts research on the transcultural competence of British expatriates and migrant workers in Caribbean nations, and is engaged in various collaborative research projects in the areas of cross-cultural management, strategic human resource development, and diversity.

Prior to her PhD studies, she completed an MSc in International Management at the University of Essex, UK and a BBA in Marketing & International Business at the University of Technology, Jamaica.

Research Interest(s)

  • Strategic human resource development (SHRD)
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion
  • Intersectionality and identity in the workplace
  • Transcultural competence and cross-cultural management
Kerry Isherwood
Kerry Isherwood
Business Partner, Macmillan

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

  • CIPD qualified HR professional with significant generalist experience
  • Proven track record of implementing people solutions and managing complex change programs
  • Significant experience of managing, leading and developing others
  • Member of the Professional Mediators Association

CAREER SUMMARY

HR Manager, CLIC Sargent, HR Advisor, CLIC Sargent, Area Trainer, Spirit Group PLC

Helen Burton nee Hallpike
Helen Burton nee Hallpike
A Company Director & University Business School Lecturer in Strategy, Executive Remuneration & OB

Helen is a Board-level Company Director & University Business Lecturer specialising in HR & Executive Remuneration; Corporate Governance, CSR & Ethics; Programme & Risk Management; Strategy & Marketing; e-commerce and Customer Profiling.

Blue chip experience at Lloyds Bank Group, BNP, PwC and AVIS. Entrepreneur - sold the first laptop computers in the UK; co-founder & Board Director of a PE backed travel dot.com. Commercial Director & Company Secretary for TTAC leading PE-backed acquisitions/buyouts.

Helen is experienced public speaker and writer on careers, has published a book entitled "Career Crunch!" on Careers and longevity, under the name Helen Hallpike. She writes articles for magazines, gives talks and provides business consulting and research on careers structure and demographics.

MA 1st Class Hons, Oxford University; MBA, INSEAD global business school; PGCE, Cambridge University, Diploma, Chartered Institute of Marketing and Masters in Research (2014).

Dr Andrew Nurse
Dr Andrew Nurse
Research Associate, Lecturer

Expertise

Organizational capability.

Biography

Managing Consultant, Invicta Consultancy Services Limited, responsible for development and execution of training programmes to a range of clients, responsible for bidding and carrying out of HRD related consultancy contracts.
Supervisor, Lecturer and Module leader at Kingston University London.

Research interests

The linkages between individual and organisational capability.

Carrie Hayton, Chartered FCIPD & SHL Partner
Carrie Hayton, Chartered FCIPD & SHL Partner
HR practitioner and consultant

Expertise

Coaching, Management Development, Leadership Training, Selection and Outplacement. 

Biography

HR consultant to a variety of companies including Glaxo Smith Klein, Delta Airlines, Northwest Airlines, United Airlines, Nokia, Orange, Marsh Risk Management, Bahrain Airport Company.  Roles include consulting on a variety of HR-related projects and the design and implementation of Development and Assessment Centres for these clients. Part time lectures at Kingston University, London.

Prior to consulting career Carrie was HR and Resourcing Manager at British Airways. 

Research interests

Resourcing, HRD and general HR

Смотреть ВИДЕО Interview with Carrie Hayton

Mr Richard Da Costa, FCIPD
Mr Richard Da Costa, FCIPD
Experienced coaching practitioner with global organisational and HR development background.

Expertise

HR consulting, leading change, coaching, cross cultural effectiveness, career transitions.

Biography

Currently Executive Coach, Richard Da Costa Consultancy, visiting lecturer at Kingston University, London, Lecturer at Newcastle University Business School, l’ENSEAM Paris and I’EDHEC Lille.

An experienced executive coach and HR consultant working with UK and overseas clients assisting them to successfully lead change and develop effective skills and behaviours, in particular across cultural boundaries.

Previous experience includes various HRD positions, including International HR Director GdFSuez with senior HR responsibilities at both national and international level for the Environmental Division of the Group, Group Human Resources Director.

A  former non-executive Director of People In Aid, a voluntary sector umbrella organisation established by a number of UK and overseas aid organisations to improve Human Resource management in the sector. 

Mrs Deborah Pinder-Young
Mrs Deborah Pinder-Young, MA MCIPD FCIM
Director of Postgraduate Studies (LHRMO), Management, Kingston University, London

Expertise

Personal and Professional Development: Personal audit Identifying development needs, Setting self-development objectives, Constructing the development plan, Team performance, Group decision making

Biography

Research into the management development needs of senior executives across Europe, consultant on the performance appraisal scheme, Investors in People Co-ordinator for Faculty of Business, Kingston University, Continuing Professional Development for the Independent Professional: research project funded by Kingston Business School. Prior to her academic career, Deborah worked in HRM roles in a number of organizations. Member of Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

Research Interest

The Critical Reflection Model, Individual performance and development, practical business skills

Dr Stephen Gourlay
Dr Stephen Gourlay
Associate Professor, Management, Kingston University, London

Expertise

Employee engagement; knowledge management and organizational learning concepts and theory; social science research methodology. He has a particular interest in Q-methodology, a research method used to study people's "subjectivity" -- that is, their viewpoint. He teaches organizational learning and development, knowledge management and research methods. Stephen has also written reports for Optimum Technology Training Ltd., and the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, and recently became an Academic Member of the CIPD.

Biography

Stephen joined the Department of Leadership, HRM and Organization in 1990 after a career as a research assistant / fellow on projects on unions and technical change, change management and technical change, workplace health and safety, and non-union industrial relations. He was made a Reader in 2005.

Research Interest

Stephen is currently focusing on conceptual issues relating to the concept of 'employee engagement', and in developing qualitative approaches to studying engagement. The project on managers' information behaviors is drawing to a close (2012) but information use and knowledge transfer remain an interest for him. He is also interested in perspectives on research methodology that break with traditional perspectives such as quantitative vs. qualitative.

Ann Brown
Ann Brown, FCIPD
Head of people at KPMG

Ann has got 30+ years HR practitioner experience at Board level and is Currently Head of People at KPMG.

She Previously held international HR Director roles in professional services, financial service , IT and telecom.

Visiting Fellow at Kingston University Business School.

Chartered Fellow of CIPD.

A member of Kingston University Advisory Board.

Professional interests

Entry level talent in organisations, inc apprentices and graduates. Diversity and Inclusion, (gender, BAME, age and health in particular); Board appointments and Board effectiveness, Employee Engagement, Business Partner effectiveness, executive development, recruitment.

City & Guilds Industry Skills Board member

She also advises the government on careers, and legislation relating to apprentice levy from employers perspective.

Interview with Ann BrownFCIPD, Head of people at KPMG, program lecturer.

Andrew Crossey
Andrew Crossey
Independent consultant, ex Senior Vice President, Group Talent Management Director at Capgemini
Andrew has a very broad range of global HR experience and a strong track record of significant business achievement. For over 25 years he has combined his corporate HR career with highly successful part-time teaching at a variety of universities and business schools, both in the UK and overseas. 
 
In early 2016, Andrew left his corporate role to focus more time on his teaching and freelance HR consulting roles. He has worked in such companies as Capgemini, Ernst and Young and NatWest and has specialised in Talent Management, Learning and Development, and Leadership but his experience extends to many other fields, including recruitment, performance management, and assessment and selection. 
 
Andrew has a wide experience of the use of technology to support HR and Learning and has written for magazines and journals, and is a regular speaker at conferences and events. 
 
He has also conducted several published research projects with the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). Andrew was awarded a Fellowship by the Institute of Financial Services for his services to education and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.

Interview with Andrew Crossey, Independent consultant, ex Senior Vice President, Group Talent Management Director at Capgemini Program Kingston University, London.

Prof. Michael Wynn
Prof. Michael Wynn
LLB LLM (Labour Law) PGCE Professor Kingston University London

Biography

Michael was educated at Barrow Grammar School and Kings' College, London. He worked as a journalist before obtaining an LLM in Labour Law at University College, London in 1990. From 1992 to 2000, he lectured at University College, Northampton. He joined Kingston Law School in 2000 as a Senior Lecturer and progressed to Principal Lecturer in 2005.

Expertise

UK employment and labour law; agency workers and migrant workers; trade union recognition; psychiatric injury.

Research Interest(s)

Michael's research interests are in labour law and social thought. He has published in the areas of European labour law, the contract of employment, equality law, working time and trade union recognition. 

He is currently working on aspects of law and policy relating to employment status and temporary agency workers and on aspects of employee voice at work.

Teaching

Michael teaches Employment Law and Tort on the LLB and Individual Employment Law and Labour Law in the Global Economy on the LLM. He also supervises students on PHd, LLM and LLB programmes.

Consultancy

Michael is an Accredited Mediator and advises on matters of UK employment law

Memberships

Institute of Employment Rights; Industrial Law Society

Dr Jelena Petrovic
Dr Jelena Petrovic
MBA PhD Principal Lecturer and Course Director Leadership, HRM and Organisation

Expertise

Strategic staffing of international joint ventures, role of board directors of international joint ventures, job  satisfaction.

Jelena has more than 10 years experience in teaching management and leadership.

Biography

Jelena holds an award winning PhD from Cranfield University. Jelena is Director of the Leadership and Management program offered through the SWAN network (South West Alliance Network), which brings together Kingston Business School, Royal Holloway, and St. Georges, University of London.

She has also conducted research and consultancy for Cranfield University School of Management, CIPD, Organization Resources Counselors (ORC) Inc., the Guardian and BT. Jelena is a reviewer for several academic journals, and is actively involved in academic networking with the universities in the UK, US, Brazil, Germany, and Serbia.

Research Interest

Jelena's research interests are in organizational behavior and international management and governance areas.

Dr Georgy Petrov
Dr Georgy Petrov, SFHEA
Senior Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour, Kingston University, London

Expertise

Organizational Behavior, Professional Development and Leadership, Managing and Leading People.

Biography

After receiving his PhD from the University of London Institute of Education in 2005 Georgy worked as a researcher at the Centre for Leadership Studies at the University of Exeter Business School before taking up a Lecturer post at Kingston Business School in September 2008.

Research Interest

Leadership and Leadership Development ; Shadow Side of Leadership; Workforce Development and Employer Engagement ; Higher Education Reform in Transitional Countries.

Dr Hans-Joachim Wolfram
Dr Hans-Joachim Wolfram
MSc, PhD, CPsychol Senior Lecturer in Occupational Psychology and Research Methods Leadership, HRM and Organisation

Biography

Hans studied Psychology and Cultural Studies at the Humboldt-University Berlin, Germany. He received his PhD from the University of Leipzig, Germany in the area of Work and Organisational Psychology and Social Psychology. Furthermore, he acquired a psychotherapeutic qualification in Logotherapy/Existential Analysis. Before joining Kingston University in 2008, Hans conducted research at the University of Leipzig, Germany and for London Business School. His main areas of interest are gender in the workplace, occupational well-being, leadership, and social psychology perspectives within organisational settings.

Expertise

Hans reviews manuscripts for journals such as 'European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology', 'Gender, Work and Organization', and 'British Journal of Management'.

Memberships

Chartered member of the British Psychological Society

British Academy of Management (special interest group 'Gender in Management')

Honorary Research Associate at Royal Holloway, University of London

Duncan Brown
Duncan Brown
FCIPD, Head of Consulting at Institute for Employment Studies

Highly experienced adviser, researcher and author on reward, HR and employment issues

Biography

Duncan has 30 years’ experience in rewards consultancy and research, with major consulting firms such as Aon Hewitt, Towers Perrin and PwC. He was also Assistant Director General at the CIPD for 5 years. 

His clients have included major companies such as National Grid, BT and Guardian Media Group; public sector bodies such as the Department of Health, Cabinet Office and European Commission, and not-for-profit organisations such as Cancer Research and the United Nations.

Duncan is a prolific author and speaker on HR and reward issues, with regular columns and blogs in Employee Benefits and People Management, 5 books and more than 50 published articles. He has appeared on BBC breakfast and evening news and on Today on Radio 4. He has lectured and presented all over the world, from China to Canada and Ethiopia to Finland. Human Resources magazine rated him as one of the top five most influential people in HR over the prior three years.

As well as advising many remuneration committees, Duncan is a non-executive member of remuneration/HR commitees at Christian Aid and the ARB, and is a Governor and Council member of the Pensions Policy Institute. He has participated on government taskforces concerned with human capital reporting, employee engagement, pensions and fair pay. He is currently also a visting fellow at Kingston University and a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD.

Смотреть ВИДЕО Duncan Brown, FCIPD, Lecturer at Kingston CIPD IHRM Masters Moscow

Janice Caplan
Janice Caplan
Founder and co-lead Partner, The Scala Group HR

Specialties: Talent management, performance management, succession planning, organization development, leadership development, managing change, selection, assessment, coaching, mentoring, board development, turnarounds, fast-growing, entrepreneurial, mergers and acquisitions.

Janice is highly experienced in the fields of talent management, HR and coaching as a board level consultant, coach-mentor and author. She is a regular speaker at conferences around the world.

Having served as CIPD Vice-President, Learning, and Talent Development, Janice is Visiting Professor at Claude Littner Business School, Kingston University, London, University of West London and faculty member of C & D Latam business school, headquartered in Mexico City. She is also governor of University of Portsmouth, where she is a member of the board, chairs HR Committee, and sits on remuneration and nomination committees.

Janice has a Master’s Degree in Human Resources and previous senior line management experience gained at Midland Montagu where her role as Associate Director, HR included profit-centre responsibility for the bank’s public treasury and capital markets training arm.

Janice's publications include “Strategic Talent Development” (Kogan Page: September 2013), “The Value of Talent”, (Kogan Page 2011) and “Coaching for the Future; how smart companies use coaching and mentoring”, (CIPD 2003).

Janice works in Europe and the Americas and is able to conduct business in Italian, French and Spanish. She is a Chartered Companion of CIPD, has been awarded an Honorary MBA, and is qualified to levels A and B of the British Psychological Society.

Tatiana Yakovleva
Tatiana Yakovleva
Business & Executive Coach Member of the Board of Directors ICF Chapter Russia Managing Partner of AliusLab

Expertise

  • HR Consultancy
  • Training and Development programs for HR
  • Coaching of top managers and business owners
  • Stress management, work-life balance
  • Change management
  • Communication in Top team
  • Strategic sessions

Biography

Owner and Managing Partner of AliusLab (a consulting company in the field of T&D – www.aliuslab.com.

Рrior Head of Practice "Executive Coaching Consultancy", EXECT Partners Group; Development programs for Top management, Coaching - www.exectgroup.com.

2001-2010, Director of HR and Organizational Development, member of the Board, various multinational companies and representative offices in Russia ( Lucent Technologies, AVAYA, Orange)

Since 2003, teaching at MBA and EMBA programs of Kingston University (UK), Academy of National Economy under the Government of RF, Leadership and Professional Development course.

Since 2005, practice as coach.

In 2008 was awarded as Top 20 HR Directors of Russia according to rating 1000 Professional managers of Russia.

Education

  • George Washington University ( USA), Master Certificate in Global Contract Management
  • Kingston University UK, MBA, Strategic Management
  • College of Executive Coaching, USA
  • B-Coach, Leadership University, USA. Certified Business Coach, Master Business Coach certification in June 2011
  • Institute of Practical Psychology GENESIS, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Psychologist-Consultant, Вusiness trainer
Ilona Ivannikova
Ilona Ivannikova
LLM Managing Partner of AliusLab Business Trainer, Lawyer Member of American Society for Training and Development Certified Trainer of Mediation Training Institute International

Expertise

  • Change management
  • Training and Development programs for lawyers
  • Organizational consultancy to Legal departments
  • Communication in Top and Legal teams
  • Workplace conflict mediation
  • Stress management, work-life balance
  • Effective communication in multinational teams

Biography

Since 2011 – Owner and Managing Partner of AliusLab (a consulting company in the field of T&D – www.aliuslab.com)

Since 2010 – Business Trainer (Development programs for Top managers and lawyers, workplace conflict mediation, communication skill), including teaching at MBA programs of Kingston University, Academy of National Economy under the Government of RF

2003 - 2010 – Director of Legal Departments, Board of Directors Member of various multinational companies and representative offices in Russia (Orange, Alcatel-Lucent, Lucent Technologies, Danone, Avaya)

Education

  • Moscow State Law Academy
  • University of Manchester UK, LLM
  • Institute of Practical Psychology GENESIS, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Psycologist-Consultant
  • American Society for Training and Development, Business Trainer
  • Mediation Training Institute International, Certified Trainer
Наталья Смурова
Наталья Смурова
Старший преподаватель, Зам Декана Факультета Международных Программ ИОН, Директор программы CIPD IHRM Masters Kingston University, London - РАНХиГС
  • Преподаватель, бизнес тренер, карьерный и бизнес коуч, консультант.
  • Направления текущей практики:
  1. Развитие персонального бренда
  2. Личное и Профессиональное развитие
  3. Развитие карьеры
  4. Управление человеческим капиталом
  • Разработка, внедрение, администрирование программ обучения в Бизнес школах и корпоративных университетах.
  • Преподаватель курсов: «Личное и персональное развитие», Career Development Coaching, Personal Brand Development Lab, «Управление человеческим капиталом организации» на программах E/MBA, CIPD IHRM Masters Kingston University, London-РАНХиГС, Международной англоязычной магистратуры РАНХиГС
  • Коучинг: бизнес коучинг, карьерный коучинг на программах E/MBA, CIPD IHRM Masters, частная практика
  • Тренинги: открытые, корпоративные
  • Внешний консультант на проектах по построению систем обучения персонала в крупных международных компаниях
  • Автор ряда практикумов для менеджеров в области управления персоналом 

Образование

Leadership University, USA Certified Business Coach

Kingston University Business School, ISES Masters, диплом с отличием

Академия народного хозяйства при Правительстве РФ, диплом MBA «Стратегический менеджмент»

Московский государственный институт международных отношений (Университет), факультет «Международные экономические отношения», диплом с отличием

Московский государственный лингвистический университет (ранее ИнЯз им. Мориса Тореза), диплом

 

Анна-Стефания Чепик
Анна-Стефания Чепик
Независимый эксперт в области трудового права

Анна-Стефания Чепик консультирует российские и международные компании по всем вопросам российского трудового и миграционного права более 10 лет, в том числе по вопросам прекращения трудовых отношений с руководителями высшего звена, сокращения штатов и реструктуризации, взаимодействия с профсоюзами, соблюдения требований по охране труда и технике безопасности. Анна успешно реализовала большое количество проектов по правовому аудиту компаний, работающих в сфере производства, транспорта и услуг, в том числе по сделкам слияния и поглощения, а также многочисленные проекты M&A в части трудового права и проекты, связанные с реструктуризацией бизнеса. Анна участвует в урегулировании трудовых конфликтов и имеет опыт досудебного разрешения споров, связанных с прекращением трудовых отношений по различным основаниям, с дисциплинарными взысканиями, компенсациями и т.д.

The European Legal 500, PLC Which Lawyer, Chambers & Partners на протяжении нескольких лет рекомендуют ее как одного из ведущих в России специалистов по трудовому праву.

Образование:

МГУ имени М.В. Ломоносова. Юридический факультет

Опыт работы:

2013- н/вр Независимый эксперт в области трудового права

2011-2013 Партнер юридической практики PwC в России и глава группы, оказывающей юридические услуги в области трудового права.

2009-2013 Гольцблат БЛП», Партнер

2003-2009 «Пепеляев, Гольцблат и партнеры», глава практики трудового права, юрист.

2001-2003 «АЛРУД», юрист 

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