Ho-Yin Mak

Associate Scholar

Saïd Business School
University of Oxford
Park End Street


Ho-Yin Mak is an Associate Scholar at the Saïd Business School.

He is currently an Associate Professor in Operations & Information Management at Georgetown University. From 2015-2022, he was Associate Professor in Management Science at the Saïd Business School. Prior to Oxford, he served on the faculty of the Hong Kong University of Science & Technology for six years.

Ho-Yin was recognised as one of the 'Best 40 under 40 Professors' by Poets & Quants in 2019. He also received the Top Ten Lecturers Award and the School of Engineering Teaching Excellence Award at the Hong Kong University of Science & Technology.


Ho-Yin's research aims to tackle operations management and planning problems using tools of operations research and economics.

He has a particular interest in the domain areas of (energy and environmental) sustainability, supply chain management, and health care operations. Ho-Yin's research in these areas have been published in premier journals, such as Management Science and Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, and recognised with research awards, such as the INFORMS Energy, Natural Resources and Environment Young Researcher Prize.

View his publications.


Ho-Yin has taught the Analytics core course in the MBA and EMBA programmes. 

Prior to joining Saïd Business School, Ho-Yin also taught courses in Management Science, Supply Chain Optimization, Logistics Planning and Service Management at undergraduate, master’s and doctoral levels at the University of California at Berkeley and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.