Faculty & Research
People in Professional Service Firms
Tim Morris is Professor of Management Studies at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, and co-director of several of the School’s key executive education programmes.
Steve New is Associate Professor in Operations Management at Saïd Business School and Fellow of Hertford College at the University of Oxford. His areas of expertise include supply chain management and process improvement.
Andrew Pettigrew is Professor of Strategy and Organisation at Saïd Business School and Senior Golding Fellow at Brasenose College, both at the University of Oxford. He is a leading expert on strategy and change in both the public and private sectors.
Mari Sako’s most recent work has focused on business and professional services and on outsourcing. Her work on business services in the UK has attracted the interest of UK policy makers.
Dr Michael Smets is Associate Professor in Management and Organisation Studies and a Research Fellow at Green Templeton College. He is also a member of the Centre for Professional Service Firms, based at Saïd Business School.
Professor Adler is Harold Quinton Chair in Business Policy at the Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California, and an International Research Fellow of the Centre for Professional Service Firms.
John Armour was appointed to the Lovells Professorship in Law and Finance, in association with Oriel College on 1 July 2007, having previously been a University Senior Lecturer in Law and Fellow of Trinity Hall at Cambridge University.
Leonard Bierman is a Professor of Management at Mays Business School, Texas A&M University, and an International Research Fellow for Professional Service Firms.
Kathryn Bishop is an Associate Fellow of Saïd Business School, where she directs and teaches on leadership programmes for professional service firms and other multi-national corporations.
Mehdi Boussebaa is Professor of International Business at the Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow. He was previously a faculty member of the University of Bath School of Management and before that a post-doctoral researcher at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford.