Swapnesh Masrani


  • EH14 4AS

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

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Interested in supervising PhD students in management history, strategic management, and family business.

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Dr Swapnesh Masrani is the Programme Director of MSc International Business Management at the Edinburgh Business School. Prior to joining the University, he worked at the University of Stirling where he was the Deputy Director of the MBA.

A member of the School’s Strategy and Enterprise group, Swapnesh teaches at the post-graduate and undergraduate level in Strategic Management, Business Research Methods, and Business Models- having previously also taught International Business, Managing in Emerging Markets, and Managing Family Business.

His research interest is in Strategic Management and Business & Management History. His particular interests are in evolution of management practice in India during 20th century, history of management education, and family business.  He has published in leading journals such as Business History, British Journal of Management, Critical Perspectives on Accounting, and frequently contributes to The Conversation. He has co-edited the Special Issue in Business History titled: The Rise of Indian Business in the Global Context in the Twentieth Century: a Review and Introduction. Swapnesh is also Associate Editor of Journal of Management Development. 

He completed his PhD from the University of St-Andrews on the decline of the Dundee’s jute industry.


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