Mairi Maclean is Professor of International Business in the Division of Strategy and Organization, School of Management, University of Bath. She has held positions at the universities of Aston, Royal Holloway University of London, UWE, Exeter, Newcastle and the Sorbonne. She received her PhD from the University of St Andrews. She has undertaken numerous academic management roles, including Director of Research, Deputy Dean, Subject Group Head and MBA Director.
Her research interests include international business elites and elite power, entrepreneurial philanthropy, and history and organisation studies. She is the author of four books, including Business Elites and Corporate Governance in France and the UK (Palgrave Macmillan, 2006) with Charles Harvey and Jon Press, and editor of a further four. Recent publications include contributions to the Academy of Management Review, Organization Studies, Organizational Research Methods, and Human Relations.