Dr Prasanta Dey
is a Reader in Operations and Information Management. Formerly he was a project executive in the Indian Oil Corporation Ltd for 14 years. He has published more than 70 papers in international journals. He currently holds ESRC business engagement funding (£100,000) to enhance project management practices in UK industries and PMI2 funding (£40,000) to investigate supply chain performance measurement within UK and Thai industries. He co-edits the Journal of Energy Sector Management.
Professor Pawan Budhwar
is Professor of International Human Resource Management and leads the Work and Organisational Psychology Group. Also Director of the Aston Centre for Human Resources and the Aston India Foundation for Applied Business Research, he has published extensively in top management journals and has authored 6 books. He is the Senior Associate Editor of the British Journal of Management and Associate Editor of the International Journal of Cross Cultural Management.