I hold a first class honours degree in Business Management from a UK university. This included the study of strategic management, project and operations management, organisational behaviour and marketing. My MSc included the study of Sustainable Business, Environmental Management, Corporate Social Responsibility, Disaster Management and the Management of Risk. My Master’s dissertation examined the relationship between sustainability, economic growth and stakeholders. I am currently undertaking a part-time PhD with the career goal of undertaking lecturing and consultancy work. My academic interests include changes in business models, social enterprise, Corporate Social Responsibility and stakeholder management and communication. I am a member of the Chartered Management Institute and of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment.