George Lodorfos
George Lodorfos
Leeds Beckett University

Dr George Lodorfos
Dean of Leeds Business School
Leeds Beckett University

 

George has fifteen years of experience as senior academic in Entrepreneurship and the Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation. He is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, Stage 1 Chartered Engineer, Member of the Chartered Management Institute, and a Member of the Academy of Marketing.

In addition to his role as Dean of Leeds Business School, George is an Auditor for the Hellenic Quality Assurance and Accreditation Agency-(HQAAA), Chief External Examiner, Business Mentor for Start Ups and facilitator of round table discussions. George is also a member of four Journal Editorial Boards.

George has extensive practical and academic experience in the field of Strategic Management, R&D and Adoption of New Technologies and Innovation. He has undertaken extensive research and enterprise work in the areas of buyer behaviour with particular interest in online purchasing and the use of technology to enable the sustainable growth of businesses. George has published papers in journals of management and marketing with particular focus on the impact of innovation on productivity performance, and the factors that influence consumers’ e-purchasing behaviour.