Dr Phil Kelly (DBA, MBA, MA, BSc (Hons), SFHEA, FIRM), formerly advisor to Asia's highest paid CEO, worked for over 20 companies in almost as many countries prior to becoming a Senior Lecturer at Liverpool Business School (LBS). Having completed his Doctorate in Business Administration, at one of Europe's leading business schools, he went on to teach at a range of Universities. An experienced lecturer, he has an MA (distinction) in teaching and learning in Higher Education and is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. In 2012 the Vice Chancellor of Liverpool John Moores University presented Phil with an excellence award in recognition of distinction in teaching. Phil has written several books, 'Management Theory and Practice' 7ed, published in 2011, is a well known text utilised on numerous management courses and degree programmes. In 2009 he wrote 'International Business and Management'. Phil has written a new text book, 'the Business Environment' published by Cengage in 2013.
Presently, Phil teaches on a variety of postgraduate degree programmes such as the MBA along with HR and BIS undergraduate programmes at LBS. He is supervising four PhD students, writing a new book and is a lead examiner with the Institute of Risk Management.