Professor Paul Turner

Professor of Management Practice

Professor Paul Turner’s extensive connections and experience are key to the business links that set our Business School apart. He brings students across the whole School insight and understanding at the very highest levels of management.

His previous positions include Group HR Business Director for Lloyds TSB and a Director of BT, as well as several senior international roles. Paul remains fully immersed in the HR industry, right at the heart of the very latest developments. He’s a leading figure, regularly called upon to chair key industry summits and conferences, and judge awards, where his expertise is highly valued. His links to the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (CIPD) where he was formerly Vice President, remain strong, He writes extensively and his expertise is welcomed at business conferences around the world. In short, Paul is perfectly placed to bring both students and business the real world industry understanding that characterises Birmingham City Business School.