Professor Mark Gilman
Professor of SME Growth and Development
Professor Mark Gilman transitioned to academia after spending 16 years working in engineering. He writes extensively on SME Growth and people management issues and works closely with SMEs/entrepreneurs. He is presently Professor of SME Growth and Development; Director of the Centre for Enterprise, Innovation and Growth and Co-founder and Director of BIG Associates Ltd (a University spin-out). He has worked engaging with businesses of all sizes including Boots plc, Barclays Bank, British Airways and a number of public sector organisation. More recently, impacting the growth of 1000s of SMEs through research and coaching interventions for ambitious business owners.