Henley Africa applauds new continental business school climate leadership

CAIRO, Egypt, 8 November 2022 – African business schools have established Business Schools for Climate Leadership Africa (BS4CL Africa) as the United Nations Climate Conference, COP 27 (27th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change https://unfccc.int/cop27), is being held in the country this week. BS4CL Africa follows the successful…

Dean and Director of Henley Business School Africa, has been appointed a distinguished professor at Woxsen University in India

HR Future 25th October 2022   It’s an honour that took him by surprise, but one which he is both “very excited by and very privileged”. The distinguished professorship was bestowed on Foster-Pedley, a former aerobatic pilot and airline captain in recognition of the contribution he has made to developing and providing business education in…

Barry van Zyl

New Research: How to find your organisation’s groove

New Research: How to find your organisation’s groove   The former drummer for Johnny Clegg’s band is now helping businesses find their groove. Drawing on a 30-year-long career in the music industry, Barry van Zyl has teamed up with Henley Business School to develop a unique business strategic framework that has caught the eye –…

Dunning Africa Centre

Is it Africa’s time, or has the continent’s race been run?

There has been a lot of talk around Africa’s move towards free trade, which hopes to connect the continent to be a powerful force in the global economy. But will it be the catalyst many hope or another false start for Africa? By Rajneesh Narula and Jon Foster Pedley Is Africa still stretching on the…

Revealing research questions the impact of African business schools

Press release: Revealing research questions the impact of African business schools   15 June 2022, Johannesburg, South Africa. There is no limit to the areas in which African business schools can widen their footprint, believes Jonathan Foster-Pedley, dean and director: Henley Business School Africa and a board member of the Association of African Business Schools…

Henley Africa partners as research partner for 10th AABLA Awards

HENLEY Business School Africa has been chosen once again as the research partner for the All Africa Business Leaders Awards. This is a particularly special edition of the awards, because they weren’t held last year because of COVID-19 plus this year will be the 10th time they are presented. “We are overjoyed to be partnering…

Henley Africa launches DBA satellite office

6th April 2022, Johannesburg, South Africa. African MBA and master’s graduates will be able to enroll for their doctoral studies at Henley Business School’s African satellite office later this year. Henley Africa is currently pursuing its own accreditation through the Council on Higher Education, but in the interim Henley UK will open a satellite support…

Joint ESG research project between Henley Business School and Risk Insights: Announcement on the progress

Following COP26, companies, investors, civil society, regulators, and other stakeholders are looking for guidance from leading academic and industry experts in navigating the shift towards a sustainable economy at the time of stakeholder capitalism and the 4th industrial revolution.   Attuned and proactive conscious leadership is critical at a time of global uncertainty and large-scale geopolitical…

Announcement of a research collaboration between Henley Business School and Risk Insights

    ANNOUNCEMENT OF A RESEARCH COLLABORATION BETWEEN HENLEY BUSINESS SCHOOL AND RISK INSIGHTS   Following COP26 https://ukcop26.org/, stakeholders  – companies, investors, civil society and regulators – are looking for guidance from leading academic and industry experts in navigating the shift towards a stakeholder-driven economy.  The aim is to achieve this through a revolution in…