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Professor Jonathan V BeaverstockBA (Wales), PhD (Bristol)

Professor of International Management and Head of the Department of Management

Jonathan Beaverstock

Professor Jonathan V BeaverstockBA (Wales), PhD (Bristol)

Professor of International Management and Head of the Department of Management

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Research interests

As an interdisciplinary social scientist, Jonathan's current research focuses on:

  • BREXIT, banking and financial services' clustering and the competitiveness of the City of London;
  • the global mobility of talent (expatriation, assignments and business travel);
  • the internationalization of executive search firms; and,
  • private wealth management and super-rich capitalism

He has published widely in leading social sciences journals (e.g. British Journal of ManagementEnvironment and Planning A, Journal of Economic Geography) and his latest monograph examines, The Globalization of Executive Search (Routledge). Jonathan's research has been funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, Economic and Social Research Council, British Academy, Nuffield Foundation and the Leverhulme Trust. The impact of his research has informed the likes of H.M. Treasury, The Corporation of London and Abu Dhabi’s Economic Development Council.

Jonathan is Assistant Editor of Global Networks, on the Editorial Board of Mobilities and a member of the ESRC's Global Challenges Research Fund peer review college.

Structured keywords and research groupings

  • Global Political Economy
  • Perspectives on Work
  • Urban Research Cluster

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Postal address:
The Priory Road Complex
Priory Road
Clifton
Bristol
United Kingdom