Dharma Kovvuri took up the position as Dean of Lancashire Business School (LBS) in December 2008, becoming the youngest business school Dean in the UK.

He has been keen to develop the school’s profile by strengthening links with professional bodies and businesses and by integrating current research findings into teaching practices as well as by widening international opportunities for students.

Dharma is research active within the area of business and management and is a member of the Institute for Innovation, Enterprise and Entrepreneurship.