Chris Mahon takes on the brand new position of MBA Director at the University of Surrey’s Business School to lead its MBA Suite of Programmes.

The University of Surrey is a research-led institution pursuing learning, scholarship, and research that advances and disseminates knowledge. The University is committed to working closely with its students, business, government and civil society to transition knowledge to the benefit of humanity.

Chris comes to Surrey Business School after 11 years at Nottingham University Business School, where he developed a strong reputation for MBA and MSc programme design and leadership, as well as a proven track record of innovative teaching. Chris created and delivered one of the UK’s first PG modules in social entrepreneurship, and has excelled as an MBA educator since 2006. Chris was awarded Nottingham University’s prestigious Lord Dearing Award in 2012 in recognition of excellence and innovation in teaching.

Dr Marco Mongiello from the University of Surrey commented:

"Society helped us finding the right candidate for a key position in our business school. I found Society's advice on putting together the advert really valuable. Society's team was very helpful in designing the process of searching and long-listing collaboratively with us. They were also very professional in carrying out the process as agreed. We landed a very good appointment."