Professor David A. Kirby
Visiting Professor in Entrepreneurship & Educational Standards Consultant
Professor David A. Kirby has worked in the field of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management for 36 years. Apart from undertaking research that has had relevance for practitioners and policy makers, he has had responsibility for both industrial liaison and technology transfer in two of the 6 UK universities, in which he has been employed. His last appointment was at the British University in Egypt, where he was Vice President with responsibility for Enterprise and Community Service. In his last UK appointment, he was responsible for setting up and managing a pre-incubator on the Surrey Research Park, as well as developing entrepreneurship degree programmes at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
Holder of The Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion.
Former Vice President (Enterprise and Community Service)
The British University in Egypt.
Honorary Professor, Almaty University, Kazakhstan.