Essex Business School

The Essex MBA

University of Essex

MBA staff

MBA Director

Professor Nigel Pye

Professor Nigel Pye

Professor Nigel Pye

Nigel Pye is Professor of Business and Management and MBA Director at Essex Business School (EBS) at the University of Essex. He is responsible for EBS’ MBA Programme, which has a strong focus on developing socially responsible entrepreneurs who can start up and grow thriving businesses. Nigel is also responsible for EBS’ involvement with private and public sector organisations within the UK, both from a perspective of developing staff through Executive Education programmes and helping the organisation as a whole develop and achieve its goals.

Nigel’s academic interests are in the field of operations management and supply chains, with a focus on inter-organisational relationships and also the bicycle industry.

Before joining Essex, Nigel held academic posts at Warwick Business School and Cranfield University. Prior to joining academia in 2008, he was Client Service Director in Ernst and Young’s Government Services Practice. He has previously held similar positions at KPMG and EDS.

MBA Programme Manager

Sian Savage

Sian Savage

Sian Savage

At EBS, we provide a personalised and supportive learning environment for our students where help is always at hand. As well as support from academic tutors, Sian Savage, our MBA Programme Manager will be in regular contact and can answer any non-academic questions you have.

Teaching staff

MBA modules are taught by many of our team of world-leading academics who have both academic and extensive private sector experience.