Faculty Profile

Dr. Kamal Ahmed Munir

Professor & Co-Director

Gurmani Center

Dr. Munir has a PhD in Strategy and Policy from McGill University, Canada. Most recently Dr. Munir was a Professor of Strategy and Policy at Cambridge Judge Business School and Director of the Centre of Markets, Organizations and Society. He has also been the Professor of Strategy at the Suleman Dawood School of Business.

Dr. Munir’s research focuses on economic sociology, social change and stability as well as innovation and technological shifts in society. His research also spans economic policy and the competitive advantage of nations.

Dr. Munir has published several articles in leading organizational and technology journals, including the Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Management Studies, Organization Studies and Research Policy and presented his work at numerous international conferences. At the same time he has written numerous articles for newspapers and magazines including The Financial Times, The Guardian, Economic and Political Weekly, Herald, Dawn and World Business. His work has been quoted and cited in several forums including BBC’s Hard Talk, CNN, Wall Street Journal and Business Week. He  also brings extensive business experience to MGSHSS, having been a consultant or trainer for several corporations, including the World Bank; the Ministry of Finance, Thailand; the State Bank of Pakistan; McKinsey & Co; Shell Petroleum; and British Telecom, among several others.  He has also been a consultant to the governments of UK, Pakistan and Nigeria.