Dr Surja Datta is a Senior Lecturer, and Module Leader of Global Strategy and Innovation- a core module of Brookes Global MBA Programme [Global Rank 7thon QS Rankings].
Surja has published extensively including books, book chapters, and journal articles. His research interests include business history, innovation, and creativity. He has earlier been involved in a European Commission project that developed business and innovation models for environment monitoring services in Europe. His current research is focused on understanding and explaining the 'creative milieu' phenomenon, extraordinarily creative places that have come into being, across time and space, albeit for limited duration.
Surja’s forthcoming book ‘Unlocking Strategic Innovation: Delivering Competitive Advantage in Global Digital Environments’, published by Routledge, concerns itself with one main question: how firms attain achieve competitive advantage in a fast-changing business landscape.
Surja is a prolific public speaker, his talks covering a range of topics, from management to philosophy. Surja is also the Associate Editor of International Journal of Technology Management and Sustainable Development