Prof. Stephanie Hussels Director of the Business Growth Programme at the Cranfield School of Management, has been appointed as Senator to the Grand Assembly of the World Business Angels Investment Forum. Senator Hussels represents the United Kingdom in the International Academic Committee of the Grand Assembly.
Prof. Stephanie Hussels has a passion for early-stage and growth companies, particularly family businesses. As part of her role at the Cranfield School of Management, she is the Director of the Business Growth Programme (BGP), the longest established owner- manager programme in the UK. Previously, she was the Director of the full-time MBA programme. She lectures at executive, graduate, and doctoral levels on entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial finance, family business and quantitative research methods. Besides working with entrepreneurs, Stephanie cooperates with charities and multinationals on how to encourage and implement intrapreneurship. Her current research focuses on entrepreneurial resilience, family business and business survival. Stephanie has written several prize-winning case studies and is now frequently asked to give talks about case study writing and teaching.