Tahir Abbas Syed is a Lecturer in Management Sciences at the Alliance Manchester Business School. Tahir holds a PhD in Management from the University of Sussex, UK. He also holds a degree (undergraduate) in Mechanical Engineering from the College of E&ME of NUST University, Pakistan, and an MSc in Engineering Management from the Politecnico di Torino University, Italy. He currently serves as a PhD representative for Britsih Academy of Management, e-Business and e-Government SIG, and a guest reviewer for Decision Sciences and Information and Management journals.
His research interests cover domains of the business value of information systems and supply chain disruptions - focusing on organizational response and recovery strategies.