Professor Stephen Eldridge

Professor in Operations Management, Head of Department

Research Overview

Steve is a member of the LUMS Research Centre for Productivity and Efficiency. His industry background in process improvement and operational excellence has led to his particular interest in business transformation via the deployment of technology. His recent research projects have included an investigation into manufacturing strategy alignment in SMEs and the modelling of effective Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) systems. He is currently researching the impact of open innovation on an organisation’s competitive capabilities and is exploring the implications of digitalisation and Industry 4.0 for the responsible leadership of an organisation

  • Centre for Productivity & Efficiency
  • Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in the UK
  • Supply Chain Management