meysamMeysam Poorkavoos, Senior Researcher

PhD, MSc, BSc

Meysam’s research has focussed on innovation, knowledge management, and inter-firm knowledge transfer, particularly within small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). He has undertaken research using a wide range of quantitative and qualitative research methods, with particular expertise in social network analysis and Structural Equation Modelling (SEM). Prior to his career in research, Meysam worked as both a technical specialist and manager in the IT Software industry. Meysam has a Bachelor degree in Computer Science from the University of Tehran, Iran. He also holds a Masters degree in Information Systems from Linnaeus University (Sweden) and a PhD from the University of Bedfordshire.


carolCarol Hatcher, Research Assistant

Carol’s recent research at Roffey Park has focussed on approaches to change management  in the NHS. Previously she has also contributed to research into employee engagement, HR business partnering and developing technical experts as leaders, as well as Roffey Park’s annual survey of organisational life, The Management Agenda.