Seun Kolade is a Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management at De Montfort University (DMU), Leicester UK where he also holds the post of the Faculty Head of Research Students Training for the Faculty of Business and Law. Prior to joining DMU he held research and teaching ng positions at London South Bank University, University of Wolverhampton and Loughborough University London.
His research activities cover the broad areas of transformative entrepreneuring, social capital, SME strategies in turbulent environments, agricultural tural innovations, and post-disaster disaster preparedness and response. Dr Kolade has authored more than 40 academic outputs, including journals, book chapters and refereed conference papers. He is a speaker in various international fora, and has convened and chaired cha ired international workshops, conferences and conference panels.
Dr Kolade has worked as a consultant for the British Council, and he is a member of the United Nations’ s’ expert group on operationalization operationaliz of social capital- a group set up in 2018 by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). He is the lead editor of the forthcoming Palgrave Handbook of African Entrepreneurship. Dr Kolade operates a personal blog (seunkolade.com), and he is also active on social media platforms. His Twitter handle is @Sseunkolade.