Vinaya is a Senior Lecturer in the Management, Learning and Organisations department. He is the Programme Leader for the Masters in Global Supply Chain Management programme and also the Link Tutor for the MBA franchise to Niels Brock Copenhagen Business College (www.brock.dk/mba-executive). Previously, he was the Programme Leader for the MBA programme. Prior to joining Middlesex University, he did his research at Cardiff Business School as a part of the EPSRC funded McCLOSM or Mass Customised Logistics project. Earlier, he has worked for many years as a Management Consultant on supply chain management and operations performance improvement projects. He has a Bachelors and Masters in Engineering from IIT Kanpur, Masters in Operations Research from Lancaster University, MBA from S.P Jain Institute of Management and Research and PhD from Cardiff Business School. He is also a fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (USA)
Module Leader for MGT4803 (Operations and Supply Chain Management), MGT2011 (Operations and Information Management), MGT4510 (Global Supply Chain Management) and MGT3700 (Logistics)
Teaching Interests: Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Data Analytics, Sustainable Operations
Supervises MBA projects and MSc dissertations
Select Journal Publications
Book Chapters (Accepted and being published)