Stephen Ellis

Interim Dean, Business & Management


As Interim Dean, Steve hopes to develop the Faculty by providing strategic and hands-on operational leadership, creating a roadmap for the future and realising the benefits of recent structural changes. He will work collegiately to promote pan-university endeavour and will be an influential and authoritative voice for the University and Faculty externally.

Prior to joining Regents, Steve’s background encompassed academia and international business. He spent 11 years with HSBC, first as an international management development executive in 10 countries, and latterly a Senior HR Business Partner in the UK. Steve has written three textbooks on his major cognate disciplines of organisation development, human resources and knowledge management.

Steve worked previously at the University of Bedfordshire, and the University of Chichester.


  • PHD Knowledge-based working and international business, University of Bradford, 2005
  • MBA, Henley Management College, 1989