Contact Dr Abhijeet Ghadge


Dr Abhijeet (Abhi) Ghadge is a Senior Lecturer in Logistics and Supply Chain Management at Cranfield School of Management. Previously, Dr Ghadge worked as a Assistant Professor and Programme Director of Logistics and Supply Chain Management at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK. He has over 12 years of industrial, academic and consulting experience working with a wide range of UK, European and Asian organisations.

Dr Ghadge holds a PhD in Operations and Supply Chain Management from Loughborough University, UK, and was the recipient of CILT's prestigious 'James Cooper Memorial Cup 2014' for the best PhD thesis across UK universities for outstanding research in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Earlier, he completed a BEng in Aeronautical Engineering and an MTech in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), India. 

Dr Ghadge is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA) and Member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), UK.

Current activities

Dr Ghadge follows a practice-driven approach to problems across the broad domains of supply chain risk, sustainability and Industry 4.0. He has rich experience of working with multiple organisations on interdisciplinary research and industry-funded projects. His current research interests are:

Supply chain risk and resilience

Supply chain data analytics

Sustainability/Circular economy

Industry 4.0 applications in supply chains

Dr Ghadge is an ad-hoc reviewer for 15+ international journals in Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management. He is also an external examiner at other UK universities.


BAE Systems



TATA Group



Knowledge Transfer Partnership

British Academy


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