Contact Dr Abhijeet Ghadge


Dr Abhijeet (Abhi) Ghadge is a Senior Lecturer in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. He joined Cranfield School of Management in 2018. Previously, Abhi 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.

Abhi holds PhD in Operations and Supply Chain Management from Loughborough University (2013) and is the recipient of CILT's prestigious 'James Cooper Memorial Cup 2014' for best PhD thesis across the UK Universities for outstanding research in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Earlier, he completed BEng in Aeronautical Engineering and MTech in Industrial Engineering and Management from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), India. Abhi is a Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA) and Member of Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), UK.

Current activities

Dr Abhi Ghadge primarily focusses on a practice-driven approach to problems in broad domain of supply chain risk, sustainability and Industry 4.0. He has rich experience of working with multiple organisations on interdisciplinary research (e.g. EPSRC, KTP, British Academy) and industry-funded projects (e.g. BAE Systems, Rolls Royce, Alstom, TATA Group, Cadbury).

Abhi has widely published his research in the reputed international journals and conferences. He is an ad-hoc reviewer for 15+ international journals in Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management. 

Area of expertise:

  • Supply chain risk and resilience
  • Supply chain data analytics
  • Sustainability/Circular economy
  • Industry 4.0 applications in supply chains


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