Contact Professor Mark Jenkins


Mark has held a variety of positions at Cranfield including Head of the Strategy Group, Director of Research and Director of Community: Strategy, People and Leadership. He has also held positions at Nottingham University, Massey Ferguson and the Lex Service Group.

Current activities

Mark's work focuses on competitive strategy, innovation and high performing cultures. He has a particular expertise in the motorsport sector and is the author of many journal papers and a number of books including Performance at the Limit: Business Lessons from Formula One Motor Racing; Advanced Strategic Management and The Customer Centred Strategy.

He has also been a Council member of the Society for Advanced Management Studies (SAMS); a member of the Research Excellence Framework (REF2014) and Research Assessment Exercise (RAE2008) panel for Business and Management. He has also been chairman of the Case Centre (formerly European Case Clearing House) and external advisor to Institute for the Masters of Wine.


Henkel, GKN, Morgan Advanced Materials, JCB, Millbrook, FIA, MIA, Cabinet Office, Kuhne & Nagel, Unilever, Sport England, Mars, AT&T, BT, Colgate Palmolive, Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty Organization, Daylay Foods, Ernst & Young, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Farnell Electronics, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Lufthansa, Masterfoods, Mitie, Philip Morris International, Samaritans, SASOL, Sodexho, Sun Microsystems, T-Mobile, Tesco Stores, United Biscuits.


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