Dr Ewan Simpson

EwanCurrently the Dean of Business and Co-Director of the Kazakh-British Competitiveness Centre at the Kazakh British Technical University, Ewan is a Scots-born and PhD educated higher education management professional, researcher, consultant and faculty focused on developing effective, relevant education systems. Additional research interests cover the strategic management and finance of the oil and gas industry, economic diversification, entrepreneurship and innovation.

Previous roles include service as Vice President of Planning and Development at KIMEP University in Kazakhstan and as a Research Fellow at the University of Glasgow in Scotland, where research was focused on urban economic development, entrepreneurship, innovation and the growth of the knowledge-based economy.