<p>Peter Grinyer is Emeritus Professor at the University of St Andrews where he was Esmee Fairbairn Professor of Economics, founded the School of Management, and was in the 1980s Vice-Principal and, in 1985, Acting Principal. Prior to St Andrews he held the FME chair in business strategy at the City University, London. He has been a visiting professor at New York University; Erskine Fellow at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand; a member of the Scottish Legal Aid Board; and a non-executive director of Ellis and Goldstein Plc, Don Brothers Buist Plc, John Brown Plc and McIlroy Coates. He has also served on the editorial boards of several journals on managerial economics and strategy.</p>

Professor Peter Grinyer

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Peter Grinyer is Emeritus Professor at the University of St Andrews where he was Esmee Fairbairn Professor of Economics, founded the School of Management, and was in the 1980s Vice-Principal and, in 1985, Acting Principal. Prior to St Andrews he held the FME chair in business strategy at the City University, London. He has been a visiting professor at New York University; Erskine Fellow at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand; a member of the Scottish Legal Aid Board; and a non-executive director of Ellis and Goldstein Plc, Don Brothers Buist Plc, John Brown Plc and McIlroy Coates. He has also served on the editorial boards of several journals on managerial economics and strategy.