Our Team

The administration and academic faculty at Apsley Business School warmly welcome you.

 

Current vacancies

We are currently recruiting for the following positions:

Dissertation supervisors- PhD, MBA and MSc programmes

Student recruitment advisers

Please use the contact form to express interest and the Academic Director will be in touch with the detailed specification and application pack

 

Senior Management Team and Scientific Committee at a glance

Mark Saunders CEO and Director of Operations, Apsley Business School. Mark has over 20 years practical Information security experience in the public and private sector, and over 10 years’ experience delivering accredited programmes in Information security, Governance, Compliance and Risk Management. He delivers these units on the MBA in Information security. He is an active consultant in Information and Cyber Security based in London.
Dr. Sebastian Fuller Academic Director, Apsley business School. Sebastian has an extensive professional career as a consultant in compliance and Quality Assurance, especially on the international stage. After spending over 14 years as an academic in Japan, where he established and implemented international collaborations across East Asia and North America, he relocated to Europe and has spent the past 5 years consulting at the executive level in postgraduate education in the UK and Central Europe. He has strong practical experience in delivering high quality executive training online though a variety of platforms and media. He is an active consultant in the fields of marketing and education as well as Information Security and has worked on projects for Europol and the University of Security Management in Slovakia. He lectures on the MBA in research methodology, HR, quality management and marketing. He speaks native English and fluent Japanese.
Dr Min-Joong Kim A senior IT and Management Consultant, Dr Kim brings 20 years of senior management experience in IT infrastructure projects as well as 30 years’ experience in academia to ABS. After receiving his PhD from Imperial College London, he has lectured at University College London and King’s College, University of London in electrical engineering and IT. Fluent in Korean with full understanding of the culture, studied French (6 years) and Italian (2 years). Published 30+ papers in academic and conference journals in the field of Physics, Applied Mathematics and Electrical Engineering. He is responsible for supervising your research project as well as delivering on the MBA.
Dr. Slivka

 

 

 

 

Dr. Mehmet Besirikli

 

Prof. Peter Dorcak MBA MSc

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Lubomir Molcan MSc

 

 

Dr. Shahram Tajbakhsh.

 

Dr Joo-Shyn

Dr. Peter Slivka has more than 25 years experience in senior management in Central and Eastern Europe in banking, foreign trade, corporate finance, ITC and consulting. Member of statutory bodies of several financial institutions. Worked in Slovakia and abroad as banking software specialist, founder of bank, manager of  capital market company, adviser to Lower Austrian Government in the field of SMEs, CEO of financial company, translator. Author of technical articles, economic analyses.

Dr. Besirikli is a medical doctor with strong roots in education across CEE and the Near East, both as a lecturer in medicine and management. For over a decade, he has also been a senior director at the student advocacy firm ALL4YOU International Educational Counseling Ltd.

 Professor Dorčák is associate professor at the University of Prešov. He studied management and marketing at the Faculty of Management where he achieved his PhD in 2009 and became associate professor in 2011.

He has won the Global Networker award, is president of the Slovak marketing association (member of UNWTO) and member of the American marketing association and the Junior Chamber International.

He is also a co-owner of two successful small to medium sized companies and was the first Slovak Senator of the international organisation Junior Chamber International.

His current research interests include the area of e-marketing and e-commerce, its methods in theory as well as in practice. He is actively involved in several European research consortia to tackle these issues. Research is carried out either in the field of small and medium enterprises or within the tourism sector.

Dr. Molcan is an experienced medical doctor, managing large teams of professionals under huge amounts of pressure. He is a dissertation supervisor, focussing on HR/ operational management and motivating people in critical situations.

Dr. Shahram Tajbakhsh. PhD in Physics from King’s College London. Over 30 years experience in senior IT Project Management.

Dr Joo-Shyn, Kim. Graduated from Pusan National and Seoul National Universities before receiving his PhD from University of Beverly Hills in International Business management, he supervised in excess of 25 major infrastructure projects with a value over US$ 150 million across the Middle East in the past 30 years. He was also a senior member of the Seuol Olympic Committee in 1988 and a Senior Executive Vice President of HYUNDAI, Shipbuilding & Heavy Industry, Co. Ltd. He is a senior supervisor of graduation theses and especially doctoral work.

Administration Team
Ing. Sabina Bosa Mrs Bosa is head of Admissions and Finance, and will ensure you have a smooth application and interview process.
Jahan Choudry Ba(hons) PG/DTLLS

Bahar Durmus MBA

Zsuzsa Rajna

Operations Assistant, qualified blended learning administrator and media consultant.

 

Student adviser for Turkish speaking students.

Student adviser for Hungarian speaking students.