Dr. Martin Christopher
Emeritus Professor of Marketing & Logistics, Cranfield School of Management, Cranfield University, UK
Martin Christopher has been at the forefront of the development of new thinking in logistics and supply chain management for almost fifty years. His contribution to the theory and practice of logistics and supply chain management is reflected in the many international awards that he has received. His published work is widely cited by other scholars and has influenced many practitioners.
At Cranfield School of Management, one of the world’s premier business schools, Martin Christopher helped build the Centre for Logistics, Supply Chain Management and Procurement into a leading centre of excellence. Under his leadership the Centre became one of the foremost focal points for innovative teaching and research in logistics and supply chain management. Now, after leading the Centre for over twenty years, Martin Christopher has become an Emeritus Professor.