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Anatu Mahama


Faculty of Business, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
ARU Peterborough

Anatu is an experienced Lecturer in Business Management. With over 15 years of experience, Anatu has delivered a range of Business Management modules including Marketing and International Business Strategy.

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Anatu started her academic career at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Ghana. Prior to this, she was knowledge management office at Training, Research and Networking for Development (TREND) where she oversaw all knowledge related activities. She also consulted for WIPO/ARIPO on starting a Masters in Intellectual Property programme at KNUST.

Anatu joined ARU Peterborough in September 2023, having lectured and supervised projects across various levels (3-7) in marketing and management. She is the editor of The Academic Woman magazine. She is also a board of trustee of a local charity in her community (The ARC Community Hub) and volunteers as head of editorial content for Women’s Higher Education Network (WHEN)

Research interests

  • Inclusive organisations
  • Gender, Resilience and Sustainability in the Workplace
  • Global trade and women empowerment
  • Digital Marketing
  • Technology and Gender Equality 
  • Strategic assets management
    • Intellectual property rights management 
    • Knowledge management


  • Contemporary issues in international management (Level 7)
  • Global operations management (Level 7)


  • PhD in Publishing Management (Law and Policy), Loughborough University, UK
  • Master in Intellectual Property (MIP), Africa University, Mutare, Zimbabwe
  • MSc Information and Knowledge Management, Loughborough University, UK
  • BA Publishing Studies, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana.

Research grants, consultancy, knowledge exchange

  • PhD research funding
  • Feasibility studies for the launch of the Masters in Intellectual Property programme at KNUST.