Tom Stacey

Deputy Head of School

Faculty:Faculty of Business and Law

School:Economics, Finance and Law

Location: Chelmsford, Cambridge

Areas of Expertise: Business, management and leadership , Business Administration , Enterprise

Research Supervision:Yes

Tom is a lecturer in Project, Supply Chain and Operations Management, and has worked with the Business School for six years at both our Chelmsford and Cambridge campuses.


Tom’s background is in IT and the automotive industry.  Before coming to teach full-time, he directed projects for businesses in the East of England, and also played a leading role in multi-national projects for automotive OEMs. Having worked in two of the largest project-based industries in the UK, he is well versed in what goes right, and wrong when running projects.

Research interests

  • Automotive Supply Chains
  • Automotive Quality Management
  • Business Process Reengineering
  • Project Management
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Classroom Design
  • New Learning Environments

Areas of research supervision

  • Information Technology
  • Automotive Design and Manufacturing
  • Quality Management
  • Project Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Learning and Teaching


  • BSc (Hons) Business Information Systems – Anglia Ruskin University
  • MSc E-Commerce Technology – Anglia Ruskin University
  • Agile Project Management – RADTAC Ltd
  • PG Cert Learning and Teaching – Anglia Ruskin University

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Member of the British Computer Society
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Research grants, consultancy, knowledge exchange

  • Lead Engineer Training – Bertrandt UK Ltd
  • Project Management in Action – Bertrandt UK Ltd
  • KTP Supervisor – Bertrandt UK Ltd