Head: MCom Strategic Management/PhD in Business Management/Full professor
Name: David Pooe
Location: ADD 312, Admin A
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Tel: 011 559 5057
About Prof David Pooe
Professor David Pooe is a Full Professor in the Department of Business Management and currently heads the Masters & Doctoral students portfolio. His academic and research interests are in the areas of enterprise development and supply chains. His work has been published in over 50 reviewed articles and has also contributed to book chapters. Prof David Pooe has supervised to completion ten (10) doctoral and seventeen (17) Masters’ students and currently works with two (2) postdoctoral research fellows, eight (8) doctoral and two (2) Masters’ students. Prof Pooe is a member of the Global Manufacturing Research Group (GMRG) which comprise researchers from different parts of the world, whose research focus area for the GMRG is mainly in the area of manufacturing supply chains. He has examined over 50 doctoral theses and masters dissertations from a number of universities around the country and in the region. He also reviews for a number of journals.
His research interests are in the areas of enterprise development and supply chains. More specifically, on fostering enterprise development through supply chains and value chains.
Current project: The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) dislocations – Implications for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) supply chains and enterprise development.