Senior Faculty (Professor Level) in Management Practice in the Economics & Policy Group
Director of the Circular Economy Centre
Director of the EMBA
A Senior Faculty (Professor Level) in Management Practice and a member of the Economics and Policy Group at the University of Cambridge Judge Business School.
Prof. Soufani is a Financial Economist, he has published extensively in the area of economics with a focus on the Circular Economy, sustainability finance, financial management, corporate restructuring, M&A, private equity, venture capital and family business, and also the financial and economic affairs of small-medium sized enterprises, and is currently working on the characteristics, concepts and application process of the circular economy in developed and developing economies. His work is widely cited and included in policy reports by organizations such as the EU, OECD, World Economic Forum, and published articles in many top level journals such as the Harvard Business Review, and the California Management Review, Stanford Social Innovation Review, and he is a contributor to the World Economic Forum publications. He serves on the editorial board of several international academic journals. Before joining academia, he worked in investment banking in bond and money market trading. He is on the Editorial boards of a number of academic journals. At Cambridge he was Academic Director for several executive programs for both public and private sector organizations
He has been involved in multiple EU projects relating to the Circular Economy.
He is the recipient of the Marie Curie (RISE) grant to research IoT as an enabler to a Circular Economy.
Plastic Solutions - Engineering and physical science research council (EPSRC) 2019 - UK
Prof. Soufani lectures and advises several public and private sector organizations on issues in economic planning, impact investing, Green Bonds, sustainability innovation, and economic and sustainability finance.