Mr Barry Hedley

  • College positions:
    Emeritus Fellow
    Former Senior Bursar and Director of Studies in Management Studies
  • Subjects: Management Studies


MA in Mechanical Sciences and Chemical Engineering (Cantab), MBA (Harvard), CEng (MIET)

Awards and prizes

  • Cambridge University’s Rex Moir Prize (1966) and TRC Fox Prize (1968)
  • Gonville & Caius College, Schuldham Plate (1968)
  • Harkness Fellowship, Baker Scholarship, Harvard University (1970)

Research interests

Linking dynamic strategy formulation and execution processes explicitly to the continuous maximisation of shareholder value and enhancing this by the use of a variety of software supporting platforms. Applying this especially in the area of new enterprise.

Teaching interests

Advanced Business Strategy; Entrepreneurship.

Other interests

Keyboards, photography and sports cars. Angel investing and managing his consultancy and software firm, Dialectyx which offers on–line and direct educational services in entrepreneurship to universities and companies under the brand names MyFirstMillion™ and MyBusinessInstinct™ respectively.