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Omera Khan is Professor of Supply Chain Management at the School of Business and Law at the University of Agder.

She holds a PhD from Manchester Business School, an MPhil from the University of Manchester and a BSc in Textile Design from the University of Huddersfield.

Khan’s research has been published in leading academic and practitioner journals, and she has been a reviewer for the International Journal of Logistics Management and the International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management. Khan has also contributed with several book chapters and she is lead-author of the Handbook for Supply Chain Risk Management: Case Studies, Effective Practices and Emerging Trends. Her most recent book is Product Design and the Supply Chain – Competing through Design.

Khan regularly teaches on an adjunct basis at universities around the world. Past appointments have included S P Jain (Singapore and Dubai Campus), Copenhagen Business School (Denmark), Manchester Business School (UK) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA).

Khan has gained international recognition for her research and thought leadership in Supply Chain Risk Management. A passionate educator and highly acclaimed speaker, Khan is regularly invited as a keynote speaker at global conferences and corporate events. She provides training and workshops at all levels of the organization and specializes in Strategic Supply Chain Management, Resilience and Risk Management, Emerging Trends and Technologies, Disruptive Innovation and Business Transformation.

Khan is a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and the Institute of Operations Management and a steering committee member of the Institute of Logistics Research Network, a global network of academics and practitioners involved in state-of-the-art logistics and supply chain research. She was appointed as a board member of the executive committee of the CILT “Leaders in Supply Chain” Forum, a group limited to the top 120 Logistics and Supply Chain Directors from Europe.

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