John Otu Asu is a Ph.D. research student in Strategic Management, Leicester Castle Business School (LCBS) at De Montfort University, Leicester, United Kingdom. His research focuses on performance measurement, operational risk management, and supply chain management.
He holds a BSC in Mechanical Engineering from Moddibo Adama University of Technology Adamawa State, Nigeria, and an MSc in Oil and Gas Management from Dundee Business School, Abertay University, Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom, and a Ph.D. in view in Strategic management and marketing from Castle Business School at De Montfort University, Leicester, United Kingdom.
I have participated in a number of research that has impacted my studies and work. Such research includes independent research during my Master's, titled Effective Decision Making in Nigerian Refineries, using the application of Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA). At the end of my research, I was able to ascertain the refinery with the highest production efficiency to be set as a benchmark for the low production refineries.
As a current Ph.D. candidate at DE Montfort University, Leicester, I am researching on effective risk management in the Nigerian petroleum Supply Chain. I have participated in seminars and workshops in the related field to expand my knowledge and performance. I have acquired knowledge, experience, and confidence to enable me to conduct seminars, teaching, and other academic work necessary within the field of operations and supply chain, risk management, data management, strategic management, and related fields.