Dr Robert Webber

Job: Senior Lecturer

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Faculty of Business and Law

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: 0116 250 6208

E: BWebber@dmu.ac.uk

W: https://www.dmu.ac.uk/bal


Personal profile

Dr Robert Webber is a Senior Lecturer at Leicester Business School at De Montfort University with teaching expertise and research interests in the fields of strategic management, international business and entrepreneurship, innovation and franchising.

Robert’s teaching spans more than 20 years and includes; undergraduate, postgraduate and international corporate clients from both the public and private sector. Robert is the Faculty Erasmus Coordinator helping students experience a period of studying abroad in one of our EU/EEC partners.

A seasoned practitioner, before coming into education, Robert held several directorships in high-profile companies and has lived and worked in the USA, Netherlands and Finland.

Publications and outputs

Webber, Robert [2013] An Introduction to Franchising Palgrave Macmillan ISBN 978-0-230-36164-5

Research interests/expertise

Strategy, International Management, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Franchising as a Business Development model.

Areas of teaching

Undergraduate and Postgraduate in the fields of Business Strategy, International Management, Enterprise, Innovation and Franchising


BA(Hons) European Business Administration

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

Courses taught

A wide variety of courses at both Undergraduate and Postgraduate level.