Dr Shadrack Asante

Job: Lecturer

School/department: School of Leadership, Management and Marketing

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

T: N/A

E: shadrack.asante@dmu.ac.uk

 

Personal profile

Dr. Shadrack Asante is a lecturer in Business Management at De Montfort University. Before joining DMU, he held various GTA roles at Brunel University London, where he attained his Ph.D.

Delivering research that draws on the elementary turn to 'Practice' as a meta-theoretical lens, he has developed his expertise at the intersection of Strategy Management and International Business, including areas such as strategic foresight, innovation management and the competitive value capture through business excellence awards. His recent research publication appeared in the European Management Review.

Publications and outputs

Asante, S., Sarpong, D., Bi, J. and Mordi, C., 2023. Collecting badges: Understanding the gold rush for business excellence awards. European Management Review, 20(1), pp.18-30.

Research interests/expertise

  • Business strategy
  • International business
  • Qualitative research
  • Technology and innovation
  • Discursive practice

Areas of teaching

  • Business Strategy
  • Technology and Innovation
  • International Business

Qualifications

  • Ph.D, Brunel University, London, 2023
  • MSc Business management, The University of West of England, 2020
  • BA Geography with Political Science, University of Ghana, 2010

Courses taught

  • Contemporary Issues in Sustainable Business
  • Work Based Management Project
  • Foundations to Business Management

Membership of professional associations and societies

British Academy of Management

Conference attendance

  • Asante S., Sarpong, D. and Mordi. C (2021) Entering business awards: Means, mentalities, and motivations, Proceedings of the British Academy of Management 35th Annual conference, Lancaster University, 31 August – 3 September
  • Boakye S., Sarpong, D. and Asante, S. (2022) Unpacking the dynamics of interacting routines: A discursive practice approach, Proceedings of the British Academy of Management 36th Annual Conference, Manchester University alliance business school manchester, 31 August – 2 September
  • Sarpong, D., Asante S. and Boakye S. (2023) The gold rush for business excellence awards: The Asafo perspective, Proceedings of the British Academy of Management 37th Annual Conference, University of Sussex 3 September - 6 September
  • Sarpong, D., Asante S. and Boakye S. (2023) How managers make meaning of business excellence awards, Proceedings of the British Academy of Management 37th Annual Conference, University of Sussex, 3 September - 6 September

ORCID number

0000-0001-57108088

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