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Jane Davies

Jane Davies

Senior Faculty in Management Practice
Director of the MBA Programme
Deputy Director of the Centre for Process Excellence & Innovation (CPEI)
Fellow of Lucy Cavendish College

BSc (University of Brighton), MSc (London School of Economics), MBA (Babson College), DBA (Boston University)

Research interests

The interface between operations management and finance; the stock market valuation of flexibility within a firm and with a supply chain with specific focus on the clean energy sector; the role of operations in entrepreneurial growth.

Subject group: Operations subject group

Awards & honours

  • Cambridge Judge Business School Teaching Award, 2013 and 2015

Selected publications

Davies, J. and Joglekar, N. (2013) "Supply chain integration, product modularity, and market valuation: evidence from the solar energy industry." Production and Operations Management, 22(6): 1494-1508 (DOI: 10.1111/poms.12052)

Lévesque, M., Joglekar, N. and Davies, J. (2012) "A comparison of revenue growth at recent-IPO and established firms: the influence of SG&A, R&D and COGS." Journal of Business Venturing, 21(1): 47-61 (DOI: 10.1016/j.jbusvent.2010.08.001)

Leading from within

Leadership is at the heart of the Cambridge MBA – so why won’t you find one central leadership course in the timetable? …

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Finding new frontiers

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New scholarships for women

Cambridge Judge scholarships in conjunction with 30% Club extended to the MBA and MFin programmes. Cambridge Judge Business School is extending its …

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Industrial excellence

Bentley Motors wins European Industrial Excellence Awards in competition judged by academics including Dr Jane Davies of Cambridge Judge Business School. Bentley …

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‘Reduce reliance on oil & gas and reform education’ say business leaders from across the Middle East

Reducing reliance on oil & gas, and reforming education were the key themes emerging from the launch of University of Cambridge Judge …

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New Cambridge centre will spearhead research in the Middle East for the Middle East

The University of Cambridge Judge Business School is to launch a new centre dedicated to researching the business environment and the particular …

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Industrial Excellence Award comes to the UK

UK companies invited to showcase excellence in manufacturing via the first UK Industrial Excellence Award competition, backed by the University of Cambridge …

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Cambridge Business Magazine: Like space and science, business operations need new frontiers

It’s not just the Wild West or space: business operations also need to push the envelope and find new “frontiers”, says Dr …

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Cambridge Business Magazine: Bentley wins European Excellence Award

Bentley Motors was named champion of the European Industrial Excellence Awards in a competition judged by academics including Jane Davies, Senior Faculty …

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4 Traders: Bentley hailed ‘European Industrial Excellence champion’

Bentley Motors of the UK was named champion of the European Industrial Excellence Awards, the first time a British company was named …

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Clear Admit: Cambridge Judge appoints first-ever female director of the MBA

Jane Davies, Senior Faculty in Management Practice at Cambridge Judge, was appointed in August to serve as the first-ever female director of …

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Industrial Process News: Industrial Excellence Awards come to the UK

Coverage of the first UK Industrial Excellence Award competition, backed by Cambridge Judge Business School and led by Dr Jane Davies, University …

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Industrial Plant & Equipment: Industrial Excellence Awards come to the UK

The magazine features the first UK Industrial Excellence Award competition, backed by Cambridge Judge Business School and led by Dr Jane Davies, …

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The Journal of Industry and Technology: Industrial Excellence Awards come to UK

Coverage of the first UK Industrial Excellence Award competition, backed by CJBS and led by Dr Jane Davies, University Lecturer in Operations …

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PRW.com: UK manufacturers asked to show excellence

Coverage of the first UK Industrial Excellence Award competition, backed by CJBS and led by Dr Jane Davies, University Lecturer in Operations …

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Industrial plant and equipment: Industrial Excellence Awards came to the UK

Coverage of the first UK Industrial Excellence Award competition, backed by CJBS and led by Dr Jane Davies, University Lecturer in Operations …

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Insead Knowledge: Head above the rest

As the recession in Europe drags on, many companies are learning to rise-up against the downward trend. But the of this year’s …

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Contact details

Jane Davies
Cambridge Judge Business School
University of Cambridge
Trumpington Street
Cambridge CB2 1AG
UK

Tel: +44 (0)1223 339651
Fax: +44 (0)1223 339701

j.davies@jbs.cam.ac.uk