Dr Simon Brooks


Dr Simon Brooks is a head of department at Swansea School of Management, director of the Centre for Responsible Organisation and Social Innovation, and chairs the school’s Enterprise and Innovation Committee. 

He lectures in corporate social responsibility and corporate governance.  When entering higher education from financial services, he undertook his doctoral work at Cardiff School of Social Sciences examining corporate social responsibility in small businesses.

Simon has continued to pursue this research agenda, producing a range of publications as well as leading two significant CSR projects funded by the Welsh Assembly Government. 

He was chair of the British Academy of Management Special Interest Group in Sustainable and Responsible Business from 2010 to 2013.  Currently Simon is a visiting fellow at the International Centre for CSR at Nottingham University and is a member of South Wales Police Ethics Committee.


Simon has designed, validated and led MBA and doctoral programmes at Swansea and his previous institution. He has been a guest lecturer for the guided doctorate programme at Cardiff University School of Social Sciences, as well as providing invited talks on CSR at The University of Southampton and on strategic analysis at Birkbeck College (University of London).