Saul Estrin

Head of School of Management, London School of Economics (LSE)

Saul's research interests include: business opportunities and investment strategies in emerging markets, privatisation, transition economics and economic development, labour and industrial economics and competition and foreign direct investment.

Contact Details

Email:[email protected]
Telephone:020 7955 6629

Research Themes

  • Business Growth


Saul Estrin is a Professor of Management and Head of the Department of Management at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).  He was formerly Adecco Professor of Business and Society at London Business School where he was the Research Director of the Centre for New and Emerging Markets and Director of the CIS Middle Europe Centre. Saul was also Deputy Dean (Faculty and Research) at London Business School for six years and a School governor for eight years.

Research Interests

  • Business opportunities in emerging markets
  • Privatisation
  • Transition economics and economic development
  • Private sector development
  • Foreign direct investment into transition economies
  • Investment strategies in emerging markets
  • Privatisation in Central and Eastern Europe
  • Labour and industrial economics
  • Competition and foreign direct investment