Current Council Members




Geoffrey Jones

President 2001

Geoffrey Jones

Geoffrey Jones teaches business history at Harvard Business School. Previously he was the director of the Centre for International Business History at the University of Reading and Visiting Professor of Business History at Erasmus University Rotterdam. He formerly taught at Cambridge and the London School of Economics. His main research interests focus on the history of international business, and his recent publications include The Evolution of International Business (1996) and Merchants to Multinationals (2000). He is currently researching the globalisation of the world beauty industry between the 1950s and the present day. Geoffrey has served as President of the Business History Conference of the United States and the European Business History Association. Professor Jones was co-editor of the journal Business History between 1988 and 2003, and is currently co-editor of Business History Review.