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Professor Damian Ward

Independent director

Damian has worked in higher education for 20 years and is currently Dean of Hertfordshire Business School. He is a leading economics for business textbook author and continues to teach on a number of internationally ranked MBA programmes.

Damian has applied economic analysis to the functioning of financial services markets. His research has examined the links between insurance market growth and economic development; and the impact of regulatory change on insurance company performance and on consumer decision making. His work has been cited by the World Bank and informed national reviews of financial services market performance.