SOAS University of London

School of Finance and Management

Professor Reinhard Bachmann

PhD (Dortmund)
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Reinhard Bachmann
School of Finance and Management

Professor of International Management

Centre for Trust Research


International Consortium for Airline Research in Organization Studies (ICAROS)

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Professor Reinhard Bachmann
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Reinhard Bachmann’s research focuses on issues of Stratetegic Management, Organizational Analysis and Comparative Management. Specifically, the role of social mechanisms (trust, power etc.) and societal influences (institutional arrangements, cultural traditions) on the structure and stratetegic organization of business relationships are emphasised in his work.

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Professor Reinhard Bachmann Inaugural Lecture: Trust in Business Relationships


PhD Students supervised
  • Lucy Williams, The role of timing in sensemaking in the psychological contract and trust reciprocity process of foreign and British babysitters in the UK
  • Mekki Muhammed, Innovation and Entrepreneurship in The Middle East
  • Mi Li, Exploring power dynamics represented through trust between patients, medical staff and the Chinese healthcare system
  • Yang Huiying, Employment Relations in Japan


Strategic Management, Organizational Analysis and Comparative Management


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