Dr. Andrew Grainger

Dr Andrew Grainger is an experienced trade facilitation practitioner and academic. Much of his research focus is on the relationship between business and government in international transport and logistics operations. He is currently based at Nottingham University Business School and is regularly consulted by governments, companies and international organisations. In previous roles Andrew worked as Deputy Director at SITPRO, the former UK trade facilitation agency, and Secretary for EUROPRO, the umbrella body for European trade facilitation organisations. His thesis about Supply Chain Management and Trade Facilitation was awarded the Palgrave Macmillan Prize in Maritime Economics and Logistics 2005-2008 for best PhD thesis.