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Dr Kamran Mahroof

Associate Professor

Faculty/Dept/School School of Management
(Faculty of Management, Law and Social Sciences)
Telephone +441274 238030


Dr Kamran Mahroof is an Associate Professor of Supply Chain Analytics and Programme Leader for the MSc in the Applied Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics programme, at the University of Bradford, School of Management. He has extensive industry experience having worked in various role for leading organisations, most recently for Morrisons Plc, where he led various productivity initiatives in Logistics. Kamran continues to hold a strong connection in several industries through his ongoing research. His industrial experience has helped shape his research interests, whereby he is actively researching in the areas of Supply Chain Management, Circular Economy, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Societal Impact of Emerging Technologies. He regularly publishes in high quality, high impact peer-reviewed journals, such as International Journal of Production Economics, Journal of Business Research and Information Systems Frontiers. Kamran makes regular appearances on national television, radio and in other media and has written several articles for the Press, along with other internationally renowned publications, such as for the World Economic Forum. He is also a Fellow of the Higher Education (FHEA).  


Big Data, Business Intelligence, Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Industry 4.0, Circular Economy, Supply Chain


TitleDemystifying Corporate Inertia Towards Transition to Circular Economy: A Management Frame of Reference (2022)
AuthorsFred A. Yamoah, Uthayasankar Sivarajah, Kamran Mahroof and Iker González Peña
JournalInternational Journal of Production Economics
TitleInfluencing subjective well-being for business and sustainable development using big data and predictive regression analysis (2021)
AuthorsWeerakkody V.;Sivarajah U.;Mahroof K.;Maruyama T.;Lu S.
JournalJournal of Business Research
TitleSustainable Food Supply Chains: Overcoming the Challenges with Digital Technologies (2021)
AuthorsMahroof, Kamran; Omar, Amizan; Kucukaltan, Berk
JournalInternational Journal of Productivity and Performance Management
PublisherEmerald Publishing
TitleDrone as a Service (DaaS) in promoting Cleaner Agricultural Production and Circular Economy for Ethical Sustainable Supply Chain Development (2020)
AuthorsMahroof, K.; Omar, A.; Rana, N.P.; Sivarajah, S.; Weerakkody, V.
JournalJournal of Cleaner Production
TitleRole of big data and social media analytics for business to business sustainability: A participatory web context (2019)
AuthorsSivarajah, Uthayasankar; Irani, Zahir; Gupta, S.; Mahroof, Kamran
JournalIndustrial Marketing Management
TitleA human-centric perspective exploring the readiness towards smart warehousing: The case of a large retail distribution warehouse (2019)
AuthorsMahroof K.
JournalInternational Journal of Information Management
TitleTechnology as a Disruptive Agent: Intergenerational Perspectives (2018)
AuthorsMahroof, K., Weerakkody, V., Onkal, D., Hussain, Z.
JournalInformation Systems Frontiers
TitleTechnology as a disruptive agent: Intergenerational perspectives (2018)
AuthorsMahroof, Kamran; Weerakkody, Vishanth J.P.; Onkal, Dilek; Hussain, Zahid I.
Publication NameBradford University Faculty of Management and Law 4th Annual PhD Conference: Big Data (2017)
AuthorsMahroof, K; Matthias, O; and Hussain Z
Other typeNewspaper Articles
Title'Ghost kitchens' - what are they and how are they changing the food industry (2022)
AuthorsMahroof, K
PublisherThe Telegraph and Argus
Other typeNewspaper Articles
TitleThe truth about the secretive 'ghost kitchens' (2022)
AuthorsMahroof, K
PublisherThe Examiner
Other typeNewspaper Articles
TitleLet's use the power of local networks to update supply chains - Dr Kamran Mahroof (2022)
AuthorsMahroof, K
Other typeNewspaper Articles
TitleRise in ‘Ghost kitchens’ across Bradford says uni professor (2022)
AuthorsMahroof, K
Other typeNewspaper Articles
TitleHow your Amazon and online orders will be delivered in future (2021)
AuthorsMahroof, K
PublisherThe Yorkshire Post
Other typeNewspaper Articles
TitleHaulage industry has been 'left in 1960s': Dr Kamran Mahroof calls for more support for HGV drivers amid fuel crisis (2021)
AuthorsMahroof, K
PublisherThe Telegraph and Argus
Title Author(s)
Role of Business Intelligence in creating more effective organisations where data analysts as decision makers are new heroes (2017)Mahroof K, Matthias, O and Hussain Z