Professor John Drew, MA, AM, MBA is the Jean Monnet Professor of European Business and Management at Regent’s European Business School and Director of the University’s Institute of Contemporary European Studies. During his career he has worked in diplomacy, business and government across Europe and the Middle East. His career spans UK and European diplomacy, multinational business, and academia in Europe and the Middle East. From 1987-1993 Professor Drew served as Head of the UK office at the European Commission. Professor Drew was installed as Chancellor at a ceremony during a celebration to mark Regent’s becoming a University. With over 4,500 students, Regent’s is the country’s largest private, not-for-profit higher education institution.