Simon Gordon-Smith, M.I.C.E., M.B.A.

Senior Lecturer, School of Business Administration

Simon Gordon-Smith has specialized in international project and program management for more than 20 years. He has managed large commercial, engineering and telecom projects worth hundreds of millions of Euros for multinational companies such as Chase Manhattan Bank, BC Hydro and KPN/Qwest to successful completion in Asia, N. America and Europe. He has more than 15 years experience in the operation and management of facilities in global and complex political environments as Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Baltic States, Indonesia and Thailand. He has extensive experience in Project and Program Management, Operation’s Management, Project Planning, Process mapping and Strategic planning in multi cultural environments. He has lectured extensively in Project Management and Operation’s Management. Simon holds a B.Sc in Civil Engineering from University of Westminster (UK) and a MBA from City University (USA). He is a member of the Institute of Civil Engineers in UK and a registered Professional Engineer in Canada.


Project Management, Operations Management, Sustainable Management, Strategic Planning

courses taught

Operations Management, Project Management, International Business, Sustainable Enterprise Management, Strategic Planning

publications & other activities

  • 2014 VSB - Technical University Ostrava Faculty of Economics International Week lecture on Activity Mapping
  • 2016 Team Leader for entry in Association of Vertical Farming Competition using a site of Vrané nad Vltavou