Colin Mayer is the Peter Moores Professor of Management Studies at the Saïd Business School. He is a Professorial Fellow of Wadham College and an Honorary Fellow of Oriel College and St Anne’s College. He is a Fellow of the British Academy, the European Corporate Governance Institute, and the Royal Society of Arts.
He was a Harkness Fellow at Harvard University, a Houblon-Norman Fellow at the Bank of England, the first Leo Goldschmidt Visiting Professor of Corporate Governance at the Solvay Business School, Université de Bruxelles, and has had visiting positions at Columbia, MIT and Stanford universities.
Colin Mayer was chairman of Oxera Ltd. between 1986 and 2010 and was instrumental in building the company into what is now one of the largest independent economics consultancies in Europe. He is a director of Aurora Energy Research Ltd.