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PhD in Engineering, Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge
Diploma in Management Studies, Judge Business School, University of Cambridge
BSc in Materials Science and Engineering, Pusan National University


After studying Materials Science and Engineering in South Korea, Geum Young went to the University of Cambridge to study Business, and remained in Cambridge to study a PhD, focusing on service innovation in manufacturing SMEs. On completion of her study, Geum Young worked in Cambashi Ltd., technology consulting firm based in Cambridge, before moving to Cardiff to work as a lecturer and researcher in Cardiff University. In 2016 Geum Young joined the Business School in University of South Wales as a lecturer.


Geum Young has worked in both industry and academia and experienced in a number of research areas from Engineering, Business and International Development.


Course leader for 7 BA Top Up Courses: BA (Hons) Business and Accounting/Finance/Supply Chain Management/ Human Resource Management/ Marketing, BA (Hons) Business Studies, BA (Hons) International Business


Fellow of the Higher Education Academy


Geum Young’s original interests are: Service innovation, Servitization, Strategy, Manufacturing SMEs, Motorsport industry, and the evolving interests include: International Development, Social Mobility, Regional Development, Inequality in Society and Education, Local Economy, Business Development, SMEs, Ethical Consumption, Sustainability

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