Alexeis Garcia-Perez

Dr, Information Systems and Knowledge Management

  • 98 Citations
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Personal profile


Alexeis is a Reader in Cyber Security Management at the Centre for Business in Society of Coventry University and a Visiting Research Scholar at Georgetown University (USA). His original background in computer science was complemented by a PhD in knowledge management from Cranfield University. A socio-technical understanding of information systems has enabled Alexeis to focus on the wider challenges of data, information and knowledge management in organisations and society.

Alexeis is a Senior Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy and member of the executive committee of the International Association for Knowledge Management (IAKM). He is also academic member of the Warwickshire Cyber Crime Task and Finish Group in the UK and member of the leadership team of the Special Interest Group on Knowledge Management at the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIST) in the USA. He collaborates with the Task Force on Knowledge Management of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) in the USA and is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Knowledge Management.

Alexeis has collaborated extensively with key industry players including Siemens, General Electric and the British Railway Industry. He maintains a solid collaboration with the School of Business Administration of the Technical University of Cartagena (Spain). 

In addition to his leading role at the Research Centre for Business in Society, Alexeis has been the course director for programmes including the MBA Cyber Security at Coventry University.



Research Interests

  • Cyber security management and the challenges around data, including privacy and trust, from the perspective of the individual and society;
  • Big data and analytics and its applications as a driver of innovation, strategy development and new business models; and 
  • The multiple uses of personal data in the digital economy and its implications and challenges for business.

Vision Statement

My research is inspired by the rapid evolution of information technologies and the need for us to remain able to maximise on their benefits for business and society.

External positions

Visiting Researcher, Georgetown University

1 Nov 20171 Nov 2018

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Research Output 2007 2019

Environmental knowledge strategy: driving success of the hospitality industry

Martinez-Martinez, A., Cegarra-Navarro, J-G., Garcia-Perez, A. & Moreno-Ponce, A. 21 Jan 2019 In : Management Research Review. (In-press), p. (In-press) 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Citations

Knowledge agents as drivers of environmental sustainability and business performance in the hospitality sector

Martinez-Martinez, A., Cegarra-Navarro, J. G., Garcia-Perez, A. & Wensley, A. 1 Feb 2019 In : Tourism Management. 70, p. 381-389 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development

Unveiling the potential of ITS: Market research analysis

Zaldivar, I., Corral, V., Anoyrkati, E., Bojkova, V., Leal, X., Avarello, A. & Garcia-Perez, A. 1 Jan 2019 Data Analytics: Paving the Way to Sustainable Urban Mobility - Proceedings of 4th Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility CSUM2018. Springer-Verlag London Ltd, p. 233-240 8 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 879)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding


An effective approach to collaborative knowledge creation in the manufacturing industry

Jahantab, M. M. & Garcia-Perez, A. 1 Jan 2018 Proceedings of the 19th European Conference on Knowledge Management (ECKM 2018). Bolisani , E., Di Maria , E. & Scarso , E. (eds.). Academic Conferences and Publishing International Ltd. , Vol. 1, p. 351-360 10 p. (Proceedings of the European Conference on Knowledge Management, ECKM)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding

Manufacturing industries
Knowledge creation
3 Citations

Building affective commitment in a financial institution through an ambidexterity context

Cegarra-Navarro, J. G., Jiménez-Jiménez, D., García-Pérez, A. & Del Giudice, M. Jan 2018 In : European Business Review. 30, 1, p. 2-25 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Financial institutions
Affective commitment
Financial sector

Activities 2012 2017

  • 8 Participation in conference

International Naval Engineering Conference

Garcia-Perez, A. (Speaker), Michael Thurlbeck (Speaker), Eddie How (Speaker)
16 May 201718 May 2017

Activity: Participation in conference

16th European Conference on Knowledge Management

Garcia-Perez, A. (Chair)
1 Sep 20162 Sep 2016

Activity: Participation in conference

International Conference on Knowledge Management

Garcia-Perez, A. (Chair)
10 Oct 201611 Oct 2016

Activity: Participation in conference

16th European Conference on Knowledge Management

Garcia-Perez, A. (Convenor)
1 Sep 20162 Sep 2016

Activity: Participation in conference

7th European Conference on Intellectual Capital (ECIC 2015)

Garcia-Perez, A. (Convenor)
9 Apr 201510 Apr 2015

Activity: Participation in conference


Best Presentation/Paper Award

Abdallah Abu Madi (Recipient), Dongmei Cao (Recipient), Alexeis Garcia-Perez (Recipient) & Qile He (Recipient), 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Business process management