Dr Richard Whaley is Director of the Business Trends Library. He was formerly Head of Business Research for McCorquodale & Company Ltd, responsible for opportunity seeking and Long Range Planning. While in Management Development with the International Publishing Corporation, he was involved in the introduction of Corporate Planning, and developing scenarios for Communications. After gaining a Ph.D. in Physics in 1967 he went into scientific publishing. Here he was responsible for the conception and development of the international journal Futures. Since then he has been involved with the analysis and forecasting of the business environment, and its use in business development.
He served as Chairman of the Business Environment Study Group of the Strategic Planning Society, London, and on the Society's Executive. He is a notable archaeologist and historian, and has served as Chairman of the Hampshire Archaeological Committee.
Dr R H G Whaley
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