Eric Pezet is Professor of Human Resource Management and Organisation Studies at the University of Paris. Eric was formerly director of the CEROS research group and President of the Association of History of Management and Organization (Business History Association of France). He is currently a co-editor of Personnel Review and a co-founder of Paris Research in Norms, Management and Law (Primal). He is the author of four academic books, several refereed book chapters and has published numerous reviewed papers in international journals, including: Organisation, Urban Studies, JBE, Accounting, Organizations and Society, Critical Perspectives on Accounting, and others. His most recent book (with co-author, Alan McKinley), on Foucault and managerial governmentality was published in (2017). Prior to returning to academia, Professor Pezet was a senior manager in HRM in the private sector.