Departmental Responsabilities

  • Teaching applied excercises in ''Strategic Management'' (Bachelor)
  • Facilitating case study sessions in ''Corporate Strategy'' (Master)
  • Coaching scientific writing in Proseminar, Seminar, Bachelor and Master theses



Conferences & Doctoral Consortium

  • European Academy of Management (EURAM), Lisbon, Portugal (2019)
  • Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference (BCERC), Boston, USA (2019)
    This research project has been elected as one of the top 40 papers presented at BCERC and was published in the Journal Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research (FER, 2019)
  • Doctoral Consortium Participant at Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference (BCERC), Boston, USA (2019)
    Elected as one of the 20 most promising doctoral students worldwide in the field of entrepreneurship
  • Academy of Management (AOM), Chicago, USA (2018)

Academic Career

  • PhD at the Department of Management at the University of Bern (2016-2020)
    Doctoral Thesis: Exploring Internal Corporate Venture Teams
  • Certificate of Advanced Studies in Higher Education (CAS) at the University of Bern (2019)
  • Master of Arts in Public Management and Policy at the Università della Svizzera Italiana in Lugano (2013-2015),
    Master Thesis: The Managerial Activities of the Network Manager - And the Impact on Firm Performance 
  • Summer Schools at the Executive Master in Humanitarian Logistics and Management in Humanitarian Problem Solving Lab and Games for Humanitarian and Development Work at the Università della Svizzera Italiana (2014)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication Science with minor in Management & Economics and Film Studies at the University of Zürich (2010-2013)

Working Experience

  • Internship at the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in Botswana and Mozambique (2015), Consultant in Communication Strategy Creation on Disaster Risk Reduction and Prepardness
  • Research assistant at the Instituto di Economia Politica (IdEP) at the Università della Svizzera Italiana in Lugano (2014-2015)
  • Public relations assistant at the Language exchange agency Boa Lingua in Zug (2011-2012)
  • Journalist and Photographer at the local newspaper Zuger Presse in Zug (2010-2012)

Research Interest

  • Understanding how Internal Corporate Venture Teams function and what is needed for them to excell in todays dynamic business landscape
  • Contributing to the enhancement of transparency in meta-analytic research by developing novel and practice-oriented methodological guidelines
  • Discover what failure is in the eyes of entrepreneurs