About me

Christoph_CBS_HomepageI am a Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Department of Strategy and Innovation at Copenhagen Business School (CBS). I am also the Academic Director of the MSc program concentration “Management of Innovation and Business Development”. Prior to joining CBS in 2010, I worked as a Senior Researcher at ZEW – Centre for European Economic Research in Mannheim (Germany). I hold a PhD in management from WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management – in Vallendar (Germany) and master degrees in management and political sciences. My research is concerned with firm innovation strategies, industry-science linkages, and the strategic use of intellectual property rights. I have published in journals such as the Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Management Studies, and Research Policy. I am affiliated with DRUID – the Danish Research Unit on Industrial Dynamics and with ZEW – Centre for European Economic Research. Moreover, I am the editor-in-chief of the journal Industry and Innovation.