Anne ter Wal
Associate Professor of Technology and Innovation Management, Imperial College Business School
Often in collaboration with leading multinational companies and start-ups, Anne's research focuses on the role of networks in innovation and entrepreneurship. He studies how individuals access new knowledge and ideas through networks within and between organizations and the challenges they face when seeking to apply these ideas to the creation of novel products and services. He leads a large-scale EU-funded research project into entrepreneurial networking, studying how networking enables entrepreneurs to build valuable networks that help them achieve business and innovation success. Anne holds a PhD degree in Economic Geography from Utrecht University in the Netherlands.