Job: Professor of Strategic Management
Faculty: Business and Law
School/department: Leicester Castle Business School
Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH
T: +44 (0)116 207 8167
Felix Arndt is the Faculty Head of Research Students in the Faculty of Business and Law. He is a member of the Center of Enterprise and Innovation. Felix's research takes place on the intersection between Strategy, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation. Currently, most of his work focuses on two larger areas:
i) Industry Evolution: He is interested how technology, digitalization, and organizational process change industries and how new industries emerge as a result.
ii) Challenged-based Entrepreneurship: How do entrepreneurs overcome challenges. Felix is particularly interested in socio-economic contexts (Africa) and personal characteristics (disability)
The Centre for Enterprise and Innovation (CEI)
Evolutionary Theory, Behavioral Theory, Capabilities, Dynamic Capabilities, Absorptive Capacity, Emerging Economies, China, India, Entrepreneurship, Opportunities, Challenged-based view of entrepreneurship, contested industries, collaborative workspaces, Technology, Innovation, Digitalization, Sport.
Strategic Management, Innovation Management, Entrepreneurship, International Business
Lifetime Scholar of the Entrepreneurship Research Society
Service Award of the Academy of Management OMT Research Committee
Best paper and best reviewer awards of AoM, BAM, ANZAM, EAM
Editorial Board of the Journal of Management
Associate Editor of the Journal of Management and Organization
Associate Editor of Business Ethics: A European Review
AoM, ANZAM, BAM, SMS
Lego Serious Play Facilitator
Felix regularly consults start-ups, SMEs, and large companies in relations to their strategy, strategy execution and innovation management as well as use of corporate / collaborative workspaces.
Felix currently supervises several doctoral students.
Felix held major grants from the main bodies in Switzerland, China, the UK.
Felix holds an international patent
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