Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship

The Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship is a leading innovative institution that develops and disseminates expertise in corporate business models, development and growth.

The Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship is characterised by a dynamic and supportive research culture, with the ambition to impact research and practice both nationally and internationally.

Active research areas include value creation, technology strategy, international business, entrepreneurship, innovation, networks and inter-organisational relations, organisation design, strategic leadership, collaborative and knowledge-based strategy and competitiveness.

The Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship is well connected internationally, with collaboration projects, weekly research seminars, and presence at leading conferences.

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Thomas Hoholm

Head of Department Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship +4746410619


Anne Zimarseth Lenæs
Head of Administration

E-mail: anne.z.lenas@bi.no
Administration: +47 46 41 06 43

BI Norwegian Business School
Nydalsveien 37
N-0484 Oslo

Swith board: +47 46 41 00 00

The Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship holds endowed professorships sponsored by the business community. Endowed professorships drive BI to maintain communication with key players in the Norwegian business industry and has resulted in several relevant business programmes and research projects for the involved enterprises.

  • Tom Wilhelmsen’s foundation professorship - Professor Randi Lunnan.
  • Professorship of efficient building processes - Professor Ragnhild Kvålshaugen.

Wilhelmsen donates NOK 11.7 million to BI for research on ocean business

Shipowner Tom Wilhelmsen’s Foundation continues financing their endowed professorship at BI for a 5-year period, adding a new PhD position.


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