Staff

CIEU has a team of four experts in the entrepreneurship field.

Andreu Turró (Research Fellow and Scientific committee member)
Assistant Professor at the Utrecht University School of Economics (the Netherlands). He received a Ph.D. (International Doctorate in Entrepreneurship and Management -IDEM) from Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). He has a double degree in Business Administration and Market Research by the UAB and a Master in Marketing Management by ESADE Business School. His research is focused on conditioning factors for corporate entrepreneurship from a quantitative analysis. He has various academic papers in this research field. Currently he is participating in various Spanish and international projects on this topic. His web page.
Sebastian Aparicio (Research Fellow)
Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship & Innovation, and Researcher of the Department of Business at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). Currently he is Ph.D. candidate in the International Doctorate in Entrepreneurship and Management (IDEM) at UAB. He has a Bachelor degree in Economics from Universidad de Antioquia (Colombia), a M.Sc. in Economics from Universidad EAFIT (Colombia) and a M.Phil. in Applied Research in Economics & Business -MAREB- from UAB. His research is focused on conditioning factors for entrepreneurial activity and its effects on economic growth and development. He has various academic papers in this research field. Currently he is Researcher at CIEU. His web page.
Maria Noguera (Scientific committee member)
Head and Professor at l’Escola Universitària de Turisme i Direcció Hotelera at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). She received a Ph.D. (International Doctorate in Entrepreneurship and Management -IDEM) from UAB. Her research areas are focused on entrepreneurship, especifically on those environmental factors affecting female entrepreneurship from the institutional approach. She has various academic papers in this research field. Additionally, she has been part of Centre d’Iniciatives Emprenedores (CIEU) since its foundation, participating activelly in new business creation projects. Her web page.
David Urbano (Director)
Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Department of Business (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona-UAB). He has a Ph.D. (European Doctoral Programme in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management, UAB/Växjö University -Sweden), a M.Sc. in Social and Cultural Anthropology (UAB) and a B.A. in Economics (UAB). His research is focused on the analysis of conditioning factors to entrepreneurship in different contexts, using the institutional approach as theoretical framework. He has several scholarly international publications and he is currently participating in various international and Spanish research projects in this field. His web page.

Administrative staff: Neus Güell i Marta Sieso

Manager FUAB:  Montserrat Balagueró

In addition, since CIEU's creation, several collaborators have contributed and participated in different projects:

Claudia Álvarez (co-founder), Eduardo Gómez, Núria Toledano, Francesc Uroz, Marc Bernadich, Elisabet Ferri and Victor Querol.

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