Petteri Leppänen, M.Sc.

Office hours: upon appointment
petteri.leppaenen@tum.de

Research Interests

New venture creation, process, and strategy
Interdependency and complementarity of organizational design choices
Organization theory, in particular configurations and behavioral theory of the firm
Research methods, especially fuzzy set qualitative comparative analysis (fsQCA)

Academic Background

06/2014 - present
PhD Candidate in Strategic Entrepreneurship,
Technical University of Munich, Germany

01/2019 - 08/2019
Visiting PhD scholar at Stern School of Business,
New York University, USA

10/2016 - 03/2017
Visiting PhD scholar at Lee Kong Chian School of Business,
Singapore Management University, Singapore

08/2006 - 06/2012
BSc and MSc in Economics and Business Administration,
Turku School of Economics, Finland

10/2007 - 07/2008
Exchange studies at BSc and MSc level,
Ludwig-Maximilian University, Germany

Professional Background

06/2014 - present
Research Assistant, Professorship of Strategic Entrepreneurship (Prof. Alexy),
Technical University of Munich

05/2015 - 10/2016
Fellow in Knowledge Groups,
UnternehmerTUM, Center for Innovation and Business Creation at TUM

07/2011 - 05/2014
Fontin & Company Management Consulting, Munich

05/2010 - 12/2010
Research Institute for Project-Based Industry, Turku

Books / Book Sections

  • Leppänen, Petteri; McKenny, Aaron; Short, Jeremy: Qualitative comparative analysis in entrepreneurship: Exploring the approach and noting opportunities for the future. In: Research Methodology in Strategy and Management. Emerald Publishing, 2019 mehr… BibTeX

Conferences

  • Leppänen, Petteri & Stuhler, Ilona: Top management team composition and new ventures’ IPO performance: A fuzzy set approach. East Coast Doctoral Consortium, 2019Columbia University, New York City, USA mehr… BibTeX
  • Leppänen, Petteri & Stuhler, Ilona: Top management team composition and new ventures’ IPO performance: A fuzzy set approach. 79th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, 2019Boston, USA mehr… BibTeX
  • Leppänen, Petteri; McKenny, Aaron; Short, Jeremy: Qualitative comparative analysis in entrepreneurship: Exploring the approach and noting opportunities for the future. Strategic Management Society Annual Conference, 2018Paris, France mehr… BibTeX
  • Leppänen, Petteri: A fuzzy set approach to business model design and strategy. 77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, 2017Atlanta, USA mehr… BibTeX
  • Leppänen, Petteri: A fuzzy set approach to business model design and strategy. DRUID Annual Conference, 2017New York City, USA mehr… BibTeX
  • Leppänen, Petteri; Reetz, David K.: The emergence of organizational configurations. Strategic Management Society Annual Conference, 2017Houston, USA mehr… BibTeX
  • Leppänen, Petteri: A fuzzy set approach to business model design and strategy. Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Consortium, 2017Bath, UK mehr… BibTeX
  • Leppänen, Petteri: Interdependency and complementarity of business model design themes and competitive strategies. Strategic Management Society Annual Conference, 2016Berlin, Germany mehr… BibTeX
  • Leppänen, Petteri; Reetz, D. K.: The emergence of business models: A configurational approach to new venture creation. Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference (BCERC), 2016Bodo, Norway mehr… BibTeX

Consortia

Doctoral Consortium of the OMT Division at Academy of Management Annual Meeting (2018). Chicago, USA.

Dissertation Consortium of the BPS Division at Academy of Management Annual Meeting (2017). Atlanta, USA.

Doctoral Consortium of the TIM Division at Academy of Management Annual Meeting (2016). Anaheim, USA.