Entrepreneurship for Growth

Project: Research

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This project investigates how leadership strategies and professional advisory boards impact new ventures' value and job creation. Central to new ventures' growth opportunities are the skills a new ventures obtains through the people in leadership and boards of directors. Industriens Fond has supported Aalborg University and Aarhus University with 2.2 million. DKK to develop knowledge of how successful entrepreneurial teams and boards of directors are composed and shed light on the skills that must be present for a new busines to scale up and grow. The project is carried out in direct cooperation between research, entrepreneurs and major organizations in business. The project will ideally result in guidelines for who should be part of the entrepreneurial team and who should be appointed in the advisory board in the early startup phases in order to scale up and accelarate growth.
Effective start/end date01/04/201401/04/2016

    Research areas

  • Entrepreneurship, Growth, Board composition


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