Dr Endrit Kromidha is a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Entrepreneurship and Innovation. His research interests relate to digital platforms for entrepreneurship, project management, crowdfunding, collaborative innovation and access to finance. He has published in number of journals including Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, Government Information Quarterly and Journal of Management Inquiry and received grants from a number of institutions such as the British Council / Newton Fund, the Soros Open Society Foundation. Endrit has extensive experience in MBA, postgraduate and undergraduate programme leadership and teaching on entrepreneurship and innovation in the UK, Singapore and Hong Kong. he is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), a Fellow of the British Higher Education Academy and a Member of the British Academy of Management with prior industry experience in banking, civil society organisations and e-business.
Dr Armiyash Nurmagambetova (L. Gumilyov Eurasian National University) is a Associate Professor, Head of Centre Entrepreneurship CACTLE. Her research interests are in social entrepreneurship, business administration and business planning
Levent Altinay is Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship and the Editor-in-Chief of The Service Industries Journal (SSCI indexed). Altinay’s research interests are in the areas of entrepreneurship, strategic alliances and international business. Using primarily qualitative methods as well as mixed methods, he is particularly interested in how entrepreneurs start up and develop their businesses and how firms establish partnerships internationally.