Tim Meyer, Ph.D.

Tim Meyer is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Institute for Strategy, Technology and Organization (ISTO) of LMU Munich School of Management.

He holds a PhD in Business Administration and Management from Bocconi University, as well as master’s degrees in engineering from RWTH Aachen and Tsinghua University.

His research focuses on how digital platforms affect the performance and competitive relationships of companies, and how digital platforms can benefit from the products and services that complementors make available on them. He studies these questions across various settings, such as news media, the hotel industry and digital currencies.


  • DRUID, Copenhagen, 2021

  • Platform Strategy Research Symposium, Boston/virtual, 2021

  • AoM Annual Meeting, Chicago, 2018, Boston, 2019, virtual, 2021

  • SMS Special Conference on Sharing Strategies for the Connected World, Oslo, 2018 

  • AoM Specialized Conference on Big Data and Managing in a Digital Economy, Surrey, 2018


  • Two Sides of the Same Coin? Decentralized versus Proprietary Blockchains and the Performance of Digital Currencies (with Carmelo Cennamo and Cecilia Marchesi). Academy of Management Discoveries, 6/3 (2020), 382-405.

Team 2021

Tobias Kretschmer


Jennie Humphreys

Jörg Claussen

Giulia Solinas

Tim Meyer

Joy Wu

Johannes Loh

Maren Mickeler

Sebastian Geiger

Alexey Rusakov