Hakan Özalp, Ph.D.

Hakan Ozalp is Assistant Professor of Strategy at the Amsterdam Business School of University of Amsterdam. He held positions at Leeds University Business School and at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam previously. He was a Postdoc at LMU Institute for Strategy, Technology, and Organization between 2016-2017.


He holds a PhD in Business Administration and Management and an MSc in Economics and Management of Innovation and Technology from the Bocconi University. His research explores the antecedents and the impact of industrial and technological change on platform ecosystems, firms, and innovation-based competition taking place within these ecosystems. His work has been published in Information Systems Research, Journal of Management Studies, California Management Review, and MIS Quarterly Executive, among others.

Team 2021

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