Strategy, Enterprise and Innovation

Professor Cees van Beers

  • Role Title: Visiting Professor
  • Address: Richmond Building Portland Street Portsmouth PO1 3DE
  • Telephone: 023 92 844060 or +31 15 27 89031
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  • Department: Strategy, Enterprise and Innovation
  • Faculty: Portsmouth Business School


I am professor of Innovation Management and Head of the section Technology, Strategy and Entrepreneurship at Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands . I hold a doctorate in economics (Ph.D) from the Free University Amsterdam. I also worked at the University of Leiden, the Institute for Research on Public Expenditure in the Hague and as associate professor on innovation economics.


Research focus is on the impact of Information Technology investments and -adoption on firm’s productivity and innovation performance, entrepreneurship and export behavior, government policy failures and sustainability.