Matthias Tietz

Professor of Entrepreneurship at IE University

Matthias Tietz

Matthias Tietz joined IE as Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship. He earned his PhD from the Ivey Business School. His research focuses on entrepreneurship, organizational level, organizational behavior, and corporate strategy.

Professor Matthias’s scholarly work is published in academic outlets such as The Journal of Small Business Management, Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research, The Case Research Journal, or Small Business Economics, Ivey Business Journal, IESE Insights and the Economist. Professor Matthias regularly presents at international conferences in the fields of entrepreneurship and strategy, including the Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference and The Academy of Management Annual Meetings.

Matthias consulted with several companies in Europe, Asia, and South America, mostly in the domains of HR and turnaround management. Among other companies, Professor Matthias worked with DHL, Henkel, Sulzer Engineering, and P&G. He led executive education seminars for managers in China, Macedonia, Spain, Portugal, and Russia. He has also done pro bono projects with rural entrepreneurs in Peru.

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