Costas Andriopoulos is a Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Cass Business School, City University London. Prior to this, he held academic appointments at the University of Strathclyde Business School (Strathclyde University); University of Aberdeen Business School (University of Aberdeen), Brunel Business School (Brunel University) and Cardiff Business School (Cardiff University). He also holds visiting posts in the UK (Said Business School, University of Oxford), France (Grenoble Ecole De Management) and India (Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad). He holds a B.Sc. in Business Administration, an MSc in Human Resource Management and a PhD in Marketing/Strategy.
His main teaching and research interests lie in the areas of strategy, organizational ambidexterity, innovation management and entrepreneurship. He has published widely in these fields and his articles have appeared in Organization Science, Human Relations, California Management Review, European Journal of Information Systems, Long Range Planning, European Journal of Marketing, International Small Business Journal among others. He serves on the editorial and advisory boards of several scholarly academic and practitioner-focused journals, such as Long Range Planning, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation and the Creative Industries Journal.
He is an active member of the Academy of Management (US), Strategic Management Society (US) and the European Marketing Academy. He has engaged in several major consulting projects in both public and private sectors (e.g. Financial Services, New Product Development, Oil and High-Tech firms) and has led management development and training courses for business executives on the themes of strategic management, competitive strategy, innovation management in various countries including the U.K., France, Greece and in the Middle East.