Vasilis Theoharakis

Marketing, Entrepreneurship

B.Eng. (honors), State University of New York at Stony Brook; MSc, Polytechnic University of New York; MBA (with distinction), New York University; PhD, University of Warwick

Dr Theoharakis is Associate Professor of Marketing and Entrepreneurship at ALBA Graduate Business School at the American College of Greece and Senior Lecturer at Aston Business School, Aston University, UK. His research and teaching interests focus on strategic marketing, new product development and entrepreneurship. He is the Chairman of the board for the European Business Plan of the Year Competition. In the past he taught at the University of California, Berkeley Extension and at Golden Gate University, and spent several years in Silicon Valley as an entrepreneur and intrapreneur serving at senior level marketing positions. His research has appeared in leading academic publications and he is among the most downloaded authors worldwide on the Social Science Research Network (SSRN).