Dr Kun Fu

Research Fellow, Imperial College London

Kun's recent work investigates the impact of the knowledge base of industrial clusters on innovation performance of start-up firms and national institutions, such as IPR regime and competition policy on the emergence of technology entrepreneurship.

Contact Details

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Telephone:0207 594 6427

Research Themes

  • Ambition
  • Finance and Governance Research Theme

Biography

Dr Kun Fu joined ERC in Spring 2013 working as a Research Fellow at Imperial College Business School. Previously she worked in the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Group at Imperial College Business School as a Research Associate after being awarded a PhD degree in Business Administration and Management at Bocconi University.  At the ERC Kun is working with Professors Mike Wright and Erkko Autio.

Her recent work has investigated the impact of the knowledge base of industrial clusters on innovation performance of start-up firms and national institutions, such as IPR regime and competition policy on the emergence of technology entrepreneurship. She is working with Professor Erkko Autio investigating how entrepreneurs react to their contexts and examines the outcomes of this process such as firm creation, growth aspiration, innovation, and internationalization, and with Professors Mike Wright and Nick Wilson on the role of board directors and the performance of firms with different ownership structures.