PhD (City University of Hong Kong), MBE (Steinbeis University of Berlin)
Frederik is a Senior Research Fellow with a passion for entrepreneurship and innovation. He conducts evidence-based research on relevant topics and shares his knowledge with other people and organizations to help them succeed.
Most of Frederik’s current research focuses on digital entrepreneurship – the creation of new businesses based on digital technologies – and digital innovation – the creation of new products, processes, and services based on digital technologies. He works on these topics together with organizations of all sizes – from small start-ups to large corporations.
Frederik received his PhD from City University of Hong Kong for his work on the influence of business accelerator networks on the performance of high-tech start-ups. Before joining City University, he worked as a business intelligence consultant at Hewlett-Packard and as a customer relationship management specialist at IBM.
- von Briel FT, Davidsson P, Recker JC, (2018) Digital technologies as external enablers of new venture creation in the IT hardware sector, Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice p47-69
- Davidsson P, Recker JC, von Briel FT, (2018) External enablement of new venture creation: A framework, The Academy of Management Perspectives
- von Briel FT, Recker JC, Davidsson P, (2018) Not all digital venture ideas are created equal: Implications for venture creation processes, The Journal of Strategic Information Systems p278-295