Assistant Professor, Unit Coordinator

Dr. Arne Kroeger is Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Aalto University School of Business in Helsinki, Finland. He has also worked as an investment analyst for Ananda Ventures, Munich, for four years and still consults the fund on impact assessments of potential and current investments. Arne has participated in research projects in cooperation with the Bertelsmann Foundation and the World Bank Group. In the context of his research, he spent two months in Singapore with Impact Investment Exchange Asia. His research focuses on how (social) entrepreneurial activities and funding can address societal grand challenges (hunger, poverty, social inequality, climate change, etc.) and how they can be measured and assessed. His research has been published in outlets such as The Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management Studies and others. Arne is Associate Editor of the Journal of Social Entrepreneurship. He also served as a reviewer for The Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of Business Venturing and others.