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Maximilian Weis

Maximilian Weis

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Maximilian Weis joined the Institute for Organization Design as a research and teaching associate for his PhD studies in October 2017.

Maximilian received his M.Sc. in Economic Growth, Innovation and Spatial Dynamics from Lund University in Sweden. In his master´s thesis he focused on business models and business model innovation in social entrepreneurship. He obtained his bachelor´s degree in Economic Geography and Business Administration at Goethe University Frankfurt in Germany and Groningen University in the Netherlands.

Maximilian gained practical experience working in start-up and economic consulting at the Frankfurt Economic Development GmbH as well as at the consulting firm of the German Institute for Economic Research, DIW Econ in Berlin. Moreover, he worked on several development programs in New Zealand and South Africa. In addition, Maximilian collected practical experience in internships and part-times jobs in the food industries, IT community and public sector.

In his research, he investigates how organizations can reconcile short- and long-term strategic goals.


  • Strategic Organization Design

  • Cases in Strategy & Organization

  • Project Course “Strategy & Organization”

Where to find me:
Address:Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU)
Welthandelsplatz 1,
Building D5
1020 Vienna
Room:D5 4.018
Office hours:please inquire by email