Author: Justin W. Webb
Desirée Pacheco is Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship at IESE Business School. Prior to her doctoral studies, Professor Pacheco worked as a management and technology consultant with Accenture. Dr. Pacheco’s research interests relate to the interface between institutions, entrepreneurship, and firm strategy. She applies these areas of research to the study of sustainable business.
Angelique Slade Shantz is an Assistant Professor of Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Management at the Alberta School of Business, University of Alberta. Her research interests broadly focus on the role of business in addressing grand challenges, predominantly occurring at the intersection of entrepreneurship and poverty alleviation.
Geoffrey M Kistruck is Professor; RBC Chair in Social Innovation & Impact at Schulich School of Business at York University. His primary research interests involve social entrepreneurship and innovation on the part of for-profit and nonprofit organizations, principally within the context of poverty alleviation efforts in least-developed markets.
Justin W. Webb is the Belk Distinguished Professor of Business Innovation in the Belk College of Business at The University of North Carolina at Charlotte. His research interests include understanding the contextual and individual influences on the entrepreneurship process, market-based solutions to poverty in base-of-the-pyramid markets, entrepreneurship within the informal economy, and family firm dynamics.