Centre for Entrepreneurship

Chareen von Kolpinski

Charleen holds a Dual Degree Master of Science in Innovation Management, Entrepreneurship & Sustainability from the Technische Universität Berlin and graduated Cum Laude from the partner University of Twente with a Master of Science in Business Administration. She worked on several research projects on business models in a circular economy at ESCP Business School Berlin and urban sustainable mobility using artificial intelligence at TU Berlin.
She has been a doctoral student at the Chair of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management since October 2021. Her research focuses on topics related to the circular economy and sustainable entrepreneurship. In particular, the social dimension of sustainability in the circular economy is an interesting research fields for her. Her main focus is on business models that bring sustainability and circularity into everyday business life and can be implemented easily, especially by smaller companies and start-ups.


von Kolpinski, C., Yazan, D. M., & Fraccascia, L. (2022). The impact of internal company dynamics on sustainable circular business development: Insights from circular startups. Business Strategy and the Environment, 1– 20. https://doi.org/10.1002/bse.3228


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