Tina Saebi

Associate Professor Tina Saebi

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Strategy and Management
Organisation and Management


Tina Saebi joined the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) in 2012, first as a postdoctoral research fellow and later on as associate professor.

She is also theme leader at the Center for Service Innovation (CSI) for research on “best practices in business model innovation”. 

In addition to her research on business models and innovation, she teaches Master-level courses in international strategy.

She obtained her PhD from Maastricht University, School of Business and Economics in 2011. Her thesis investigated how firms can manage alliance portfolios successfully by developing alliance management capabilities.

She also gathered experience in working as a research fellow for EU-commissioned research projects on innovation and entrepreneurship as well as working as a lecturer at Maastricht University, where she also attained her integrated five year M.Sc. (bachelor’s & master's) degree in International Business Studies in 2005.

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Selected publications

Author(s) Title Publisher
Foss, Nicolai Juul; Saebi, Tina Business Models and Business Model Innovation: Between Wicked and Paradigmatic Problems Long range planning Volume 51 (1); page 9 - 21; 2018
Foss, Nicolai Juul; Saebi, Tina Business Models and Business Model Innovation: Bringing Organization into the Discussion Business Model Innovation: The Organizational Dimensions; page 1 - 24; 2015
Saebi, Tina Evolution, Adaptation or Innovation? A Contingency Framework on Business Model Dynamics Business Model Innovation: The Organizational Dimensions; page 145 - 168; 2015
Saebi, Tina; Foss, Nicolai Juul Business models for open innovation: Matching heterogenous open innovation strategies with business model dimensions European Management Journal Volume 33 (3); page 201 - 213; 2015
Saebi, Tina; Foss, Nicolai; Linder, Stefan Social Entrepreneurship Research: Past Achievements and Future Promises Journal of Management (26 pages); 2018
Singh, Krysta Alexa; Saebi, Tina What Is Stopping Norwegian Firms from Innovating Their Business Models? Magma - Tidsskrift for økonomi og ledelse (7); page 29 - 37; 2018
Saebi, Tina; Nysveen, Herbjørn; Hossain, Mohammad Touhid; Fjuk, Annita Designing experience-centric business models: what do they look like and how do they influence trust? Innovating for Trust; page 115 - 130; 2017
Adam, Sunniva; Saebi, Tina; Bücker, Christian; Desguin, Samuel; Vaage, Nicolai Madsen Å bli en aktør i den sirkulære økonomien: Hvordan designe en sirkulær forretningsmodell. Nye forretningsmodeller i handelen : innovasjon for en bærekraftig fremtid; page 67 - 81; 2017
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