» Asli Kozan

Asli Kozan

Associate Professor of Strategic Management


2014: Ph.D. in Strategy and Business Policy, HEC Paris, France

2006: M.A. in European Integration, University of Essex, UK

Research Areas

Non-market Strategies, Firm's Political Connections, Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability, Cross-sectoral Partnerships

Teaching Areas

Strategy, International Business, Business & Government


Email: asli.kozan@ipag.fr

Phone: +33 1 5363 3600

Campus: Paris


Asli Kozan is an Associate Professor of Strategic Management at IPAG Business School in Paris. She is also an affiliated member of the Society and Organizations (SnO) Research Institute at HEC Paris, from where she holds a PhD degree in Strategy and Business Policy. She is interested in performance implications of firms’ non-market strategies, such as political strategies and ESG strategies. She has experience in executive training (government officials, company executives, …), freelance consultancy (foreign market entry, sustainability, …), and project coordination (EU projects). Her work is published in peer reviewed journals such as International Management, M@n@gement, Critical Perspectives in International Business, and is regularly presented at renowned international conferences: Strategic Management Society (SMS), Academy of Management (AOM), Academy of International Business (AIB), and European Academy of Management (EURAM). Dr. Kozan received in 2017 the Most Inspirational Paper and Best Paper in Strategic Management awards of the EURAM for her research work.

Nespoli, C., Kozan, A., Scuotto, V. and  del Giudice, M. (2022). Aimage’s entrepreneurial value creation and crowdfunding: Entrepreneurship in times of crisis, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 23 (2), 76-85.

Kozan, A. (2021). The Nasty Face of the Liability of Foreignness: MNCs and Rent Extraction. Critical Perspectives in International Business, in press (doi: 10.1108/cpoib-10-2018-0074).

Touboul, S., & Kozan, A. (2020). You Cannot Hide Forever Luke: Understanding the Strategic Use of Sustainability Disclosure in the Short and Long Term. M@n@gement, 23(1), 19-37.

Garrette, B., Kozan, A. & Roulet, T. (2015). Défis au bas de la pyramide. Management International, 19 (3), 65-82.

Current position: Associate professor & Head of International Business Major (MBA program) at IPAG Business School, Paris

Since 2016: Visiting Professor at Hanoi School of Business, Hanoi

2014-2021: Assistant Professor at Ipag Business School, Paris

2010-2012 : Lecturer (ATER), Paris-Sorbonne University (Paris IV), Paris

2008-2014: PhD Fellow, Lecturer, Research and Teaching Assistant, HEC Paris