Faculty

Prof. Dr. Anne Tryba

MBS Anne Tryba


Dr. Anne Tryba, Professor for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, is Academic Program Director of the Master Innovation and Entrepreneurship program at Munich Business School. During her career, she worked in strategy consulting for several years, followed by positions as Senior Marketing and Senior Transformation Manager at Telefónica Germany. She was also co-founder of a Premium Fashion Startup. Professor Dr. Tryba studied Business Administration at Technische Universität Freiberg and did her doctorate at Universität Luxembourg in business administration with a focus on entrepreneurship. She has been working in higher education in the fields of entrepreneurship and innovation for over five years, including a postdoctoral position at the TUM Entrepreneurship Research Institute of the Technical University of Munich.

At MBS: Professor for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Academic Director Master Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Courses: Master Innovation and Entrepreneurship, MBA General Management

Focus: Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Publications

Tryba, A., & Fletcher, D. (2019). How shared pre-start-up moments of transition and cognitions contextualize effectual and causal decisions in entrepreneurial teams. Small Business Economics, 1-24.

Tryba, A. (2017). Venture creation by teams: How joint pre-founding circumstances imprint on effectual decision-making. In Academy of Management Proceedings (Vol. 2017, No. 1, p. 13570). Academy of Management, Atlanta, U.S.

Conferences

Tryba, A., & Block, J. (2019). Shared vision and entrepreneurial team member exits and entries: The role of joint work history. 23rd Annual Interdisciplinary Conference on Entrepreneurship and Innovation (G-Forum), Vienna, Austria.

Tryba, A., & Block, J. (2019). Shared vision and founding team reconfigurations: The role of prior work relations. 79th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Boston, U.S.

Tryba, A., & Preller, R. (2019). Shared vision and resource reconfigurations in entrepreneurial teams: The moderating role of joint work history. Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference (BCERC), Boston, U.S

Tryba, A., Patzelt, H., & Breugst, N. (2018). Tapping the potential of diverse founding teams for firm growth: The role of new venture activities. 78th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Chicago, U.S.

Tryba, A., & Breugst, N. (2018). How should entrepreneurial teams behave to achieve firm growth? Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference (BCERC), Waterford, Ireland.

Tryba, A., Patzelt, H., & Breugst, N. (2018). Unlocking the potential of educationally diverse founding teams for firm growth: The moderating role of new venture activities. Journal of Management Studies Diversity Perspective on Management Conference, Boston, U.S.

Tryba, A. (2017). Should entrepreneurial teams plan or experiment? The interplay of early behavior, diversity and young firm growth. 21th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference on Entrepreneurship and Innovation (G-Forum), Wuppertal, Germany.

Tryba, A. (2017). Should entrepreneurial teams plan or experiment? The interplay of early behavior, diversity and young firm growth. IESEG Entrepreneurial Team Workshop, Paris, France.

Tryba, A (2017). Venture creation by teams: How joint pre-founding circumstances imprint on effectual decision-making. 77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Atlanta, U.S.

Consortia & Awards

International PhD Workshop on Entrepreneurship and Innovation, International ZEW Conference on Dynamics of Entrepreneurship, 2016 (Mannheim, Germany)

ECSB Doctoral Seminar on Entrepreneurship, Research on Entrepreneurship Conference, 2014 (Luxembourg)

Best Reviewer Award Entrepreneurship Division, Academy of Management, 2017 (Atlanta, U.S.)