Wim Naudé (W.A.)
Wim Naudé is Professor of Business and Entrepreneurship.
Development economics, entrepreneurship, technological innovation and occupational choice; Strategic management and quality assurance in higher education.
Professional career history
Wim Naudé is currently Visiting Professor in Technology, Innovation, Marketing and Entrepreneurship (TIME) at RWTH Aachen University, as well as Academic Visitor at Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford. Previously he has been Senior Research Fellow at UNU-WIDER in Helsinki, Finland; Professor at North-West University in South Africa; Research Officer and Lecturer at the University of Oxford, and Senior Associate Member of St. Antony's College, Oxford. He is policy advisor to a number of international organizations on issues of global development. He has been in management and leadership positions in higher education since the mid-1990s including being Director of Research at North-West University in South Africa and the Dean of Maastricht School of Management.