Nicholas Theodorakopoulos

Nicholas Theodorakopoulos

Nicholas Theodorakopoulos is Professor of Entrepreneurship Development and Head of Work and Organisational Psychology Department at Aston Business School.  He is Director of the Aston Centre for People and Organisations, Academic Deputy Director of the Goldman Sachs ’10,000 Small Businesses Programme’.

He has received funding from various organisations, including ESRC, ERDF, Department for Business, Innovation & Skills, Equality and Human Rights Commission, Leicestershire Learning and Skills Council, Centre for Enterprise and UK Trade and Investment to examine entrepreneurship in different contexts and has managed successfully research teams to deliver high quality output. Apart from contributing to a number of books and special issues as a guest editor, his papers have been published in a wide range of academic journals.

Research Interests:

  • Entrepreneurial Learning and Innovation
  • Strategic Entrepreneurship and Change
  • Diverse Entrepreneurship and Inclusive Procurement


Work and Organisational Psychology Department