Imperial College London


Business School

Senior Teaching Fellow



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Harveen is a Senior Teaching Fellow in Entrepreneurship at Imperial College Business School. She is also an alum of the Business School having completed her PhD in Entrepreneurship here in 2007. She currently teaches entrepreneurship and strategy, as well as conducting research on entrepreneurship coaching. She was globally recongised as one of the Top 40 Under 40 Business School Professors globally by Poets&Quants in 2019.

Her prior experience includes founding and managing VIS-3, which provided entrepreneurship programme design and coaching services to clients including Oxford University Innovation, Royal Academy of Engineering and University of Amsterdam. She worked on the UK government's graduate entrepreneurs programme with PA Consulting Group, where she managed a portfolio of 25 startups to raise £4.97mn in equity investment.

Harveen was formerly a Lecturer in Entrepreneurship and Strategy at Royal Holloway University of London. She also taught entrepreneurship on the LSE Summer School and holds an MSc in Bioinformatics and BSc in Biology with Business Studies.

She is a mentor and judge for startup programmes including MassChallenge and Shell LiveWIRE.